(October 1962)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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

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) (Expand) /

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

The Haunted Beach (Table of Contents)

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) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

["Professor Zooley disappeared in this jungle a number of years ago..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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) (Expand) /

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

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

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

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

Nature's Prize Pupil! (Table of Contents)

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)

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) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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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
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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