(June 1961)

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 US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Destiny of Dooms! (Table of Contents)

A Mark Merlin Mystery / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
Jack Adler ?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mark Merlin; Elsa; Professor Volo

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Dooms from Kyro's Cave (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Two geologists stumble upon the ancient lab of an alchemist and accidentally release his curse.

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

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

["I've invented a foolproof machine to detect gold!"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Dr. Floogle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Doctor Floogle

Parents Have Rights, Too! (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:
advocacy
Synopsis:
Bob convinces his sister Laurie that she should be more considerate of their parents.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Rip Hunter... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Secret of the Sinister Structures (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientist mysteriously builds strange structures including a giant automatic pistol and a bow and arrow but won't tell anybody the reason. (They're for two giants who want to fight each other)

Behind the Dungeon Door (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Destiny of Dooms (Table of Contents: 10)

A Mark Merlin Mystery / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mark Merlin; Elsa; Professor Volo
Synopsis:
Mark and Elsa meet a Professor Volo who has a claims to have a camera that sees the future. Mark scoffs at the idea and accuses the Prof of perpetuating a hoax. So Volo sics a big monster on them. After that the story gets really complicated.

The Readers' Choice! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman; Showcase; Aquaman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Padell Book Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Destiny of Dooms!
    A Mark Merlin Mystery
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. The Dooms from Kyro's Cave
  4. 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    House of Mystery; My Greatest Adventure; Tales of the Unexpected
  5. 4. ["I've invented a foolproof machine to detect gold!"]
    Dr. Floogle
  6. 5. Parents Have Rights, Too!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Rip Hunter... Time Master
  8. 7. The Secret of the Sinister Structures
  9. 8. Behind the Dungeon Door
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. Destiny of Dooms
    A Mark Merlin Mystery
  12. 11. The Readers' Choice!
    The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman; Showcase; Aquaman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Padell Book Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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  • Jim Stangas
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