(July-August 1962)

DC, 1961 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1962-05-17
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 house ad in House of Secrets #55.


The Alien King of 1,000 B.C.! (Table of Contents)

Rip Hunter / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Corky Baxter
Reprints:

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

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

The Alien King of 1,000 B.C., Chapter 1 (Table of Contents: 2)

Rip Hunter / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Bill Ely (signed)
Inks:
Bill Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
Keywords:
aliens; time travel

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

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

["This is the spot where we're supposed to dig!"] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
humor

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

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

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: Adventure on Planet Zark (Table of Contents: 7)

Rip Hunter / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Tomahawk; Blackhawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Pietro Tacchini (Table of Contents: 9)

Giants of the Telescope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

The Great Time-Travel Hoax (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Chapter 3: One-Man Alien Army (Table of Contents: 11)

Rip Hunter / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Task Force / 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) /

Midwest Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Alien King of 1,000 B.C.!
    Rip Hunter
  2. 1. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  3. 2. The Alien King of 1,000 B.C., Chapter 1
    Rip Hunter
  4. 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    Aquaman; House of Mystery; House of Secrets
  5. 4. ["This is the spot where we're supposed to dig!"]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  6. 5. Superman Says: "Be a Good Citizen!"
    Superman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual
  8. 7. Chapter 2: Adventure on Planet Zark
    Rip Hunter
  9. 8. ["For the very best..."]
    Tomahawk; Blackhawk
  10. 9. Pietro Tacchini
    Giants of the Telescope
  11. 10. The Great Time-Travel Hoax
  12. 11. Chapter 3: One-Man Alien Army
    Rip Hunter
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Detective Comics
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Midwest Card Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dave Marchand
  • Bob Hughes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Per Sandell
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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