(December 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

You Stole Our Planet! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children! (Table of Contents: 1)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Earth Gladiator (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Aliens will take possession of Earth unless John Trent can defeat their champion in a game of survival. Though out-gunned, Trent uses his wits to protect the world.
Reprints:

["Don't worry, dear. We'll make the trip and be back in time for dinner!"] (Table of Contents: 3)

Doctor Rocket / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The One and Only Superman (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Remarkable Mr. Multiplier (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Thad Merkel invents a machine to mass-produce copies of things like cars and planes, but the machine seems to have a childlike mind of its own. This playfulness helps the inventor stop a group of thieves, but the idea of a self-aware machine is too dangerous, and Merkel destroys its master circuit.
Reprints:

["I shall look into the past..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

I Was Marooned on Planet Earth (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A Saturnian is accidentally rocketed to Earth where he must find a source of radium in order to return home.
Reprints:

Ghostly Re-Enactments (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

You Stole Our Planet (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Alec; Marcus; Intalla; Bwhalli
Synopsis:
Working on a way to create a barrier against nuclear fallout, two scientists are visited by creatures accusing humans of having stolen their world. Eventually the creatures realize they are not on their planet and the scientists reverse their experiment, sending the creatures back to their universe.
Reprints:

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

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

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

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. You Stole Our Planet!
  2. 1. The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children!
    Binky
  3. 2. The Earth Gladiator
  4. 3. ["Don't worry, dear. We'll make the trip and be back in time for dinner!"]
    Doctor Rocket
  5. 4. The One and Only Superman
    Superman
  6. 5. The Remarkable Mr. Multiplier
  7. 6. ["I shall look into the past..."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  8. 7. I Was Marooned on Planet Earth
  9. 8. Ghostly Re-Enactments
  10. 9. You Stole Our Planet
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  13. 12. Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregory Fischer
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  • Carl Gafford
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