(September 1965)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of February, May, August and November
On-sale date:
1965-07-01
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 US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Mystery in Space #101.


The Giants Who Slept 1,000,000 Years! (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]
Reprints:

40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Giants Who Slept 1,000,000 Years (Table of Contents: 2)

J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 14.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Professor Arnold Hugo (villain)
Synopsis:
Manhunter's old enemy Professor Hugo discovers three prehistoric giants in suspended animation and somehow transforms himself into a giant. Now Manhunter has four giants to deal with.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/; previously credited to Dave Wood.

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Nature's Bill of Rights (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
Two boys who are polluting a stream are given an anti-pollution lesson by a fisherman. Includes an excerpt from an 1869 Massachusetts Board of Health document.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

On the page immediately following page 7 of the previous story sequence,

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

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

["Here I go on my flying carpet."] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 8 of the previous story sequence.

What's All the Hullaballoo About? (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Starman and Black Canary / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["My Wen-Mac Pursuit Plane is faster than yours."] (Table of Contents: 8)

Willy and Dilly / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Willy; Dilly

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

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

["The ship owners were immensely proud of their new vessel..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

Mysteries of the Ages / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

The Metal with a Memory (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientist discovers an unknown metal and uses it to build a house, but the house then transforms itself into a spaceship and returns to the planet where the metal came from, with several people inside.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit determined by textual analysis by Lou Mougin.

See Lois Lane Challenge Her Rivals for Superman (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Kat Gets Cooled! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Readers-- Why do you force Enemy Ace to kill again..."] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Showcase; Enemy Ace / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

10 Issues of House of Mystery for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

["The cleaning woman straightened out my laboratory."] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka
Reprints:

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

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Go Full-Throttle with Wen-Mac (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Wen-Mac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Giants Who Slept 1,000,000 Years!
    J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars
  2. 1. 40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias
  3. 2. The Giants Who Slept 1,000,000 Years
    J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  5. 4. Nature's Bill of Rights
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    G. I. Joe Club
  7. 6. ["Here I go on my flying carpet."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  8. 7. What's All the Hullaballoo About?
    Starman and Black Canary
  9. 8. ["My Wen-Mac Pursuit Plane is faster than yours."]
    Willy and Dilly
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. ["The ship owners were immensely proud of their new vessel..."]
    Mysteries of the Ages
  12. 11. The Metal with a Memory
  13. 12. See Lois Lane Challenge Her Rivals for Superman
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  15. 14. The Kat Gets Cooled!
    AMT
  16. 15. ["Readers-- Why do you force Enemy Ace to kill again..."]
    Showcase; Enemy Ace
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  18. 17. 10 Issues of House of Mystery for Only $1.00
  19. 18. ["The cleaning woman straightened out my laboratory."]
    Professor Eureka
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  21. 20. Go Full-Throttle with Wen-Mac
    Wen-Mac
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