(August 1953)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Station G-H-O-S-T! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Line of Stars (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Station G-H-O-S-T! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Andrew Gill; Tom; Bold Eagle; Jeff; Timothy Gill (Ghost); Mr. Yorke; Eddie
Synopsis:
Andrew Gill wants to buy the house his ancestor supposedly haunts and uses some trickery on the current owner.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Mission of the Planet of Ice (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Popsicle; Major Mars / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Your turn to bat, Pud..."] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Fleer; Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Beauty and the Beast! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
Linda the lion tamer gets involved in the schemes of a criminal circus director. She is made to believe to inhabit the powers of Greek sorceress Circe who changed men into animals.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

A Sprint in Time Spikes Crime (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Binky Shows "How to Spend a Summer Week!" (Table of Contents: 9)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Binky

The Man with the X-Ray Eyes! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
Police plot to make a murderer confess to his crime. They paint the picture of the murder victim on contact lenses – so the killer is always confronted by the sight.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Swindle's Ghost (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Jack E. Miller] (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Account of Prof. Swindle's phenomenon called "after-images."

Indexer Notes

Small illo.

Black Cat (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
The black cat superstition

The Ordeal of Roger Black (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
The executioner Roger Black rigs his jobs so that the criminals can escape – and pay him well. In the end something goes wrong, though, and Black takes a weapon in his hand…

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Stuart Greetings, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Junior Space Pilots on the Beam! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Station G-H-O-S-T!
  2. 1. The Line of Stars
  3. 2. Station G-H-O-S-T!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Mission of the Planet of Ice
    Popsicle; Major Mars
  6. 5. ["Your turn to bat, Pud..."]
    Fleer; Dubble Bubble
  7. 6. Editorial Advisory Board
  8. 7. Beauty and the Beast!
  9. 8. A Sprint in Time Spikes Crime
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  10. 9. Binky Shows "How to Spend a Summer Week!"
    Binky
  11. 10. The Man with the X-Ray Eyes!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  13. 12. Swindle's Ghost
  14. 13. Black Cat
  15. 14. The Ordeal of Roger Black
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  18. 17. Junior Space Pilots on the Beam!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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