(July-August 1962)

DC, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1962-05-22
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; Murray Boltinoff (associate); George Kashdan (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from house ad in House of Secrets #55.


[The Menace of Alien Island] (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

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

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Menace of Alien Island, Chapter 1 (Table of Contents: 2)

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]; Quisp; Suvian Bandit
Synopsis:
Aquaman and Aqualad discover a floating island that is really an alien spaceship.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes.

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

["What a nice day for sailing!"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Ollie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Superman Says... "Be a Good Citizen!" (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

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

Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Chapter 2: Quisp's Last Stand (Table of Contents: 7)

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]; Quisp; Suvian Scientists; Suvian Bandits
Reprints:

2 Big Stories in Every Issue... (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Detective Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Hands Across the Channel (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

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

Giant Superman 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 Underwater "Spaceship" (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Chapter 3: The Undersea Trap (Table of Contents: 13)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Quisp; Suvian Scientists; Suvian Bandits
Reprints:

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

Sea Devils / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Menace of Alien Island]
    Aquaman
  2. 1. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  3. 2. The Menace of Alien Island, Chapter 1
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  4. 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    House of Mystery; House of Secrets; Tales of the Unexpected
  5. 4. ["What a nice day for sailing!"]
    Ollie
  6. 5. Superman Says... "Be a Good Citizen!"
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual
  8. 7. Chapter 2: Quisp's Last Stand
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  9. 8. 2 Big Stories in Every Issue...
    Detective Comics
  10. 9. Hands Across the Channel
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  13. 12. The Underwater "Spaceship"
  14. 13. Chapter 3: The Undersea Trap
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Sea Devils
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Rivard
  • Carl Gafford