(February 1961)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1960-12-01
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.


Captives of the Alien Fishermen! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction

You Asked for It!! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Showcase; Aquaman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Captive of the Alien Fishermen (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood ?
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A forest ranger finds himself transported to another planet, captured by alien children playing with their father's teleportation device.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Blackhawk; Challengers of the Unknown / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Mysteries in Space / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If the earth's motion in its orbit suddenly stopped...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Our American Heritage (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
Characters
William Penn; Tom Paine; Emma Lazarus; John Peter Zenger; Harriet Tubman
Synopsis
historical quiz

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Watch for the Second Superman Annual! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

The Man from Doomed Valley (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Pencils
Bill Ely (signed)
Inks
Bill Ely
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
On his twenty-first birthday, Clyde Clary gains fantastic powers and learns a secret about his birth that leads to Altor, the underground city where he was born.

The Modern Sorcerer's Apprentice (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is known as the Street of Fakirs
Genre
humor
Characters
Moolah

The Game of 100 Dooms (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Pete Webb has invented a miniature super-weapon and a crooked associate devises an elaborate scheme to trick him out of it.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Jack Liebowitz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1960
Average number copies sold during preceding 12 months: 208,000
Editor: Jack Schiff, Business Manager: Jack Liebowitz
Owners: National Comics Publications, Inc., H. Donenfeld, J. Liebowtiz, P. Sampliner, G. Donenfeld, S. Sampliner, F. Iger, I. Donenfeld, S. Iger, L. Liebowitz, J. H. Liebowitz, all at 575 Lexington Ave, New York 22, N.Y.

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captives of the Alien Fishermen!
  2. 1. You Asked for It!!
    Showcase; Aquaman
  3. 2. Captive of the Alien Fishermen
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    Blackhawk; Challengers of the Unknown
  5. 4. ["If the earth's motion in its orbit suddenly stopped..."]
    Mysteries in Space
  6. 5. Our American Heritage
  7. 6. Watch for the Second Superman Annual!
    Giant Superman Annual
  8. 7. The Man from Doomed Valley
  9. 8. The Modern Sorcerer's Apprentice
  10. 9. ["This is known as the Street of Fakirs"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  11. 10. The Game of 100 Dooms
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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