(July 1959)

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:
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

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)

["Ah! I see good things for you --"] (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

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)

["There are more hours of daylight..."] (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 ?

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)

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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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