(November-December 1957)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-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 US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Island of the Enchantress! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

The Wizard of San Marco (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Carlos Smith, a half-alien living in San Marco, is rescued from suspicious townspeople by his alien half-brother, but chooses to remain on Earth.
Reprints:

["The oldest symbol in comics..."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Sgt. Bilko; The Adventures of Jerry Lewis / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Teddy Roosevelt Guardian of Nature (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Morris Waldinger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

I Built the Toys of Doom (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Peter Rogers, a banker, has amnesia that gives him precognition of the future. As Mr. Smith, he builds mechanical toys that appear to cause the disasters that he predicts.
Reprints:

["To prepare for an invasion of the planet Earth..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Og from the Planet Gog / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

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

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

If the Oceans Dry Up! (Table of Contents: 8)

Just Imagine / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Clemens Gretter
Pencils:
Clemens Gretter
Inks:
Clemens Gretter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

The Strange Revenge of Lucius Gallus (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Larry Gales, an actor, is taken over by the spirit of his ancestor, Lucius Gallus, to defeat his ancient enemy Cassius Petronius.
Reprints:

The Mountain of Missing People (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Island of the Enchantress (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
When a plane crash-lands on a mysterious island, chemicals from the plane and a lagoon cause changes in living tissue that resemble the tale of Circe.
Reprints:

["This is Pasha, the world's greatest snake charmer!"] (Table of Contents: 12)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

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

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

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Specialty Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Island of the Enchantress!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. The Wizard of San Marco
  4. 3. ["The oldest symbol in comics..."]
    Sgt. Bilko; The Adventures of Jerry Lewis
  5. 4. Teddy Roosevelt Guardian of Nature
  6. 5. I Built the Toys of Doom
  7. 6. ["To prepare for an invasion of the planet Earth..."]
    Og from the Planet Gog
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. If the Oceans Dry Up!
    Just Imagine
  10. 9. The Strange Revenge of Lucius Gallus
  11. 10. The Mountain of Missing People
  12. 11. The Island of the Enchantress
  13. 12. ["This is Pasha, the world's greatest snake charmer!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Hughes
  • Ed Boner