(June-July 1963)

DC, 1963 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1963-04-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Robert Kanigher (credited)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Robots of Terror! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks
Mike Esposito (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script and letters credits from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker.

Not Wanted: High School Dropouts! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Robots of Terror! (Table of Contents: 2)

Metal Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks
Mike Esposito (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Barium; Aluminum; Calcium; Zirconium; Sodium; Plutonium; Marsha
Synopsis
Platinum builds a robot duplicate of Doc Magnus who in turn builds a new set of Metal Men.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker.

Story across 25 pages in three parts of 5.67 pages, 5.67 pages, 12.67 pages.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Littleton Coin Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Great Masterpieces (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Swing Is to DC! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

Garcelon Stamps / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Metal Scraps / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru (illustration)
Inks
Mike Esposito (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Billy Peoples, Eilen Fineberg, Ralph Libsohn, Bill Feret, and Samuel J. Murray.

On the page immediately preceding page 13 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Metal Facts and Fancies! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A jeweler needs a magnifying glass...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

Credits per Nick Caputo, February 2018.

Missile Attack! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Strathmore Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

147 Famous Automobiles (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Auto Models / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

100 Toy Soldiers $1.25 (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Robots of Terror!
    Metal Men
  2. 1. Not Wanted: High School Dropouts!
  3. 2. Robots of Terror!
    Metal Men
  4. 3. ["Try a tongue teaser!"]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Boys here's a swell way to make $1 to $5 weekly..."]
    Grit
  6. 5. ["Curious coins! Odd paper money!"]
    Littleton Coin Co.
  7. 6. Great Masterpieces
    Tootsie Roll
  8. 7. The Swing Is to DC!
  9. 8. ["Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park..."]
    Palisades Amusement Park Admission
  10. 9. ["Free! These... and more new issue stamps... just released"]
    Garcelon Stamps
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Metal Scraps
  12. 11. ["Your eyes may play tricks... but not your taste!"]
    Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. ["A jeweler needs a magnifying glass..."]
    Metal Facts and Fancies!
  14. 13. Missile Attack!
    Strathmore Toys
  15. 14. 147 Famous Automobiles
    Auto Models
  16. 15. ["Hi! Boys and girls, here is your big chance..."]
  17. 16. 100 Toy Soldiers $1.25
    100 Toy Soldiers
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