(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 Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / 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 / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / 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

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

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / 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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Missile Attack! / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

147 Famous Automobiles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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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. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Grit Publishing Co.
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Coin Co.
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  8. 7. The Swing Is to DC!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Metal Scraps
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  13. 12. ["A jeweler needs a magnifying glass..."]
    Metal Facts and Fancies
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    147 Famous Automobiles
  16. 15. ["Hi! Boys and girls, here is your big chance..."]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
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