(April-May 1956)

DC, 1956 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 (credited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Gorilla Who Saved the World! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Magic Hats of M'sieu La Farge (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
M'sieu La Farge's hats have the ability to change men's lives by giving them the personality of the first owners.
Reprints:

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Binky Says: "It's Fun to Belong!" (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
humor; advocacy; teen

The Fastest Man Alive (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
Adam Jessup and Clyde Baird compete to be the faster throughout their lives.
Reprints:

The One and Only Superman (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

["Can I see you, sir?"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Record of Doom (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama
Synopsis:
Jack Marshall creates a sensation with the new single, "Blue Monday."
Reprints:

Some Famous "Haunted" Houses (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan (credited)
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Gorilla Who Saved the World (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Professor Jonas Star pretends to swap his mind with his gorilla's to avoid being kidnapped by aliens.
Reprints:

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

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

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

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

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Lucky Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Gorilla Who Saved the World!
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Magic Hats of M'sieu La Farge
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
  5. 4. Binky Says: "It's Fun to Belong!"
    Binky
  6. 5. The Fastest Man Alive
  7. 6. The One and Only Superman
    Superman
  8. 7. ["Can I see you, sir?"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  9. 8. The Record of Doom
  10. 9. Some Famous "Haunted" Houses
  11. 10. The Gorilla Who Saved the World
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Lucky Products
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Gene Reed
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner