(October-November 1963)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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 U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Space Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Ranger; Myra Mason

Play It Safe! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis:
A day in the life of a forest ranger (billed as a "true story from the records of the Minnesota Warden Service").

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Big Show on Planet Earth! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An alien actor with the power to change his appearance (but not to change back without special pills) is framed for the murder of a theater manager.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Flashiest News of the Year... (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["I want you to go to the planet Earth."] (Table of Contents: 6)

On the Planet Og / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
King Zog
Synopsis:
King Zog orders his astronauts to bring him some dogs from Earth.

Earth's Alien Traitor (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An alien friendly to Earth invents a machine that will make all weapons obsolete, but others from his world force him to reveal the secret so they can use it to invade.

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

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

Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Mysteries of the Comets (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Captives of the Insect-Men (Table of Contents: 12)

The Space Ranger / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake ?
Pencils:
Phil Kelsey
Inks:
Phil Kelsey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Ranger [Rick Starr]; Myra Mason; Cryll
Synopsis:
Space Ranger and his crew become involved in a long-running battle between a race of insect-men and a race of spider-men.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

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

["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines..."] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

Blast Off / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Task Force / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Space Ranger
  2. 1. Play It Safe!
  3. 2. The Big Show on Planet Earth!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. The Flashiest News of the Year...
    The Flash
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. ["I want you to go to the planet Earth."]
    On the Planet Og
  8. 7. Earth's Alien Traitor
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  12. 11. Mysteries of the Comets
  13. 12. Captives of the Insect-Men
    The Space Ranger
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. ["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines..."]
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Blast Off
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner