(October 1956)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1956-08-14
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Girl in the Bottle! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

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

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

The Telecast from the Future (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
After trying to fix it, TV producer Wilbur Miles has a monitor that sees across time and into the future.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dial M for Magic (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man petitions to join a magicians' club, but since he won't reveal just one of his tricks, it refuses entry to the greatest magician of all, Merlin.
Reprints

Here Are the Prizes (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

The Forbidden Flowers (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Tom Halsey's flowers change color to match the mood of the person nearest, making a guilty man confess.
Reprints

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Binky Shows "How to Spend a Summer Week!" (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

The "Witches" of Salem (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Letters
typeset

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

The Girl in the Bottle (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Synopsis
People floating ashore in bottles may appear to be a supernatural occurrence, but it is only a sneaky way to smuggle foreigners into the U.S.
Reprints

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Fashion Frocks, Inc. / 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) /

Schwinn Phantom / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Girl in the Bottle!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  3. 2. The Telecast from the Future
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  6. 5. Dial M for Magic
  7. 6. Here Are the Prizes
  8. 7. The Forbidden Flowers
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  10. 9. Binky Shows "How to Spend a Summer Week!"
    Binky
  11. 10. The "Witches" of Salem
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  13. 12. The Girl in the Bottle
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Fashion Frocks, Inc.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn Phantom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Donald Dale Milne
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner