(February-March 1965)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1964-12-31
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

Issue Notes

On sale date from Blackhawk #206 and copyright registration.


[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 [Rex Mason]
Reprints

Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!" (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Junk Yard of Doom (Table of Contents: 2)

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]; Simon Stagg; Sapphire Stagg; Java; Maxwell Tremaine; Eddie Riggs (Race Car driver); Karko
Synopsis
Karko captures Metamorpho and takes him to Maxwell Tremaine who wants to force Metamorpho to help him conquer the world.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story in 3 parts: 7.67 pp., 9.67 pp., 6.67 pp. Metamorpho continues in Metamorpho #1.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Coming Your Way in '65- The Greatest Superman Products Ever! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Irwin Donenfeld
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

At the bottom of page 18 of the main story sequence.

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Human Chemical Plant (Table of Contents: 8)

Metamorpho / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
What enables Metamorpho to undergo his fantastic changes?

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following the previous sequence.

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

From the Inventors' Workbench / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah!" "A patent was granted for a new type lunch box ...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 19 of the main story sequence.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein / 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. Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!"
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Junk Yard of Doom
    Metamorpho the Element Man
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  5. 4. ["For the very best..."]
    Rip Hunter... Time Master; Aquaman
  6. 5. Coming Your Way in '65- The Greatest Superman Products Ever!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. 126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  9. 8. The Human Chemical Plant
    Metamorpho
  10. 9. ["Ah!" "A patent was granted for a new type lunch box ..."]
    From the Inventors' Workbench
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  13. 12. ["Make it a happy holiday..."]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein
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