(May-June 1964)

DC, 1961 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1964-03-05
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 US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has the unique distinction of having specialized house ads. It has three different 1/3 page house ads for the next issue Rip Hunter ... Time Master #21. Each ad is unique and features a different beauty from the past: Sheherazade, Cleopatra and Helen of Troy. (Note added by Bob Bailey.)

On-sale date from ad in The Brave and the Bold #53.


Adolf Hitler's Greatest Secret! (Table of Contents)

Rip Hunter / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Corky Baxter; Adolf Hitler
Keywords:
Nazis; World War II

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

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

Adolf Hitler's Greatest Secret, Chapter 1 (Table of Contents: 2)

Rip Hunter / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Ely (signed)
Inks:
Bill Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Corky Baxter; Adolf Hitler; Jeff Smith; Bonnie Baxter; Schultz; Benito Mussolini; Goering

Scheherazade... (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Names Do Hurt! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff ?; Morris Waldinger ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy
Characters:
Jim; Danny; Mr. Brown
Synopsis:
Jim learns a lesson when he calls other people names.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Chapter 2: Operation "Little Corporal"! (Table of Contents: 8)

Rip Hunter / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Corky Baxter; Adolf Hitler; Bonnie Baxter; Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte; Lafayette; Benito Mussolini; Goering

Cleopatra... (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

["In 17th century London, one of the biggest..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Time Journal / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; history
Characters:
Joe Haines; Attila, king of the Huns

["Be first in your neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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

Destination -- Infinity / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

includes letters by Peter Wiscomb, John Durstine, Judy Fairless, George Framer, Wilma Peterson and Don Tucker

Chapter 3: Hitler's Secret Ally (Table of Contents: 13)

Rip Hunter / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Corky Baxter; Adolf Hitler; Bonnie Baxter; Jeff Smith; Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte; Benito Mussolini; Hans; General Schroeder; Goering

Helen of Troy... (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Adolf Hitler's Greatest Secret!
    Rip Hunter
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Roman War Soldiers
  3. 2. Adolf Hitler's Greatest Secret, Chapter 1
    Rip Hunter
  4. 3. Scheherazade...
    Rip Hunter ... Time Master
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Capt. Storm
  6. 5. Names Do Hurt!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  9. 8. Chapter 2: Operation "Little Corporal"!
    Rip Hunter
  10. 9. Cleopatra...
    Rip Hunter ... Time Master
  11. 10. ["In 17th century London, one of the biggest..."]
    The Time Journal
  12. 11. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Destination -- Infinity
  14. 13. Chapter 3: Hitler's Secret Ally
    Rip Hunter
  15. 14. Helen of Troy...
    Rip Hunter ... Time Master
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Bodybuilding Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Bailey
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Per Sandell
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne