(January 1964)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of February, May, August and November
On-sale date:
1963-11-21
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 Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Rip Hunter ... Time Master #18.


[Pawn of the Giant Grapplers] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

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

Mike Marvel System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Druidic Doom (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
crime; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
An ancient feud over the ownership of a castle brings the Chancton Creature to life.
Reprints:

Two Trail-Blazing Heroes (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Tomahawk; Rip Hunter ... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Untold Stories of Superman! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Batman and Robin's Most Thrilling Mystery Cases! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

For Holiday Giving & Holiday Getting! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Fred Bronner Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Return of Astro (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A rivalry between two wizards is revived in the present day by their descendants.
Reprints:

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

Aurora Model Motoring / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Down Down Down (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

They Defied Fate (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Pawn of the Giant Grapplers (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Ed Newcomb finds an alien criminal and challenges him to an arm-wrestling match for the fate of the Earth.
Reprints:

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Aquaman; Tales of the Unexpected / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Bodybuilding Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Fly-Over Chicane (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Gilbert Auto-rama / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Pawn of the Giant Grapplers]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  3. 2. The Druidic Doom
  4. 3. Two Trail-Blazing Heroes
    Tomahawk; Rip Hunter ... Time Master
  5. 4. The Untold Stories of Superman!
    Superman
  6. 5. Batman and Robin's Most Thrilling Mystery Cases!
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. For Holiday Giving & Holiday Getting!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co.
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Fred Bronner Corporation
  10. 9. The Return of Astro
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Aurora Model Motoring
  12. 11. Down Down Down
    Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth
  13. 12. They Defied Fate
  14. 13. Pawn of the Giant Grapplers
  15. 14. ["For the very best..."]
    Aquaman; Tales of the Unexpected
  16. 15. 126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Bodybuilding Club
  18. 17. Fly-Over Chicane
    Gilbert Auto-rama
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