(April-May 1961)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1961-02-14
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 Blackhawk #159.


The Beasts from the Fabulous Gem! (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

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

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

The Alien Who Stole a Planet (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Bob Hughes.

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

House of Mystery; Tales of the Unexpected; My Greatest Adventure / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Sea Beasts from One Million B.C.! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Let's go! This is a television camera."] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Rocket / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Captive of the Criminal Brain (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

The Beasts from the Fabulous Gem (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Bob Hughes.

A Salute to Our American Indians! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Appears on the page immediately following page 7 of the previous story sequence.

Animal Time-Sense (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

On the page before page 8 of the previous story sequence.

Reprints only the top half of the original feature.

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

Grit Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Phooey! I never like to use oil on my hair!"] (Table of Contents)

Science Shorts / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; non-fiction

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Beasts from the Fabulous Gem!
    Challengers of the Unknown
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. The Alien Who Stole a Planet
    Challengers of the Unknown
  4. 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    House of Mystery; Tales of the Unexpected; My Greatest Adventure
  5. 4. The Sea Beasts from One Million B.C.!
    Showcase; Aquaman and Aqualad
  6. 5. ["Let's go! This is a television camera."]
    Doctor Rocket
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  8. 7. Captive of the Criminal Brain
  9. 8. The Beasts from the Fabulous Gem
    Challengers of the Unknown
  10. 9. A Salute to Our American Indians!
  11. 10. Animal Time-Sense
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Grit Publishing Co.
  13. 12. ["Phooey! I never like to use oil on my hair!"]
    Science Shorts
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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