(October 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)
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.


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)

["It will be possible to build a telescope..."] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

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)

["I found it! The oldest mummy in the world!"] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

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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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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