(July-August 1965)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1965-05-13
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 US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Mystery in Space #100 and copyright registration.


Eclipso Battles the Sea Titan! (Table of Contents)

Eclipso / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Eclipso
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Fighting Ships / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Death of Mark Merlin (Table of Contents: 2)

Mark Merlin / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Prince Ra-Man [Mark Merlin] (origin, first appearance as Ra-Man); Elsa Magussen; Gargoyle; Kranak; Rimah; Gamal
Synopsis
The Gargoyle banishes Mark Merlin to the dimension of Ra, where Merlin gains great magical power, but only if he returns to Earth in the body of Prince Ra-Man.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn.

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

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

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

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

Binky Shows "How to Make New Friends!" (Table of Contents: 5)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Binky; Allergy; Bob; Pete
Synopsis
Binky suggests Allergy make friends with a new kid, Bob, but Pete does instead and then gets Allergy and the rest of the gang interested.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated July 1957.

Presenting... the Most Fabulous Foursome in Comics History! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Hawk Model Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Eclipso Battles the Sea Titan (Table of Contents: 8)

Eclipso / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Eclipso; Bruce Gordon; Mona Bennet; Professor Bennet; Sea Titan (Monster)
Synopsis
Bruce accidentally releases the Sea Titan from the bottom of the ocean. Eclipso must team up with Bruce to help stop the Sea Titan.
Reprints

How to Beat Your Dad at Racing! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Big State Coin Company / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

10 Issues of House of Secrets for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

The Strange Worlds of Batman and Robin (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

World of the Weird / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In Western Europe, during medieval times...
Genre
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural

40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Now Rainy Days Can Be Fun Days! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Eclipso Battles the Sea Titan!
    Eclipso
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Fighting Ships
  3. 2. The Death of Mark Merlin
    Mark Merlin
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    G. I. Joe
  5. 4. ["For the very best..."]
    Strange Adventures; House of Mystery
  6. 5. Binky Shows "How to Make New Friends!"
    Binky
  7. 6. Presenting... the Most Fabulous Foursome in Comics History!
    Teen Titans
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Hawk Model Company
  9. 8. Eclipso Battles the Sea Titan
    Eclipso
  10. 9. How to Beat Your Dad at Racing!
    AMT
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Big State Coin Company
  13. 12. 10 Issues of House of Secrets for Only $1.00
  14. 13. The Strange Worlds of Batman and Robin
    Batman and Robin
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  16. 15. ["In Western Europe, during medieval times..."]
    World of the Weird
  17. 16. 40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  19. 18. Now Rainy Days Can Be Fun Days!
    Daisy B-B Guns
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Hughes
  • Ed Boner