(August 1961)

DC, 1951 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); George Kashdan (associate)
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

Prisoners of Beast Asteroid! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
monsters

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

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Man Who Was Doomed by Time (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin [as Meskin] (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Art Merrill risks his life to discover the secret of a patch of land where no plant or animal life can live.
Keywords:
monsters

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

See the Many Fantastic Faces of Superman... (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

At Last! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Secret Origins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

It's Fun to Serve! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
Debbie learns how to join the rest of her family in doing good deeds for others.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Songs of Disaster (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Composer Burton Mills learns that the music of a long-ago folk hero has fantastic occult powers.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

The Inside Stories of Batman and Robin's Top Secrets (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Man Who Defied Fate (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
drama

["Moolah draws big crowds..."] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah

We Were Prisoners on Beast Asteroid (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mark; Vern
Synopsis:
Two space explorers on a distant asteroid are menaced by four creatures that emerge from mysterious capsules.
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters

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

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

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Prisoners of Beast Asteroid!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
  3. 2. The Man Who Was Doomed by Time
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. See the Many Fantastic Faces of Superman...
    Superman
  6. 5. At Last!
    Secret Origins
  7. 6. It's Fun to Serve!
  8. 7. The Songs of Disaster
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  10. 9. The Inside Stories of Batman and Robin's Top Secrets
    Batman
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. The Man Who Defied Fate
  13. 12. ["Moolah draws big crowds..."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  14. 13. We Were Prisoners on Beast Asteroid
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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  • Daniel Thingvold
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