(January 1959)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1958-11-11
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); Murray Boltinoff (Associate Editor); George Kashdan (Associate Editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

We Were 20th Century Cavemen! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
Jack Adler
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction

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

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

I Was Earth's First Exile (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Lee Elias
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In one moment, I was the first man to pilot a rocket into orbit--and soon after I found myself engaged in a strange battle on an alien world!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Captain "Ferg" Ferguson; Dzuga (dictator)
Synopsis
An astronaut on a test flight is transported to a distant planet where he gains super-powers and helps defeat a dictator.
Reprints
Keywords
dictator; spaceship; superpowers

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Peter Puptent Explorer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We must choose between taking back the mummy...
Genre
humor
Characters
Peter Puptent
Reprints

Formula for Success! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Jimmy is a talented musician, and his science teacher convinces his dad that he would he happier pursuing music rather than science.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Bunker Hill Sporting Goods Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

We Hunted the Forbidden Treasure (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney (signed)
Inks
Jim Mooney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We had probed the murky depths of the seven seas--trekked across the scorching deserts--and invaded the frigid Arctic in the quest of buried fortunes...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Clyde King; Andy; Boswell (curio dealer); Antib; Parker
Synopsis
An ancient Aztec curse seems to follow an expedition that seeks to find a lost treasure.
Reprints
Keywords
Aztec; Mexico

Indexer Notes

Jim Mooney signature on left hand side of splash panel, two thirds of the way down.

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

My World of Giants (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Letters
typeset

Reprints

The Hand of Clay! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Morris Waldinger
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Morris Waldinger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
John Dean has dreamed about his own death, and his dream finally comes true.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

may actually be reprinted from an earlier source yet unindexed

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

Columbia / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

We Were 20th Century Cavemen (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There on that deserted island, we were ready to pull back the dark veil surrounding one of the greatest mysteries of life --the secret of eternal youth!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dr. Cooper; Nora; Jim
Synopsis
A scientific experiment gone wrong revives the prehistoric world in the present.
Reprints
Keywords
dinosaurs; pterodactyl; rejuva-ray

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Giant Dinosaurs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. We Were 20th Century Cavemen!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. I Was Earth's First Exile
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["We must choose between taking back the mummy..."]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  6. 5. Formula for Success!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Bunker Hill Sporting Goods Co.
  8. 7. We Hunted the Forbidden Treasure
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. My World of Giants
  11. 10. The Hand of Clay!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  13. 12. We Were 20th Century Cavemen
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Giant Dinosaurs
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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