(August 1962)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1962-06-05
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 Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

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


The Fantastic Camera Creature! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Blueprints of Lost City (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Explorers find plans for three fantastic weapons in an abandoned ancient city.

["Boys and girls..."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

["I hear the sultan sent for you, Moolah!"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah; the Sultan

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Krypton, the World Where Superman Was Born, Lives Again! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

The Haunted Masks of Chapulco (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
An old rivalry between two native gods is rekindled in the present.

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

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

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

Convoy Terror / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mystery of the Flaming Doom (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
describes several different manifestations of ball lightning

Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane... (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Fantastic Camera Creature (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman; Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A dangerous criminal persuades a crew of visiting aliens that he is the lawman and the people pursuing him are the real criminals, but the truth is revealed by a giant beast that projects images of what the beast has witnessed.

You Must Not Miss These Great Issues! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Superman; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Chet Atkins Method / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Fantastic Camera Creature!
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. The Blueprints of Lost City
  4. 3. ["Boys and girls..."]
  5. 4. ["I hear the sultan sent for you, Moolah!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. Krypton, the World Where Superman Was Born, Lives Again!
    Superman
  9. 8. The Haunted Masks of Chapulco
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Comicpac
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Convoy Terror
  12. 11. Mystery of the Flaming Doom
  13. 12. Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes!
    Batman and Robin
  14. 13. See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane...
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  15. 14. The Fantastic Camera Creature
  16. 15. You Must Not Miss These Great Issues!
    Superman; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Batman
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Chet Atkins Method
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
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