(November-December 1956)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1956-09-25
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 US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Hand of Doom! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction

Draw Me (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Phantom Duel (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Pierre Monsard; Raoul D'Arles
Synopsis
Pierre Monsard's ghost returns from the dead to finish his duel with Raoul.
Reprints

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

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

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 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
Well, we made it!
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Moolah, there's a good fight on television tonight...
Genre
humor

The Unlucky Beauties (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Reprints

Binky's Special Election Exhibit (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Jerry the Jitterbug / 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
Don't put your hat on the bed. It's unlucky!
Genre
humor

The Sorcerer's Handcuffs (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis
A set of magical handcuffs binds any two people together until good triumphs over evil.
Reprints
Keywords
handcuffs

The Strange Mind of Mother Shipton (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan [as Gus Kelly]
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

text w/illo

The Hand of Doom (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Synopsis
Two giant hands appear in the sky and break off parts of famous landmarks.
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) /

Littleton Stamp Co. / 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) /

American Specialty Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Hand of Doom!
  2. 1. Draw Me
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Phantom Duel
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  5. 4. ["Well, we made it!"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  7. 6. ["Moolah, there's a good fight on television tonight..."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  8. 7. The Unlucky Beauties
  9. 8. Binky's Special Election Exhibit
    Binky
  10. 9. ["Don't put your hat on the bed. It's unlucky!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  11. 10. The Sorcerer's Handcuffs
  12. 11. The Strange Mind of Mother Shipton
  13. 12. The Hand of Doom
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ed Boner