(February 1957)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1956-12-02
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


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

[no title indexed] (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 ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Before I make this motor trip...
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

[no title indexed] (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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here we are, a new planet!
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)

[no title indexed] (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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I see by your sign that you're a fortune teller!
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)

Editing
Related Scans
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.
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