(June 1966)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1966-04-28
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.


The Monster-Go-Round! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Buddy Reed; Larzan; Mr. Collins; two unnamed friends of Buddy Reed's
Synopsis
Four men ride a monster-go-round controlled by Larzan.

Dynamite's Coming! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Way-Out Worlds of Bertram Tilley (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman ?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Bertram Tilley; Maude Tilley; Mrs. Culver; toy dragon; unnamed common crooks; unnamed toy king; unnamed toy soldiers; unnamed two-headed alien; unnamed winged alien
Synopsis
Bertram Tilley discovers three glowing discs, each of which he believes induces a daydream but which actually transports him to a different place where he becomes a hero, including once in his home town.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

References Superman: one could conclude it therefore occurs on Earth-1 or Earth-2, which have a Superman.

The Kat Visits AMT's New Trophy "Haul of Fame" (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

AMT models / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

A Super-Scoop! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

For the Most in Thrills... (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Job Number
6390
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I always have trouble with the small parts...
Characters
Two unnamed boys
Synopsis
One of the boys shows the other how he made a catch-all to catch small model parts that he drops.

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

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

Your Free Trip Around the World! (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Characters
an old sea captain; two boys
Synopsis
After telling the boys some tales, the captain takes them to the library where they can travel anywhere just by reading.

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from a list by Lionel English, which also gives the penciller and inker as "Morris Waldinger" in one of the issues this PSA appears in.
Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Testing Ground for Terror! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Gabe Maxwell; Frank; Mrs. Nagle; Peggy; unnamed magician; Mike Downes
Synopsis
An unnamed magician appears in the Drear Mansion in Quietsville, causes havoc in town, and is defeated by Gabe Maxwell.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bill Donovan is mentioned only, does not appear.

Scooter? Who He? (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

The Monster-Go-Round! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Buddy Reed; Chuck Reed; Larzan; Mr. Collins; two unnamed friends of Buddy Reed's
Synopsis
Buddy Reed and three friends meet Larzan who has found and operates the monster-go-round. Buddy wins the prize while his friends are turned to stone and Larzan attempts to steal the prize, but Buddy frees his friends and they destroy the machine.

40 Army-Navy-Marine All Authentic Medals & Insignias (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Batman and Detective Comics Started Something New (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

[2,000-Year-Old Electric Batteries] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Short articles about 2000-year old batteries, a rainmaker and an esp experience.

America's Most Exciting War Game (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Helen of Toy Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Adventures of Andy and George in the G. I. Joe Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Look What You Can Make with Mattel's Vac-U-Form (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Vac-U-Form / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Monster-Go-Round!
  2. 1. Dynamite's Coming!
  3. 2. The Way-Out Worlds of Bertram Tilley
  4. 3. The Kat Visits AMT's New Trophy "Haul of Fame"
    AMT models
  5. 4. A Super-Scoop!
    Superman
  6. 5. For the Most in Thrills...
  7. 6. ["I always have trouble with the small parts..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  9. 8. Your Free Trip Around the World!
  10. 9. Testing Ground for Terror!
  11. 10. Scooter? Who He?
    Swing with Scooter
  12. 11. The Monster-Go-Round!
  13. 12. 40 Army-Navy-Marine All Authentic Medals & Insignias
  14. 13. ["Be My Guest at Palisades Amusement Park, New Jersey."]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  15. 14. Batman and Detective Comics Started Something New
    Batman
  16. 15. [2,000-Year-Old Electric Batteries]
    Strange but True
  17. 16. America's Most Exciting War Game
    Helen of Toy Co.
  18. 17. ["Guess what I've got, Andy!"]
    The Adventures of Andy and George in the G. I. Joe Club
  19. 18. Look What You Can Make with Mattel's Vac-U-Form
    Vac-U-Form
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