(January 1965)

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
On-sale date:
1964-11-19
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in House of Secrets #70.


The Beings in the Color Rings! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

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

Salute to Courage (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
Synopsis:
commemoration of President John F. Kennedy

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Beings in the Color Rings (Table of Contents: 2)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 15.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Zook
Synopsis:
A strange creature made up of colored rings drains the color from various Earth objects, including the Manhunter and Zook, for its own nefarious purposes.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Idol-Head of Diabolu

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Make It a Happy Holiday -- With the Best in Comics! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

Trik-Trak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Marx / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Fred Bronner Corporation / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Clara Lake was a notorious English medium..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

The Man Who Hated His Powers (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Dirk Reynolds begins to glow with an unquenchable light that will serve as a beacon to guide an alien invasion fleet to Earth.

25 Years of Batman (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Electric Engine / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Watch for the First 80 Pg. Giant Superman Annual (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

Buddy Learns the Secret! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Aurora Model Motoring / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Beings in the Color Rings!
    J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter of Mars
  2. 1. Salute to Courage
  3. 2. The Beings in the Color Rings
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    House of Secrets; Strange Adventures
  5. 4. Make It a Happy Holiday -- With the Best in Comics!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Trik-Trak
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Marx
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Fred Bronner Corporation
  10. 9. ["Clara Lake was a notorious English medium..."]
    Mysteries of the Ages
  11. 10. The Man Who Hated His Powers
  12. 11. 25 Years of Batman
    Batman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Electric Engine
  14. 13. Watch for the First 80 Pg. Giant Superman Annual
    Superman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  17. 16. Buddy Learns the Secret!
    Aurora Model Motoring
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