(December 1959-January 1960)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1959-10-15
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 (editor); Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Creatures from the Forbidden World! (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
Jack Adler (washtone)
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Draw Bob Hope! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Creatures from the Forbidden World, Chapter 1 (Table of Contents: 2)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron ?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Bob Hughes.

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Tales of the Unexpected; House of Secrets; My Greatest Adventure / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Planets of Wonder! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Although a year on Mars is equal to 687 Earth-days...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Chapter 2: The Land Beyond the Light (Table of Contents: 6)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron ?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Bob Hughes.

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

World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Hi-Power Binoculars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

The Robot That Rocked the World (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Richard the Robot

Chapter 3: The Achilles Heel (Table of Contents: 11)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron ?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
adventure
Reprints

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Creatures from the Forbidden World!
    Challengers of the Unknown
  2. 1. Draw Bob Hope!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Creatures from the Forbidden World, Chapter 1
    Challengers of the Unknown
  4. 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    Tales of the Unexpected; House of Secrets; My Greatest Adventure
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  6. 5. ["Although a year on Mars is equal to 687 Earth-days..."]
    Planets of Wonder!
  7. 6. Chapter 2: The Land Beyond the Light
    Challengers of the Unknown
  8. 7. ["Your favorite heroes..."]
    World's Finest Comics
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Hi-Power Binoculars
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  11. 10. The Robot That Rocked the World
  12. 11. Chapter 3: The Achilles Heel
    Challengers of the Unknown
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Blackhawk
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Body Building
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Klein
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jim Walls
  • Per Sandell
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