(July 1959)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1959-05-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Thing from Beyond! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
fire

Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown
Synopsis
When the clubhouse boys jump to conclusions and believe Jim stole the club's money, Buzzy advises them to stay calm and double-check before making accusations.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated April 1952.

The Thing from Beyond (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ely (signed)
Inks
Bill Ely
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman ?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A strange accident endows a fisherman with inexplicable mental powers that help him predict, then defeat an alien menace.
Reprints

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Your Passport to Strange Journeys... (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Tales of the Unexpected; My Greatest Adventure / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Moolah the Mystic / 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
Ah! I see good things for you --
Genre
humor
Characters
Moolah the Mystic

The Man Who Changed History! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A boastful general believes that he knows how he could have changed the course of history's greatest battles, and a magician gives him the opportunity to prove it by sending him into the past.
Reprints
Keywords
Battle of Tours; Richard III; time travel

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

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

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

The Curiosity Shop / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel ?
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Naydel ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There are more hours of daylight...
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

fun facts

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Operation Blackhawks! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

The Incredible Grab Bag (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

The Secret of the Bronze Man (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks
Mort Meskin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
A jungle explorer finds a spring whose water temporarily changes his skin into metal. Returning home, he decides to use this ability to fight crime, but robbers try to steal the secret of his transformation and his doctor warns him that his skin could remain metallic forever.
Reprints

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

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

Happy Hunting Ground (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis
Native American customs regarding death
Reprints

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

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

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

Jowett Institute of Body Building / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Thing from Beyond!
  2. 1. Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The Thing from Beyond
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Your Passport to Strange Journeys...
    Tales of the Unexpected; My Greatest Adventure
  6. 5. ["Ah! I see good things for you --"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  7. 6. The Man Who Changed History!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  9. 8. ["There are more hours of daylight..."]
    The Curiosity Shop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. Operation Blackhawks!
    Blackhawk
  12. 11. The Incredible Grab Bag
  13. 12. The Secret of the Bronze Man
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. Happy Hunting Ground
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Body Building
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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