(December 1960)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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

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)

["This phonograph record will recite the countdown..."] (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)

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

["Ah, come right in."] (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

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)

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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