(August-September 1963)

DC, 1963 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1963-06-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Bob Kanigher [as Robert Kanigher]
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On sale date from promo ad in Wonder Woman #140.


The Moon's Invisible Army! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob 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]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

The World of Dinosaurs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Moon's Invisible Army! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script:
Bob 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]
Synopsis:
Doc Magnus builds a new Platinum, sans emotions.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First use of Doc's Thought Power X image-field.

Letters credit from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker.

Story across 25 pages in three parts of 5.67 pages, 11.67 pages, and 6.67.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Giant Superman Annual; Giant Batman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Hi! Boys and girls, here is your big chance..."] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Giant Lois Lane Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 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)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 19 of the main story sequence.

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

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

How Not to Enjoy a Vacation! (Table of Contents: 11)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

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

Convoy Terror / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

147 Famous Automobiles / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Moon's Invisible Army!
    Metal Men
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The World of Dinosaurs
  3. 2. The Moon's Invisible Army!
    Metal Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Giant Batman Annual
  6. 5. ["Hi! Boys and girls, here is your big chance..."]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Giant Lois Lane Annual
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Metal Scraps
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  12. 11. How Not to Enjoy a Vacation!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Convoy Terror
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    147 Famous Automobiles
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
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