(February 1960)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1959-12-08
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 US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


We Found the Ice-Age Giant! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

We Battled the Storm Creature (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Howard Purcell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A strange meteorite reacts with rainstorms to create a monstrous creature.
Reprints

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1959
Owner: National Comics Publications, Inc., H. Donenfeld, J. S. Liebowitz, P. H. Sampliner, G. Donenfeld, S. U. Sampliner, F. Iger, I. Donenfeld; S. Iger, A. Donenfeld, J. S. Liebowitz and A.S. Herzog as trustees for I. Donenfeld and S. Donenfeld, I. Rappaport and A. S. Herzog as trustees for L. Liebowitz and J. H. Liebowitz, H. Donenfeld Foundation, Inc., all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York 22, N.Y.

Meteor Showers (Table of Contents: 5)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

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

Continental Schools, Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Superboy Says: "It's Fun to Help Others!" (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superboy
Synopsis
Superboy shows some children how they can be useful as volunteers in many places.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Introducing... the Justice League of America (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

I Led the Sinister Safari (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A missing scientist has been captured by aliens who want his latest invention for their own evil purposes, and he pretends to join them, sacrificing his life to defeat them.
Reprints

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Tales of the Unexpected; House of Mystery; Strange Adventures / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Peter Puptent, Explorer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at this rare bone I dug up!
Genre
humor
Characters
Peter Puptent

Super Speed Was My Business (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Letters
typeset

Genre
drama
Synopsis
A race car driver spots a dangerous situation along the course and sacrifices his lead to save the lives of the drivers behind him.
Keywords
auto racing

We Found the Ice-Age Giant (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Excavation for a new railroad line revives a giant caveman that was frozen in ice for thousands of years, and revives his nemesis as well -- a giant woolly mammoth!

Three Exciting New Adventures (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Aircraft Carrier / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. We Found the Ice-Age Giant!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Hi-Power Binoculars
  4. 3. We Battled the Storm Creature
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Meteor Showers
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Continental Schools, Inc.
  8. 7. Superboy Says: "It's Fun to Help Others!"
    Superboy
  9. 8. Introducing... the Justice League of America
    Justice League of America
  10. 9. I Led the Sinister Safari
  11. 10. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    Tales of the Unexpected; House of Mystery; Strange Adventures
  12. 11. ["Look at this rare bone I dug up!"]
    Peter Puptent, Explorer
  13. 12. Super Speed Was My Business
  14. 13. We Found the Ice-Age Giant
  15. 14. Three Exciting New Adventures
    Batman and Robin
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Aircraft Carrier
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Body Building
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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