(July 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
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
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

The Weird World of Gilgana! (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]
Reprints:

The Touch of Disaster (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Lawton; 4 Aliens
Synopsis:
A scientist gains invisibility touch and is then pursued by aliens for the secret.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit determined by textual analysis by Lou Mougin.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Watch for the First Superboy Annual! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

The Doom Game (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Drake; Haney
Synopsis:
A couple of explorers find two pistols each loaded with three magic bullets, two will bring wealth, the other doom.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Drake and Haney, probably an in-house joke (Arnold Drake and Bob Haney). Writer credit determined by textual analysis by Lou Mougin.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

House of Secrets; Strange Adventures / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Be first in your neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

["Not many years ago, the residents of Vallejo, California..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mysteries of the Ages / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

The Weird World of Gilgana (Table of Contents: 10)

J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Zook
Synopsis:
Martian Manhunter purposely gets abducted to another world in order to save two Earthmen.
Reprints:

["Puptent, this is Hamid, the great hypnotist."] (Table of Contents: 11)

Peter Puptent, Explorer / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter Puptent

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

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

["Boys and Girls! Now you can get the Superman plastic hobby kit..."] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Superman; Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Weird World of Gilgana!
    J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars
  2. 1. The Touch of Disaster
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  4. 3. Watch for the First Superboy Annual!
    Superboy
  5. 4. The Doom Game
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. ["For the very best..."]
    House of Secrets; Strange Adventures
  9. 8. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  10. 9. ["Not many years ago, the residents of Vallejo, California..."]
    Mysteries of the Ages
  11. 10. The Weird World of Gilgana
    J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars
  12. 11. ["Puptent, this is Hamid, the great hypnotist."]
    Peter Puptent, Explorer
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  14. 13. ["Boys and Girls! Now you can get the Superman plastic hobby kit..."]
    Superman; Aurora
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