(February 1962)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1961-12-12
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical 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
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Creature We Dared Not Kill! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

They Crowned My Fiancé Their King! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Explorer Cliff Turner brings his fiancee to the jungle, where she helps save him from native magic.
Reprints

A Fantastic New Adventure... Beneath the Earth! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Bomb Sight / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Superstitions About Spiders (Table of Contents: 5)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Let Science Serve You! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Facts about scientific discoveries and a reminder to have an annual physical to take advantage of advances in medicine.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Forgive Me, Earthlings (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Sherman
Inks
Howard Sherman
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Synopsis
An alien from the planet Uranus crashes in a small European country, where an evil tyrant forces him to use his super-science to help overthrow the government.
Reprints

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

House of Mystery; Challengers of the Unknown; Tales of the Unexpected / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Peter Puptent Explorer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm hot, and thirsty...
Genre
humor
Characters
Peter Puptent

Another Giant Batman Collection! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

They Hunt Earthquakes (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

The Creature We Dared Not Kill (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Mort Meskin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A rampaging mutant dinosaur must be stopped.
Reprints

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1961
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months: 220,000
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc., H. Donenfeld, I. Donenfeld, S. Iger, H. Donenfeld Foundation, J. S. Liebowitz, P. H. Sampliner, S. U. Sampliner all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York 22, N.Y.

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Creature We Dared Not Kill!
  2. 1. ["Dear Boys and Girls..."]
  3. 2. They Crowned My Fiancé Their King!
  4. 3. A Fantastic New Adventure... Beneath the Earth!
    Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bomb Sight
  6. 5. Superstitions About Spiders
  7. 6. Let Science Serve You!
  8. 7. Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual!
    Superman
  9. 8. Forgive Me, Earthlings
  10. 9. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    House of Mystery; Challengers of the Unknown; Tales of the Unexpected
  11. 10. ["I'm hot, and thirsty..."]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  12. 11. Another Giant Batman Collection!
    Batman and Robin
  13. 12. They Hunt Earthquakes
  14. 13. The Creature We Dared Not Kill
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner