(January-February 1957)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1956-11-27
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)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The Mask of Fear! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ruben Moreira (as Amilcar Ruben Moreira)
Inks
Ruben Moreira (as Amilcar Ruben Moreira)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprints

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

Honor House Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Witch's Candles! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Candles, candles burning bright...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Roger Arness; Mr. Crandell
Reprints
Keywords
Old Salem; witch

Meet the League of Death-Cheaters! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Buzzy's "Famous Books" Quiz (Table of Contents: 4)

Buzzy [DC] / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Ruben Moreira (as Amilcar Ruben Moreira)
Inks
Ruben Moreira (as Amilcar Ruben Moreira)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In what story did a cabin boy become captain of a large schooner after a mutiny?
Genre
advocacy; teen

The Brain Thief (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No one's thoughts were safe from "The Great Dante"-- not even yours!
Characters
The Great Dante
Synopsis
After having his mind-reading show exposed as a fraud, The Great Dante gains the ability to actually read minds.
Reprints
Keywords
mind reader

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

All-American Sports Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Bed of Nails] (Table of Contents: 7)

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
This isn't bad, once you get used to it!
Genre
humor

Mars Calling (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
Mort Meskin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To contact oueter space, to talk with beings from another planet...
Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Phantom Sniper (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Not long ago, a man and his wife were driving leisurely along a lonely stretch of road in Surrey, England.
Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

text w/illo

The Mask of Fear (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira (as Amilcar Ruben Moreira) (signed)
Inks
Ruben Moreira (as Amilcar Ruben Moreira) (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The trainer entered the cage!
Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

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

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

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

Nutty Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Mask of Fear!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products
  3. 2. The Witch's Candles!
  4. 3. Meet the League of Death-Cheaters!
    Challengers of the Unknown
  5. 4. Buzzy's "Famous Books" Quiz
    Buzzy [DC]
  6. 5. The Brain Thief
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    All-American Sports Club
  8. 7. [Bed of Nails]
    Moolah the Mystic
  9. 8. Mars Calling
  10. 9. The Phantom Sniper
  11. 10. The Mask of Fear
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Anra, Inc.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Nutty Putty
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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