(February-March 1965)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1964-12-17
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 Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Mystery in Space #97.


The Truth Binoculars! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre:
science fiction

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
Characters:
Superboy
Synopsis:
Superboy puts out a fire at the Smallville Teen-Age Club which inspires them to start a project to educate people about fire prevention.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously published in DC comics cover-dated July 1954.

The Manhunt Through Two Worlds (Table of Contents: 2)

The Green Glob / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood ?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters:
Detective Luke Bragan; Tragg
Synopsis:
The Green Glob helps a detective track down a thief who is stealing pearls to sell to aliens who can use them for evil purposes on their world.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Two great heroes..."] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Mystery in Space / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["I'd like to have this carpet cleaned."] (Table of Contents: 5)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Coming Your Way in '65- The Greatest Superman Products Ever! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Creature That Went to War (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Squeeky; Dillion; Baron Blazer
Synopsis:
A strange creature with electrical powers helps a band of rebels overthrow their evil dictator.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Three Weird Thrillers... (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

Missile Attack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

America's Hottest New Hobby (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

about slot car racing

The Truth Binoculars! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood ?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A man discovers that his new binoculars enable him to spot crimes taking place that appear to be innocuous situations.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

["Readers... the most sensational bargains in thrilling stories today..."] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Make It a Happy Holiday -- With the Best in Comics! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Truth Binoculars!
  2. 1. Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!"
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Manhunt Through Two Worlds
    The Green Glob
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  5. 4. ["Two great heroes..."]
    Mystery in Space
  6. 5. ["I'd like to have this carpet cleaned."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  7. 6. Coming Your Way in '65- The Greatest Superman Products Ever!
  8. 7. The Creature That Went to War
  9. 8. Three Weird Thrillers...
    Strange Adventures
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack
  11. 10. America's Hottest New Hobby
  12. 11. The Truth Binoculars!
  13. 12. ["Readers... the most sensational bargains in thrilling stories today..."]
  14. 13. ["For the very best..."]
    House of Mystery; House of Secrets
  15. 14. Make It a Happy Holiday -- With the Best in Comics!
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner