(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 and copyright registration.


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

[no title indexed] (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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Syracuse, Sicily, 212 B.C....
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

[no title indexed] (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)

[no title indexed] (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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah - it came! The finest mummy...
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

[no title indexed] (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
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Hugo M.
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
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