(March 1965)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1965-01-28
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 U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern 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 Tales of the Unexpected #87 and copyright registration.


I Was a Living Treasure! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction

Friends Across the Seas (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
School children from around the world discuss letters from their pen-pals (promoting 1965 as International Cooperation Year).

Indexer Notes

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

The Ten Ton Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Vernon Peabody is trying to invent a chemical body-building formula, and when he tests it his body remains unchanged but his weight gradually increases to more than ten tons.
Reprints

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

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

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

The Magic Genie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My magic genie is marvelous.
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural

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

The Testor Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Magazine You Asked For! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

There's a Monster in My Mind (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
After observing a frightening space creature through his new telescope lens, Dr. Darrow finds that every time he falls asleep, the creature materializes on Earth, causing death and destruction.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Irwin Donenfeld
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1964
No circulation information given.
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc., Harry Donenfeld, J.S. Liebowitz, P.H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S.U. Sampliner, Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y.

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

Astroforce / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Strange but True / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the year 1711, in China, the wife of a lowly court official...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural

I Was a Living Treasure! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A renegade alien kidnaps people from different worlds and sells them as collector's items.
Reprints

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

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

10 Issues of Strange Adventures for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I Was a Living Treasure!
  2. 1. Friends Across the Seas
  3. 2. The Ten Ton Man!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  6. 5. ["My magic genie is marvelous."]
    The Magic Genie
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Testor Corporation
  8. 7. The Magazine You Asked For!
    80 Page Giant Magazine; More Secret Origins
  9. 8. There's a Monster in My Mind
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Astroforce
  12. 11. ["In the year 1711, in China, the wife of a lowly court official..."]
    Strange but True
  13. 12. I Was a Living Treasure!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
  15. 14. 10 Issues of Strange Adventures for Only $1.00
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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