(May-June 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); Jack Schiff (associate); Murray Boltinoff (associate); George Kashdan (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

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:
?

["The lost city should be in this vicinity..."] (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

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.

["Hello, Moolah! I was passing by..."] (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:
?

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.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner