(July 1954)

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

The Clock Strikes Death (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; superhero
Synopsis:
Superboy puts out a fire at the Smallville Teen-Age Club which inspires them to start a project to educate people about fire prevention.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Wings of Mr. Milo! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Men changing into birds and trying to commit financial fraud at the same time.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Gosh, Pud, wasn't it swell..."] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Spider Man! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Smalle
Inks:
Ed Smalle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A biologist meets with insect expert Weems. Weems collects insects inhabitating the spirits of people who just died. Looking for a “spider” person, Weems ironically turns out to be that next victim.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative.

"Free" Wheeling with Abbott and Costello (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Saved by the Dead (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Secret Fear of Harvey Hall! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Psychiatrist Harvey Hall is a specialist for curing certain phobias. When he commits a crime he develops a phobia he has to battle.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Scripto / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Wolf Man (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Schwinn Phantom / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Clock Strikes Death! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A timepiece releases the spirit of a long-dead killer. The police chief investigates, impersonates the ghost and uncovers a scam.

Indexer Notes

Cover story. First-person narrative.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Hercules Lightweights / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Clock Strikes Death
  2. 1. Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!"
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Wings of Mr. Milo!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Gosh, Pud, wasn't it swell..."]
    Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. The Spider Man!
  8. 7. "Free" Wheeling with Abbott and Costello
    Popsicle
  9. 8. Saved by the Dead
  10. 9. The Secret Fear of Harvey Hall!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Scripto
  12. 11. Wolf Man
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn Phantom
  14. 13. The Clock Strikes Death!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Hercules Lightweights
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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