(February-March 1964)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1963-12-19
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Execution of Space Ranger! (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; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Karu
Reprints

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

His Alien Master! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Howard Purcell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
When an alien saves the life of Frank Scott's wife he demands Frank's help in return. Traveling to the alien planet, Frank learns he now has super-powers, which the alien intends for him to use in helping to overthrow the rightful ruler.
Reprints

Dash Out of Your Foxholes! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Sgt. Rock / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Save Him -- or Kill Him! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Sgt. Rock; Haunted Tank; Johnny Cloud / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Special Christmas Quiz (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis
Short information on global Christmas customs accompanied by illustrations.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Earthling -- Go Home (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Earth lawyer Don Jonson travels to the planet Pluvia to defend Lemur, who has been falsely accused of sabotage and murder.
Reprints

Two Trail-Blazing Heroes (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're all set for our trip to planet Earth!
Genre
humor; science fiction
Synopsis
The Oggites land on Earth on Halloween, so no one notices their arrival.
Reprints

The Execution of Space Ranger (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll; King Dnuke; Urakoo; Karu
Synopsis
Space Ranger goes undercover on Uranus to infiltrate a smuggling ring, but is nearly executed when the gang is arrested by a Uranian ruler.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer verified by Martin O'Hearn.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

The Weapons of Thor (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Scientific explanations for thunder and lightning.

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

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

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

Robert Edwards Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Growing Animal Circus / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Execution of Space Ranger!
    The Space Ranger
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. His Alien Master!
  4. 3. Dash Out of Your Foxholes!
    Sgt. Rock
  5. 4. Save Him -- or Kill Him!
    Sgt. Rock; Haunted Tank; Johnny Cloud
  6. 5. Special Christmas Quiz
  7. 6. Earthling -- Go Home
  8. 7. Two Trail-Blazing Heroes
    Rip Hunter... Time Master; Aquaman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  11. 10. ["We're all set for our trip to planet Earth!"]
    On the Planet Og
  12. 11. The Execution of Space Ranger
    The Space Ranger
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. ["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines..."]
  15. 14. The Weapons of Thor
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Roman War Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Robert Edwards Corp.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Growing Animal Circus
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  • Ramon Schenk
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