(July-August 1961)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-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 (editor); Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

4th Aquaman solo book


Prisoners of the Aqua-Planet! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]
Reprints:

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

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

Prisoners of the Aqua-Planet, Chapter 1 (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Mermor
Synopsis:
Aquaman and Aqualad meet Mermor, an alien from Venus who was driven to Earth by the tyrant Naeco.
Reprints:

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Giant Batman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Gifts from Your Elders! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Did You Know That... (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Chapter 2: The Alien Creature Ambush (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Mermor; Naeco; Topo; Lor
Synopsis:
Aquaman and Aqualad are captured along with Mermor and taken to Venus.
Reprints:

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Big Game of the Sea (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

Chapter 3: King of the Land Creatures (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Naeco; Mermor
Synopsis:
Aquaman helps Mermor and his followers in overthrowing the tyrant Naeco and returns to Earth.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued in Detective, and then Aquaman gets his own book which runs concurrently with the World's Finest strip for a while.

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

Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Flipper and Fin (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 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) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Prisoners of the Aqua-Planet!
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    National Sports Council
  3. 2. Prisoners of the Aqua-Planet, Chapter 1
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  7. 6. Gifts from Your Elders!
  8. 7. Did You Know That...
  9. 8. Chapter 2: The Alien Creature Ambush
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Secret Origins
  12. 11. Big Game of the Sea
  13. 12. Chapter 3: King of the Land Creatures
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Rip Hunter... Time Master
  16. 15. Flipper and Fin
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Merlin Haas
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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