(April-May 1965)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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

Curse of the Mystic Mask! (Table of Contents)

Green Glob / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Fear Master (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Harold Jukes; Vincent Adler
Synopsis:
When Dr. Vincent Adler dies suddenly, his assistant Harold Jukes steals his last invention, a ray that causes instant fear, and embarks on a crime spree.
Reprints:

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1964
No circulation numbers given
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc., Harry Donenfeld, J. S. Liebowitz, P. H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S. U. Sampliner, Sonia Iger

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

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

It Started with the Flash! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Doctor Fate; Hourman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["I'm getting terribly absent-minded lately."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Doctor Eureka
Reprints:

Beware the Weirdos (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
People are fascinated by a line of robots that can perform various tasks, but when rich owners buy them, they are suddenly the victims of crime.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Are You a Silent Witness? (Table of Contents: 9)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
Kids learn that it pays to stick around and help the cops as a witness to a crime.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

["If you missed the most famous Flash story..."] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Space Explorers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

True Tales of the Unexpected / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Curse of the Mystic Mask (Table of Contents: 13)

Green Glob / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters:
Green Glob; Doug Douglas
Synopsis:
Doug Douglas has given up medical school to become an actor, but the Green Glob intervenes to transform him into the living image of a monster costume he wore for a publicity stunt. He returns to normal only when he realizes that the shallow fame of an actor is not what he really wants.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

10 Issues of Unexpected for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

104 Cars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Curse of the Mystic Mask!
    Green Glob
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. The Fear Master
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  6. 5. It Started with the Flash!
    Doctor Fate; Hourman
  7. 6. ["I'm getting terribly absent-minded lately."]
    Professor Eureka
  8. 7. Beware the Weirdos
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  10. 9. Are You a Silent Witness?
  11. 10. ["If you missed the most famous Flash story..."]
    The Flash
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Space Explorers
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    True Tales of the Unexpected
  14. 13. The Curse of the Mystic Mask
    Green Glob
  15. 14. ["For the very best..."]
    House of Mystery; Strange Adventures
  16. 15. 10 Issues of Unexpected for Only $1.00
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    104 Cars
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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