(January-February 1956)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (editor, credited); George Kashdan (story editor); Murray Boltinoff (art editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

I'm a Cop from Outer Space! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon ?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Moreira credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker and from Tristan Lapoussiére's index of the Big Boy reprint.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

I Was a Prisoner on Island X (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A naval security officer is captured by a gang of smugglers, but manages to turn the tables on them when they are all stranded on a deserted island.
Reprints:
Keywords:
atom bomb testing

Indexer Notes

The indexer of the Artima reprint credits Ruben Moreira with the pencils and inks.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Boys and Girls Make This A... Super Christmas! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Superman / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

I Discovered a "Million Dollar Mountain" (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
Larry Gates works tirelessly to secure his claim on a valuable sulphur mine, but a saboteur may make him fail to meet his contractual obligations.
Reprints:

The Best Present of All! (Table of Contents: 6)

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 Biggs; Allergy Biggs; Mr. Biggs
Synopsis:
Allergy feels bad that he didn't buy fancy presents for his family but they remind him of all the other good things he did for everyone over the holidays.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated February 1954 and later appears in those cover-dated January 1960.

The Mystery of the Bell Witch (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Raymond Perry (illustration)
Inks:
Raymond Perry (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

["Watch out!"] (Table of Contents: 8)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah the Mystic

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

I Was a Cop from Outer Space (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Patrolman Joe Collins encounters an alien from Venus who uses his telepathic powers to merge their minds for a day, allowing Collins to crack three old, unsolved cases just before his retirement.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Venus

["Riding on top of this elephant should be a nice smooth ride!"] (Table of Contents: 11)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka

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

Dean Studios; Movyland Studios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I'm a Cop from Outer Space!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. I Was a Prisoner on Island X
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Boys and Girls Make This A... Super Christmas!
    Superman
  6. 5. I Discovered a "Million Dollar Mountain"
  7. 6. The Best Present of All!
    Binky
  8. 7. The Mystery of the Bell Witch
  9. 8. ["Watch out!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream Oil
  11. 10. I Was a Cop from Outer Space
  12. 11. ["Riding on top of this elephant should be a nice smooth ride!"]
    Professor Eureka
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Dean Studios; Movyland Studios
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifle
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gene Reed
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Ramon Schenk
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