(June-July 1956)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1956-04-10
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); Jack Schiff ? (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Master of 100 Wigs! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Prentice
Inks
John Prentice
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

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

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

The Highway to Tomorrow (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Howard Purcell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery; science fiction
Synopsis
A futuristic highway project is sabotaged by a man posing as a Native American shaman.
Reprints

A New Star (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Jackie Gleason and the Honeymooners / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Binky Presents "Pioneers of 1976!" (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Binky; Allergy
Synopsis
Binky gets the kids to see that they too might be able to make important scientific discoveries in the future.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Man Nobody Could See! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A man discovers the formula to invisibility and uses it to make himself wealthy, but he misplaces the antidote. In order to become visible again, he must turn himself over to the police.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll look up my old friend Darro the Fire-Eater!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm convinced that some early specimen...
Genre
humor
Characters
Professor Eureka
Reprints

I Lost My Past (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Synopsis
Paul Martin returns to his home town but finds that none of his old friends remember him. But it is all part of a plot to restore his memory of a Nazi formula.
Reprints

Secrets of the Voodoo (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Superstitions about Spiders (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

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

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

The Man with 100 Wigs (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
John Prentice
Inks
John Prentice
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man steals a trunk of wigs that give the wearer the abilities of the people the wigs represent.
Reprints

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

100 Autos, Buses & Trucks / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Master of 100 Wigs!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  3. 2. The Highway to Tomorrow
  4. 3. A New Star
    Jackie Gleason and the Honeymooners
  5. 4. Binky Presents "Pioneers of 1976!"
    Binky
  6. 5. The Man Nobody Could See!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  8. 7. ["I'll look up my old friend Darro the Fire-Eater!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  9. 8. ["I'm convinced that some early specimen..."]
    Professor Eureka
  10. 9. I Lost My Past
  11. 10. Secrets of the Voodoo
  12. 11. Superstitions about Spiders
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  14. 13. The Man with 100 Wigs
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    100 Autos, Buses & Trucks
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Movyland Studios; Dean Studios
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner