(May-June 1956)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1956-03-11
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); Jack Schiff (associate); Murray Boltinoff (associate); George Kashdan (associate)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

We Fought the Giant of Island X! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

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

I Walked through the Doors of Destiny (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
Mort Meskin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

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

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

Get Your Ticket to the Treasury of Books! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; superhero

Indexer Notes

Though we briefly credited Wayne Boring with the Superman figures, due to an error report from Keith Chandler, the consensus of the members of the GCD Main list was that Mortimer was swiping or imitating Boring.

I Made a Pact with "Them" (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Land Ho! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The lost city should be in this vicinity...
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

The Witch's Mascot (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Raymond Perry ?
Inks
Raymond Perry ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, Moolah! I was passing by...
Genre
humor

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

We Fought the Giant of Island X (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Dr. Edward Darcy is accidentally transformed into a mad giant, and sacrifices his life to save others before a cure can be found.
Reprints

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

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

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

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Davy to the Rescue! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. We Fought the Giant of Island X!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. I Walked through the Doors of Destiny
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Sugar and Spike
  5. 4. Get Your Ticket to the Treasury of Books!
    Superman
  6. 5. I Made a Pact with "Them"
  7. 6. Land Ho!
  8. 7. ["The lost city should be in this vicinity..."]
    Professor Eureka
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  10. 9. The Witch's Mascot
  11. 10. ["Hello, Moolah! I was passing by..."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  13. 12. We Fought the Giant of Island X
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  16. 15. Davy to the Rescue!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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