(August 1956)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
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 Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Forbidden Statues! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

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

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

The Man Who Hated Mirrors (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

["Boys and girls! Here's the news you've been waiting for..."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Peter Porkchops Solves "The Case of the Careless Camper!" (Table of Contents: 4)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie

The Wizard of 1956 (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:

["C'mon, Robbie, I see two seats!"] (Table of Contents: 6)

Robbie the Robot / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irwin Hasen

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Reprints:

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

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

["There! I got out of the handcuffs!"] (Table of Contents: 8)

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 (signed)

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Forbidden Statues (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Cover story.

Ghosts on Trial (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["Thundering like an exploding depth charge..."] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

The Man Who Bought Thrills (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Burlockoff ?
Inks:
Sam Burlockoff ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

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

Disneyland Color Television Set / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Forbidden Statues!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. The Man Who Hated Mirrors
  4. 3. ["Boys and girls! Here's the news you've been waiting for..."]
  5. 4. Peter Porkchops Solves "The Case of the Careless Camper!"
    Peter Porkchops
  6. 5. The Wizard of 1956
  7. 6. ["C'mon, Robbie, I see two seats!"]
    Robbie the Robot
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. ["There! I got out of the handcuffs!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  10. 9. The Forbidden Statues
  11. 10. Ghosts on Trial
  12. 11. ["Thundering like an exploding depth charge..."]
    Showcase; The Frogmen
  13. 12. The Man Who Bought Thrills
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Disneyland Color Television Set
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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