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

I Became a Merman! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

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

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

We Found a World of Tiny Cavemen (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood ?
Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Bob Hughes. Art credits from Gene Reed; we formerly credited Mort Meskin.

Thundering Like an Exploding Depth Charge... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Showcase; Frogmen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Do-It-Yourself Safety Rules! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

I Battled the Abominable Snowman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Kurdu; Frank Martin; Jess Lewis; Mr. Tyndall; Floyd Jameson
Synopsis:
Frank Martin braves the highest Himalayan mountains to capture a wild goat, but he must first discover if the legend of the Abominable Snowman protecting the wildlife on the mountain is true.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Abominable Snowman; Himalayas; Tibet

Indexer Notes

Reprint credits art to John Prentice. Leonard Starr credits confirmed by Gene Reed.

["We will now hold the séance!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["All set for the helmet, Shorty?"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Can Your Mind Be Read? (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Jack E. Miller] (credited)
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

I Became a Merman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

["Boys and girls! Here's the new you've been waiting for..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Hey Skinny! ...Yer Ribs Are Showing! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I Became a Merman!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  3. 2. We Found a World of Tiny Cavemen
  4. 3. Thundering Like an Exploding Depth Charge...
    Showcase; Frogmen
  5. 4. Do-It-Yourself Safety Rules!
  6. 5. I Battled the Abominable Snowman
  7. 6. ["We will now hold the séance!"]
    Professor Eureka
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. ["All set for the helmet, Shorty?"]
    Shorty
  11. 10. Can Your Mind Be Read?
  12. 11. I Became a Merman
  13. 12. ["Boys and girls! Here's the new you've been waiting for..."]
  14. 13. Hey Skinny! ...Yer Ribs Are Showing!
    Charles Atlas
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner