(October 1957)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1957-07-30
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 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

Story synopses, secondary sequences, and all page counts supplied by Antonio Morente. On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Man Who Made Giants! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Wizard of Water (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Con man Edward Fuller finds a pitchfork that supplies the water he only promises the farmers he swindles. But when his past catches up with him, he loses the pitchfork, and it is reclaimed by its rightful owner.
Reprints

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

Dairy Queen / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Science Says You are Wrong If You Believe That / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It will be possible to build a telescope...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Five Days to Doom (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Mr. Halsey finds a calendar on his printing press that seems to be able to predict very colorful weather. But Halsey discovers the secret of the calendar and helps to stop an alien plot to loot and destroy the Earth.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I found it! The oldest mummy in the world!
Genre
humor
Reprints

The Legend of the Golden Lion (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis
A fearless hunter finds that he can't shoot a golden lion, and instead frees him from a rope-trap. Later, the lion returns the kindness, protecting the hunter from a gorilla.
Reprints

How Not to Enjoy a Vacation! (Table of Contents: 10)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

The Mummy's Revenge (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

The Man Who Made Giants (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A scientist promises to turn a trio of criminals into giants for a fee, but it's all an elaborate trick to bilk them out of their money.
Reprints

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

Josely Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Made Giants!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  3. 2. The Wizard of Water
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Dairy Queen
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  6. 5. ["It will be possible to build a telescope..."]
    Science Says You are Wrong If You Believe That
  7. 6. Five Days to Doom
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  9. 8. ["I found it! The oldest mummy in the world!"]
    Professor Eureka
  10. 9. The Legend of the Golden Lion
  11. 10. How Not to Enjoy a Vacation!
  12. 11. The Mummy's Revenge
  13. 12. The Man Who Made Giants
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Josely Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
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