(September 1959)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1959-07-21
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 Beast from the Box! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Keywords
monsters

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

Jowett Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Black Steed of the Hill Gods (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
An American joins a band of freedom fighters to overthrow a tyrant, and seems to receive great powers to help the cause.
Reprints

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy -- Depending on You! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
rules for water safety

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've succeeded! I've made myself invisible!
Genre
humor
Characters
Professor Eureka
Keywords
invisibility

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Sorceress of Silent Valley (Table of Contents: 7)

A Mark Merlin Mystery / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters
Mark Merlin; Elsa; Conrad Rogge; Jenny Rogge
Synopsis
Conrad Rogge's daughter Jenny has suddenly developed magical powers that threaten everyone around her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Beware the Black Cat! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Mort Drucker
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
Mort Drucker

Genre
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

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

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

Noisy Ghosts (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Mort Drucker
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
Mort Drucker

Genre
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

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

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

Strange Skies (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; math & science

The Beast from the Box (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Charles Sanders accidentally releases a strange creature from a box and it keeps growing as it rampages through the city.
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

40 Foreign and American Cars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

American Geographical Society's Around the World Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Beast from the Box!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute
  3. 2. Black Steed of the Hill Gods
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  5. 4. Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy -- Depending on You!
  6. 5. ["I've succeeded! I've made myself invisible!"]
    Professor Eureka
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  8. 7. The Sorceress of Silent Valley
    A Mark Merlin Mystery
  9. 8. Beware the Black Cat!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. Noisy Ghosts
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  13. 12. Strange Skies
  14. 13. The Beast from the Box
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    40 Foreign and American Cars
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Geographical Society's Around the World Program
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Wilhelm Dohmeier
  • Gene Reed
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ed Boner