(December 1964-January 1965)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1964-10-29
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, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #112-117, 120, 200)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metamorpho the Element Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metamorpho; Java
Reprints:

Children of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Origin of Metamorpho (Table of Contents)

Metamorpho the Element Man / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metamorpho [Rex Mason] (introduction, origin); Sapphire Stagg (introduction); Simon Stagg (introduction); Java (introduction); Ed (photographer)
Synopsis:
Rex Mason agrees to do one last trip for Simon Stagg which will net him enough money to marry Sapphire. Simon send Java with Rex with orders to strand him in Egypt. Java accidentally traps Rex in a pyramid where Rex is given strange powers over the chemical elements.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in three parts of 8.67, 7.67, and 7.67 pages.

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

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

["I don't want to be disturbed!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka; Mrs. Eureka
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 9 of the main story sequence.

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

Monogram / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Special Silver Anniversary Issue! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

80 Page Giant Magazine; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Showcase; G. I. Joe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["This is terrible!"] (Table of Contents)

Odd-Ball Otto / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 17 of the main story sequence.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

The Mystery of Metamorphosis (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 18 of the main story sequence.

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

Aquaman; Sea Devils / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Electric Engine / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Hasbro's G. I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Metamorpho the Element Man
  2. 1. Children of Tomorrow!
  3. 2. The Origin of Metamorpho
    Metamorpho the Element Man
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    Rip Hunter... Time Master; Blackhawk
  5. 4. ["I don't want to be disturbed!"]
    Professor Eureka
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Monogram
  7. 6. Special Silver Anniversary Issue!
    80 Page Giant Magazine; Batman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; G. I. Joe
  9. 8. ["This is terrible!"]
    Odd-Ball Otto
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  11. 10. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  12. 11. The Mystery of Metamorphosis
  13. 12. ["For the very best..."]
    Aquaman; Sea Devils
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Electric Engine
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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