(May 1965)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1965-02-25
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 House of Secrets #72.


The Faceless People! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

What's Wrong with These Pictures? (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis:
a quiz on general manners and safety information for children

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated May 1960.

The Case of the Cosmonik Quartet (Table of Contents: 2)

Star Hawkins / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters:
Star Hawkins; Ilda; the Cosmoniks
Synopsis:
Star Hawkins has to figure out the connection between Ilda's favorite singing group, the Cosmoniks, and a series of robberies that coincide with their concerts.
Reprints:

Super Fun (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Monogram / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Watch Moolah -- he made the rope stand up."] (Table of Contents: 5)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah the Mystic

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

10 Issues of Strange Adventures for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Featuring 7 Epic Duels-to-the-Death! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Bob Breaks the Barrier! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Presto! Something Old -- to Something New (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Albert Brock's new invention works in an unexpected way - it restores any old object, or even a portion of the object, into a brand-new duplicate of the original.

Meet the New J'onn J'onzz (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Manhunter from Mars / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

["Paul Sanders was down and out."] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

The Faceless People (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Failed actor Duke King responds to a cryptic telegram from his friend Kitty and finds that everyone in her town has lost their facial features.

Featuring Superboy's Greatest Foes and Menaces! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

Viking Attack / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Two great heroes..."] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Faceless People!
  2. 1. What's Wrong with These Pictures?
  3. 2. The Case of the Cosmonik Quartet
    Star Hawkins
  4. 3. Super Fun
    Monogram
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  6. 5. ["Watch Moolah -- he made the rope stand up."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  7. 6. ["For the very best..."]
    House of Secrets; Tales of the Unexpected
  8. 7. 10 Issues of Strange Adventures for Only $1.00
  9. 8. Featuring 7 Epic Duels-to-the-Death!
    Superman
  10. 9. Bob Breaks the Barrier!
    AMT
  11. 10. Presto! Something Old -- to Something New
  12. 11. Meet the New J'onn J'onzz
    Manhunter from Mars
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    G. I. Joe
  14. 13. ["Paul Sanders was down and out."]
    Strange but True
  15. 14. The Faceless People
  16. 15. Featuring Superboy's Greatest Foes and Menaces!
    Superboy
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Viking Attack
  18. 17. ["Two great heroes..."]
    Mystery in Space
  19. 18. 126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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