(September 1957)

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 Impossible Voyage! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira; Jack Adler (washes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Who Is Mr. Ashtar? (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A hotel detective helps a man from the future get a picture of blueprints of a weapon necessary to repel a Martian invasion in 2957.
Reprints:

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

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

Danger Prejudice at Work! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Beware the Thinking Cap (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Johnny Manton steals a cap from a museum reputed to give its wearer great intelligence, but Manton doesn't know that the cap only allows itself to be used for good.
Reprints:

["I can't seem to fall asleep!"] (Table of Contents: 6)

Hamid the Hypnotist / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["I'm worried about the professor."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Bullet Man (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Due to a mixture of elements from a meteorite and scrap metal from an atomic research lab in his ID tag, inmate Chick Durant is able to leave his cell for 25 minutes at a time. But Durant is stuck on an uncharted island when he reshapes his tag, altering the mixture.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker and the index to DC Special #4; previously credited as "George Roussos (B Baily?)."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Strange Visit from Venus (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

The Impossible Voyage (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
As a prank, aliens take people lining up for a new amusement ride on a real ride through the solar system.
Reprints:

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

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

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

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

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Impossible Voyage!
  2. 1. Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. Who Is Mr. Ashtar?
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  5. 4. Danger Prejudice at Work!
  6. 5. Beware the Thinking Cap
  7. 6. ["I can't seem to fall asleep!"]
    Hamid the Hypnotist
  8. 7. ["I'm worried about the professor."]
    Professor Eureka
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. The Bullet Man
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  13. 12. Strange Visit from Venus
  14. 13. The Impossible Voyage
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
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