(October 1962)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1962-08-09
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
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 Haunted Beach! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Ely
Inks
Bill Ely
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; war

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

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

The Haunted Beach (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ely (signed)
Inks
Bill Ely (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; war
Synopsis
Sgt. Rayburn comes up with a way to deceive the enemy gunners that have pinned down his troops on the beach at Anzio when he dreams of a Roman battalion that was similarly trapped centuries before.
Keywords
Anzio; World War II

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

There Has Never Been a Super-Team Like This! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Professor Zooley disappeared in this jungle a number of years ago...
Genre
humor
Characters
Peter Puptent; Professor Zooley
Synopsis
When they finally find the disappeared Professor Zooley (shades of Livingstone), all the professor wants to know is who won the World Series.

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

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

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

We Mastered the Menace of Wrecker's Reef! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Big Ed Williams; Brad; Mal Leslie
Synopsis
Big Ed and his friends are trapped by a sea monster.
Reprints

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

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

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

The Adventurers' Club / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff ?
Pencils
? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Blaine W., Gladys Fiske, W.M.B., Skipper of the Mary Anne.

Wildlife Curios (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; animal

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

Blackhawk; Challengers of the Unknown / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Nature's Prize Pupil! (Table of Contents: 13)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis
Humans have managed to copy some of the best protective attributes of animals.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appears in DC comics cover-dated June 1958.

Stay Away from Me -- You Might Die (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Gene Colan ?
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
horror-suspense; science fiction
Characters
Dr. Bertrand; Charles
Synopsis
Dr. Bertrand finds a bomb from outer space but can't let go of it for fear of it exploding.
Reprints

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

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

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Haunted Beach!
  2. 1. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  3. 2. The Haunted Beach
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. There Has Never Been a Super-Team Like This!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. ["Professor Zooley disappeared in this jungle a number of years ago..."]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  9. 8. We Mastered the Menace of Wrecker's Reef!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The Adventurers' Club
  12. 11. Wildlife Curios
  13. 12. ["For the very best..."]
    Blackhawk; Challengers of the Unknown
  14. 13. Nature's Prize Pupil!
  15. 14. Stay Away from Me -- You Might Die
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Chet Atkins Method
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
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