(May 1958)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1958-03-04
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); Jack Schiff (actual)
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

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Dragon of Times Square! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Anti-Gravity Menace (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A strange spacecraft flying through Earth's atmosphere emits anti-gravity rays that cause anything they touch to float away.
Reprints

New! Exciting! Mystifying! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The New Adventures of Charlie Chan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Doctor Rocket / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the big day, Dr. Rocket.
Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
Doctor Rocket
Synopsis
The doctor's expedition to space doesn't get very far.

The School for Sorcerers (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
The Great Jakarta, a stage magician, tries to prove to his students that there is no such thing as real magic.
Reprints

The Man Who Refused to Die! (Table of Contents: 6)

A True Tall Tale / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; George Kashdan
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Synopsis
Sgt. Charles D. Engel, shot down over the Atlantic, was lost at sea for twenty-one days before being recovered.
Reprints

The Man with the Martian Body (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Reporter Joe Lipari encounters a Martian who switches bodies with him.
Reprints

The Phony Space Ships (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Buzzy Scoffs at "That Deep, Dark Secret!" (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff
Synopsis
Margie learns that having a mental patient in the family is nothing to be ashamed of.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated July 1952.

The Dragon of Times Square (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Sir Gawain is fighting a dragon in King Arthur's time when he and the dragon are transported to modern-day New York City by a bolt of lightning.
Reprints

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Dragon of Times Square!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. The Anti-Gravity Menace
  4. 3. New! Exciting! Mystifying!
    The New Adventures of Charlie Chan
  5. 4. ["This is the big day, Dr. Rocket."]
    Doctor Rocket
  6. 5. The School for Sorcerers
  7. 6. The Man Who Refused to Die!
    A True Tall Tale
  8. 7. The Man with the Martian Body
  9. 8. The Phony Space Ships
  10. 9. Buzzy Scoffs at "That Deep, Dark Secret!"
    Buzzy
  11. 10. The Dragon of Times Square
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
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