(December 1960)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1960-10-18
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 U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Space Ranger's Super Girl Friend! (Table of Contents)

The Space Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Myra Mason

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Invaders from Earth (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction

Mechanical Monsters on the Loose! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Cave Carson / 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 (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This phonograph record will recite the countdown...
Genre
humor
Characters
Dr. Floogle
Synopsis
The rocket countdown goes wrong.

Children of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis
Celebration of United Nations Day (October 24) with a description of the U.N. Declaration of the Rights of a Child.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Man of 1,000 Alien Faces (Table of Contents: 6)

A Spaceman-at-Work Feature / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Human Chameleon [Lt. Rod Carter of Spaceways Police]; Dan Carter; Chief Steele; Nyron; the Titan Gang

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

The Next Giant Superman Annual (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Destination Infinity (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Edward C. Pickering (Table of Contents: 9)

Mysteries in Space! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis
Facts about astronomer Edward J. Pickering (1846 - 1919)
Reprints

Space Ranger's Super Girl Friend (Table of Contents: 10)

The Space Ranger / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake ?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll; King Doro of Ular
Synopsis
Space Ranger and his team go the planet Ular to rescue the kidnapped King Doro. A freak accident gives Myra temporary super-powers, which helps wrap up the case.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah, come right in.
Genre
humor
Characters
Moolah
Synopsis
Moolah's powers of prognostication don't work very well.
Reprints

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 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) /

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Space Ranger's Super Girl Friend!
    The Space Ranger
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. Invaders from Earth
  4. 3. Mechanical Monsters on the Loose!
    The Brave and the Bold; Cave Carson
  5. 4. ["This phonograph record will recite the countdown..."]
    Dr. Floogle
  6. 5. Children of Tomorrow!
  7. 6. The Man of 1,000 Alien Faces
    A Spaceman-at-Work Feature
  8. 7. The Next Giant Superman Annual
    Superman
  9. 8. Destination Infinity
  10. 9. Edward C. Pickering
    Mysteries in Space!
  11. 10. Space Ranger's Super Girl Friend
    The Space Ranger
  12. 11. ["Ah, come right in."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner