(June-July 1966)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1966-04-19
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 U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


I Was a Prisoner of Death! (Table of Contents)

A Green Glob Adventure / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
horror-suspense

The Secret of Chameleo-Man (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
An astronaut fights monsters in an arena by changing into different monsters.
Reprints

A Super-Scoop! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Superman for 3 Seconds; Fatal Flight from a Nightmare; Saved by a Lightning Bolt (Table of Contents: 3)

True Tales of the Unexpected / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Job Number
6351
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pick out any model you want, son!

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

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

Your Free Trip Around the World! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated December 1963.

The Blackout Beast! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Museum curator Jeff Wallace defeats a mythological beast that comes to life during a blackout.
Reprints

Scooter? Who He? (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

I Was a Prisoner of Death (Table of Contents: 9)

A Green Glob Adventure / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Victor Webster has been searching for the secret of immortality, and thanks to the Green Glob, he discovers it. However, he also finds that Death is following close behind him, determined to kill many people around him since it can't claim him.

Batman and Detective Comics Started Something New (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I Was a Prisoner of Death!
    A Green Glob Adventure
  2. 1. The Secret of Chameleo-Man
  3. 2. A Super-Scoop!
    Superman
  4. 3. Superman for 3 Seconds; Fatal Flight from a Nightmare; Saved by a Lightning Bolt
    True Tales of the Unexpected
  5. 4. ["Pick out any model you want, son!"]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  7. 6. Your Free Trip Around the World!
  8. 7. The Blackout Beast!
  9. 8. Scooter? Who He?
    Swing with Scooter
  10. 9. I Was a Prisoner of Death
    A Green Glob Adventure
  11. 10. Batman and Detective Comics Started Something New
    Batman and Robin
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