(January-February 1963)

DC, 1961 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1962-11-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
George Kashdan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in House of Mystery #130.


The 2200-Year-Old Doom! (Table of Contents)

Rip Hunter / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

["Hi kids! I'm your friend Johnny DC..."] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The 2,200 Year-Old Doom, Chapter 1 (Table of Contents: 2)

Rip Hunter / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Jeff Smith; Bonnie Baxter; Corky Baxter; Professor Blake; Caradoc
Synopsis:
Rip's crew travels to Stonehenge in the year 100 B.C., and also to the distant past and the far future to find out more about a meteor that will eventually poison the atmosphere and drive all life on Earth underground.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Stonehenge; time travel

["Hi! I'm Johnny DC, the mascot at Superman DC Publications."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Syracuse, Sicily, 212 B.C...."] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Time Journal / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; history

Featuring the Mightiest Super-Heroes of All Time! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Secret Adventures of Batman and Robin! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Chapter 2: The Impossible Beasts of One Million B.C. (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Jeff Smith; Bonnie Baxter; Corky Baxter; Professor Blake
Reprints:

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

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

Touchdown for Picasso! (Table of Contents: 9)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
Stan learns that even tough football players can appreciate the fine arts as well.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Here Is Your Formula for a New Thrill in Comic Book Reading! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["Ah - it came! The finest mummy..."] (Table of Contents: 11)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka; Dr. Floogle; Mrs. Eureka
Reprints:

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

Destination -- Infinity / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Dennis Coppernoll; Peter Wescott; Larry Buresh; Dick Sanford

Chapter 3: Earth's Last Chance (Table of Contents: 13)

Rip Hunter / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Jeff Smith; Bonnie Baxter; Corky Baxter; Professor Blake
Reprints:

["For holiday giving..."] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Convoy Terror / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The 2200-Year-Old Doom!
    Rip Hunter
  2. 1. ["Hi kids! I'm your friend Johnny DC..."]
    Comicpac
  3. 2. The 2,200 Year-Old Doom, Chapter 1
    Rip Hunter
  4. 3. ["Hi! I'm Johnny DC, the mascot at Superman DC Publications."]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  5. 4. ["Syracuse, Sicily, 212 B.C...."]
    The Time Journal
  6. 5. Featuring the Mightiest Super-Heroes of All Time!
    Superman
  7. 6. The Secret Adventures of Batman and Robin!
    Batman and Robin
  8. 7. Chapter 2: The Impossible Beasts of One Million B.C.
    Rip Hunter
  9. 8. ["For the very best..."]
    Aquaman; House of Mystery
  10. 9. Touchdown for Picasso!
  11. 10. Here Is Your Formula for a New Thrill in Comic Book Reading!
    The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories
  12. 11. ["Ah - it came! The finest mummy..."]
    Professor Eureka
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Destination -- Infinity
  14. 13. Chapter 3: Earth's Last Chance
    Rip Hunter
  15. 14. ["For holiday giving..."]
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Convoy Terror
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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