(April 1968)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1968-02-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Miller
Color:
color comic
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Modern US
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Deadman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero; occult
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]
Reprints:

How Close To Me My Killer? (Table of Contents)

Deadman / comic story / 16.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; occult
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Riley; Cleveland Brand; Lita Brand (Cleveland's daughter); Alf Jackson (politician); Orry Kane
Synopsis:
Deadman discovers his brother is part of an operation that smuggles Mexicans over the border illegally.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

One page of sequence is a half page.

The Flashiest News of the Year (Table of Contents)

The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #178 [80 Page Giant #G-46]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

S.A. Letters / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Neal Telafor; Joyce Wakefield; Irving Heimer

Earth Victory -- By a Hair! (Table of Contents)

Space Museum / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Wrecker (Space-Marine) [General Howard Parker]; Tommy Parker; Admiral Ann "Blondy" Gordon
Synopsis:
Tommy Parker finds out the story behind the single blonde hair kept in the Space Museum and also learns the secret of his parents' marriage.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, July 2008.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams; Joe Kubert
Inks:
Neal Adams; Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
listing of DC comics on sale in late February and early March 1968

Indexer Notes

includes cover art for Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #116 and Our Army at War (DC, 1952 series) #193

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Deadman
  2. 1. How Close To Me My Killer?
    Deadman
  3. 2. The Flashiest News of the Year
    The Flash
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    S.A. Letters
  5. 4. Earth Victory -- By a Hair!
    Space Museum
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes