(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.


[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)

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)

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) (Expand) /

Silly Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Human Chemical Plant (Table of Contents)

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.

["Ah!" "A patent was granted for a new type lunch box ..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

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

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

["Make it a happy holiday..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 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) /

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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