(October 1960)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1960-08-02
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; Murray Boltinoff (associate); George Kashdan (associate)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Hail the Conquering Aliens! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Menace of the Enemy Plants (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An experimental ray brings giant uncontrollable plant creatures to life.

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

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

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

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
I hope they can snag this missile in mid-air!
Genre
humor
Characters
Dr. Floogle

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

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

The Idols's Slave (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Synopsis
Two explorers uncover a stone idol which comes to life and seemingly captivates one of them to follow him into deadly situations.
Reprints

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

How Are Your Shopping Manners? (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Jimmy learns a lesson in proper behavior when shopping.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

Mysteries in Space / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If a passing star should approach our sun...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Loot of Time (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Hail The Conquering Aliens (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dan Welks; Hal; Mayor Plover; Betty Sears; Colonel Bear
Synopsis
Returning home from a trip, Dan Welks is shocked to discover that his town has been taken over by alien invaders, but two surprise twists await him before the situation is resolved.
Reprints

Dive to a Whale of an Adventure (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Showcase; Sea Devils / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Commercial Trades Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Hail the Conquering Aliens!
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. The Menace of the Enemy Plants
  4. 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    My Greatest Adventure; Blackhawk; Strange Adventures
  5. 4. ["I hope they can snag this missile in mid-air!"]
    Dr. Floogle
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  7. 6. The Idols's Slave
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. How Are Your Shopping Manners?
  10. 9. ["If a passing star should approach our sun..."]
    Mysteries in Space
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  12. 11. The Loot of Time
  13. 12. Hail The Conquering Aliens
  14. 13. Dive to a Whale of an Adventure
    Showcase; Sea Devils
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Commercial Trades Institute
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
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