(May 1965)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1965-03-25
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 copyright registration. On-sale date of February 25 in 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)

[no title indexed] (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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Watch Moolah -- he made the rope stand up.
Genre
humor
Characters
Moolah the Mystic

[no title indexed] (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.
Reprints

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)

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

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

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Paul Sanders was down and out.
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)

[no title indexed] (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)

Editing
Related Scans
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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