(February-March 1965)

DC, 1963 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1965-12-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in The Brave and the Bold #58.


Shake the Stars! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
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:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Shake the Stars! (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:
Missile Men
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script and pencils confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept records for Robert Kanigher who edited this issue. The records show Andru as inker, but it is believed that Mike Esposito actually inked the story.

Story across 25 pages in three parts of 7.67 pages, 7.67 pages, and 8.67 pages.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Our Army at War; Capt. Storm / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Metal Scraps / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 8 of the main story sequence.

["Liquids expand more than solids..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Metal Facts and Fancies! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Ross Andru
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
math & science

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils, inks and letters confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

On the page immediately following the previous sequence.

Coming Your Way in '65- The Greatest Superman Products Ever! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

At the bottom of page 16 of the main story sequence.

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

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[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) /

The Brave and the Bold; Metamorpho / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Make It a Happy Holiday -- With the Best in Comics! (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. Shake the Stars!
    Metal Men
  2. 1. Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!"
    Superboy
  3. 2. Shake the Stars!
    Metal Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  5. 4. ["For the very best..."]
    Our Army at War; Capt. Storm
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Metal Scraps
  7. 6. ["Liquids expand more than solids..."]
    Metal Facts and Fancies!
  8. 7. Coming Your Way in '65- The Greatest Superman Products Ever!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold; Metamorpho
  13. 12. Make It a Happy Holiday -- With the Best in Comics!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Stangas
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  • Donald Dale Milne
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