(February 1957)

DC, 1951 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); Jack Schiff (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

I Battled the Creatures of Mount Olympus! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:

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

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Tomb of Ramfis (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Professor Daniels uses an incantation from an ancient Egyptian scroll to travel back in time and exonerate himself from charges of fraud, unwittingly creating a historical paradox.
Reprints:

["Before I make this motor trip..."] (Table of Contents: 3)

Robbie the Robot / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irwin Hasen ?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Robbie the Robot
Reprints:

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

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Saragossa Ghost (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural

The Second Man in the Moon (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Inventor Hank Larkin is fated to always come in second-best in everything he attempts.
Reprints:

["Here we are, a new planet!"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Professor Eureka

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

The Secret of the Magic Shirt (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
During a shipwreck, Elmo Burns' life is saved by a sea captain who gives him a legendary shirt that has been passed down since medieval times. Later, Elmo gives up the shirt, sacrificing himself to save the life of the girl he loves.
Reprints:

Winter Sports Champions of the World (Table of Contents: 11)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy; sports
Synopsis:
highlights of the 1956 Winter Olympics

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

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

["I see by your sign that you're a fortune teller!"] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah the Mystic

I Battled the Creatures of Mount Olympus (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
On an archaeological expedition in Greece, Professor Holder encounters living monsters from mythology.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Junior Space Pilots on the Beam! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I Battled the Creatures of Mount Olympus!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
  3. 2. The Tomb of Ramfis
  4. 3. ["Before I make this motor trip..."]
    Robbie the Robot
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  6. 5. The Saragossa Ghost
  7. 6. The Second Man in the Moon
  8. 7. ["Here we are, a new planet!"]
    Professor Eureka
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  11. 10. The Secret of the Magic Shirt
  12. 11. Winter Sports Champions of the World
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  14. 13. ["I see by your sign that you're a fortune teller!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  15. 14. I Battled the Creatures of Mount Olympus
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  18. 17. Junior Space Pilots on the Beam!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Dwayne Best
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  • Gregory Fischer
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