(October-November 1964)

DC, 1963 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:
Bob Kanigher [as Robert Kanigher]
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Revolt of the Gas Gang! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Dr. William Magnus
Reprints:

Smoking Is for Squares! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy
Characters:
Paulette Breen; Bob; Bob's friends
Synopsis:
Paulette Breen (real-life winner of the Palisades Amusement Park's Miss American Teenager contest) tells Bob and his friends that girls don't like guys who smoke.

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover. Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Revolt of the Gas Gang! (Table of Contents: 2)

Metal Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Dr. William Magnus; Gas Gang [Helium; Oxygen; Carbon Dioxide; Carbon Monoxide; Chloroform]
Synopsis:
During the battle with the Robot Juggernauts, the Metal Men were fused together. They attempt to seperate themselves in the smelter but impurities alter their personalities. Doc has to activate the Gas Gang to capture them and restore them to normal.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story told in three parts across 25 pages. Part 1 is 5.67 pages, Part 2 is 5.67 pages and Part 3 is 12.67 pages. Doc is shown with his girlfriend but she is not named.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

80 Page Giant Magazine; The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["Use coupon below and Metal Men will be delivered to you regularly..."] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Curious Metals! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

Facts about platinum and gold.

On the page immediately following the two previous sequences.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Metal Scraps / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Pete Beard, Bob Strom, Chris Harding, Mark Glazer.

On the page immediately following page 12 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

Roman War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Revolt of the Gas Gang!
    Metal Men
  2. 1. Smoking Is for Squares!
  3. 2. Revolt of the Gas Gang!
    Metal Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; The Flash
  6. 5. ["Use coupon below and Metal Men will be delivered to you regularly..."]
  7. 6. Curious Metals!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Metal Scraps
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Roman War Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
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