(April 1960)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1960-02-02
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 Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Moon Monster! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction

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

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

The Alien Who Changed History (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Archaeologists find a diary written in ancient Greek by an alien who intervened at various points in history.

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

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

Aloha... Hawaii! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Characters
Senator Hiram L. Fong; Senator Oren E. Long; Rep. Daniel K. Inouye
Synopsis
A celebration of Brotherhood Week and Hawaii as our 50th state.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Association

The Man Who Conquered Time! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Rip Hunter... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Dr. Floogle / 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
Dr. Floogle, I'm here from a planet in outer-space...
Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
Dr. Floogle

The Captive Wizard (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Three explorers encounter a wizard from the past who seeks their help, but one of them intends to use the wizard's power for his own greedy plans.

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

Satellite Statistics! / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With the exception of our own moon...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

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

Pyro Plastics Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Sorcery from the Stars (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

The Moon Monster (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Martin Kell; Dr. Gaines; Karaba; Chief Sutaya (flashback)
Synopsis
Radiation from a meteorite transforms a man into a strange creature that affects gravity like the moon.
Reprints
Keywords
Central America; Medicine Man; Native Americans; tidal wave

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

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

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

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

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Moon Monster!
  2. 1. Draw Lincoln
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Alien Who Changed History
  4. 3. Your Amazing Passport to Adventures!
    House of Secrets; Strange Adventures; My Greatest Adventure
  5. 4. Aloha... Hawaii!
  6. 5. The Man Who Conquered Time!
    Rip Hunter... Time Master
  7. 6. ["Dr. Floogle, I'm here from a planet in outer-space..."]
    Dr. Floogle
  8. 7. The Captive Wizard
  9. 8. ["With the exception of our own moon..."]
    Satellite Statistics!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Pyro Plastics Corporation
  11. 10. Sorcery from the Stars
  12. 11. The Moon Monster
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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