(November 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 Face in the Clock (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

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

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

The Pen That Never Lied! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A magic quill pen only produces the truth, no matter what its user writes.
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) (Expand) /

Anra, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Binky's Special Election Exhibit (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; teen

Beware, I Can Read Your Mind (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Tello the Great [Johnny Carter]; Doctor Benson
Synopsis:
As a child strange radiation gives Johnny Carter the ability to read minds, but a lifetime of hearing other people's thoughts is driving him mad.
Reprints:

Here Are the Prizes (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

["By the prophet's beard..."] (Table of Contents: 8)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

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

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

The Forbidden Wish (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cal Colby; Helen
Synopsis:
Cal Colby finds a Native American talisman that grants him whatever he wishes for, but warns him not to wish for immortality.
Reprints:

The Deadly Dolls (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

The Face in the Clock (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Bart Crane can't escape the face appearing in timepieces that keeps announcing the time of his death because it belongs to Father Time.
Reprints:

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

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

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

Disneyland Color Television Set / 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) /

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Face in the Clock
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  3. 2. The Pen That Never Lied!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Anra, Inc.
  6. 5. Binky's Special Election Exhibit
    Binky
  7. 6. Beware, I Can Read Your Mind
  8. 7. Here Are the Prizes
  9. 8. ["By the prophet's beard..."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  11. 10. The Forbidden Wish
  12. 11. The Deadly Dolls
  13. 12. The Face in the Clock
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Company
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Disneyland Color Television Set
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
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