(August 1961)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1961-06-15
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 copyright registration.


The Martian Who Walked with Doom! (Table of Contents)

The Space Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Professor Ubo
Reprints

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

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Boy Usurper of Planet Zonn (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
John Giunta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

It's Fun to Serve! (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
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.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm borrowing some of this space equipment!
Genre
humor
Characters
Dr. Floogle; Spencer the astronaut; Mrs. Floogle
Synopsis
Dr. Floogle borrows a space helmet so that he can smoke cigars at home without bothering his wife.
Reprints

Disaster Patrol (Table of Contents: 7)

A Spaceman-at-Work Feature / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jeff; Tom Crewe
Synopsis
The Patrol rescues people from various disasters on their respective planets.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

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

Advance Force to Planet Earth (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

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

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

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

The Martian Who Walked with Doom (Table of Contents: 12)

The Space Ranger / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll; Professor Ubo
Synopsis
Space Ranger must find the explosive hidden in one of Professor Ubo's film cans before it causes a disaster.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

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

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Martian Who Walked with Doom!
    The Space Ranger
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
  3. 2. The Boy Usurper of Planet Zonn
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Secret Origins
  6. 5. It's Fun to Serve!
  7. 6. ["I'm borrowing some of this space equipment!"]
    Dr. Floogle
  8. 7. Disaster Patrol
    A Spaceman-at-Work Feature
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  10. 9. Advance Force to Planet Earth
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  13. 12. The Martian Who Walked with Doom
    The Space Ranger
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner