(October 1961)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1961-08-15
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 Amazing Dr. Elektro! (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; Dr. Elektro

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

5 Star Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Trap of the Space Convict (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Big-Big-Big News About a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Showcase; The Atom / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A Message from Otto the Robot! (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
Bobby dreams about the fantastic future that robots will provide, but the robot in his dream reminds him that humans will always be needed too.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Strange Code of Creox! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

The Alien Deceivers (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

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

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

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

The Amazing Dr. Elektro (Table of Contents: 13)

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; Dr. Elektro (introduction)
Synopsis
Space Ranger's crew disguise themselves to lure Dr. Elektro and his gang of phantom raiders into attacking their ship.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

[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) /

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Amazing Dr. Elektro!
    The Space Ranger
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    5 Star Toys
  3. 2. Trap of the Space Convict
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Big-Big-Big News About a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero
    Showcase; The Atom
  6. 5. A Message from Otto the Robot!
  7. 6. The Strange Code of Creox!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Grit Publishing Co.
  11. 10. The Alien Deceivers
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  14. 13. The Amazing Dr. Elektro
    The Space Ranger
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
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