(September 1956)

DC, 1956 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 Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Secret Life of Geoffrey Hawkes! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:

Junior Space Pilots on the Beam! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Man Who Laughed at Locks (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Synopsis:
Inventor Carl Farr "haunts" his friend and rival Emmet Durham to coerce a confession.
Reprints:

Here Are the Prizes (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

I Was Bewitched for a Day (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Henry; Elise; Wilson; Johnson
Synopsis:
Henry believes that a strange little man has granted his wish to change his life, but it's just a prank played by his wife and a hidden camera TV show.
Reprints:

"Ghostly" Bandit (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense

The Living Paintings (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Synopsis:
Art expert Mr. Martin tells how he once used gimmicked paintings to produce a confession.
Reprints:

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

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

The Big Dance (Table of Contents: 9)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
advocacy; teen

The Second Life of Geoffrey Hawkes (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
History repeats itself as mysterious actor George Hale plays Geoffrey Hawkes, but was Hale really Hawkes returned from the dead?
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Showcase Presents: Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 2012 series) #1 credits the script to Jack Miller.

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

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

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

Cheerful Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Jowett Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Nutty Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Secret Life of Geoffrey Hawkes!
  2. 1. Junior Space Pilots on the Beam!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. The Man Who Laughed at Locks
  4. 3. Here Are the Prizes
  5. 4. I Was Bewitched for a Day
  6. 5. "Ghostly" Bandit
  7. 6. The Living Paintings
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  10. 9. The Big Dance
  11. 10. The Second Life of Geoffrey Hawkes
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Cheerful Card Company
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Nutty Putty
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  • Chris Boyko
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