(October 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

Secret of the Sea Monsters! (Table of Contents)

A Mark Merlin Mystery / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Draw Me (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Prisoners of Mechanical Island! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

Out of Nowhere -- Flashes the Breath-Taking Figure of Green Lantern (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Colorfoto / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

It's Fun to Learn! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
?

Genre:
advocacy
Characters:
Steve; Billy; Ted
Synopsis:
Ted teaches Billy and Steve about levers while they are cleaning up a vacant lot, touting the value of science class.

["My machine backfired -- It's loaded me full of static electricity!"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Dr. Floogle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Man Who Mastered Matter! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

Man into Frog (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Mort Ducker
Pencils:
Mort Ducker
Inks:
Mort Ducker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

["I wonder if any life exists on this planet?"] (Table of Contents: 11)

Peter Puptent Explorer / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

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

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Interplanetary Puzzle (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Secret of the Sea Monsters (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Midwest Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret of the Sea Monsters!
    A Mark Merlin Mystery
  2. 1. Draw Me
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Prisoners of Mechanical Island!
  4. 3. Out of Nowhere -- Flashes the Breath-Taking Figure of Green Lantern
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Colorfoto
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  7. 6. It's Fun to Learn!
  8. 7. ["My machine backfired -- It's loaded me full of static electricity!"]
    Dr. Floogle
  9. 8. The Man Who Mastered Matter!
  10. 9. Man into Frog
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. ["I wonder if any life exists on this planet?"]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  14. 13. Interplanetary Puzzle
  15. 14. The Secret of the Sea Monsters
    A Mark Merlin Mystery
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Midwest Card Company
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