(September 1967)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb, May, Aug, and Nov
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
George Kashdan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Terrible Toymaster! (Table of Contents)

Dial H for Hero / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Astro [Robby Reed]; Gem Girl [Suzy]; Toymaster
Reprints:

You'll Have the K-raziest Time of Your Life... (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Jerry Lewis / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; house ad for The Adventures of Jerry Lewis (DC, 1957 series) #102, on sale July 11

The Terrible Toymaster (Table of Contents)

Dial H for Hero / comic story / 14.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robby Reed [as Velocity Kid, Astro]; Suzy [as Gem Girl]; Toymaster (villain)
Synopsis:
Suzy discovers Robby's secret and wants to use the H-Dial herself. She is transformed into Gem Girl and helps Robby defeat the Toymaster, but amnesia causes her to forget the experience later.
Reprints:
Keywords:
amnesia; toys

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

Get Set for an Electrifying Experience! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #77 [80 Page Giant #G-38], on sale June 29

He's More Fun Than a Ride on a Roller Coaster! (Table of Contents)

Leave It to Binky / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #70, on sale July 25

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dial L for Letters / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan ?
Pencils:
Ira Schnapp (logo illustration)
Inks:
Ira Schnapp (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Jack Walker; Alan Martin; Don Markstein; Steven Carlberg; Herman Reeves

The Manhunter Monster! (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; Marco Xavier]; Vulture (villains); Mr. V [Faceless] (villain)
Synopsis:
When Manhunter encounters monsters created by VULTURE, he transforms himself into a duplicate, then finds he is unable to change back.
Reprints:

["What are you bending that piece of wire for?"] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6555

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Leon Gamble of El Segundo, California

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Terrible Toymaster!
    Dial H for Hero
  2. 1. You'll Have the K-raziest Time of Your Life...
    The Adventures of Jerry Lewis
  3. 2. The Terrible Toymaster
    Dial H for Hero
  4. 3. Get Set for an Electrifying Experience!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  5. 4. He's More Fun Than a Ride on a Roller Coaster!
    Leave It to Binky
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Dial L for Letters
  7. 6. The Manhunter Monster!
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  8. 7. ["What are you bending that piece of wire for?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Bob Hughes
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