(December 1966-January 1967)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1966-10-11
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 Half-Man, Half-Machine! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction

Half-Man/Half Machine (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily ?; George Roussos ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Jason Baird receives a mechanical heart in a transplant, but it causes other body parts to develop into mechanical ones as well. He uses his new body to rescue two astronauts who crash-landed in Central America.
Reprints

Who Is Batman's Most Dangerous Foe? (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Weird Passenger in Cabin #13! (Table of Contents: 3)

A Green Glob Adventure / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Green Glob
Synopsis
The Green Glob creates a duplicate of thief Mark Regan that helps him see the error of his ways and reform.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

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

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

Appointment with Death; The Gift That Kept His Promise; The Statue That Could Not Be Photographed (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Elevator to Nowhere! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Howard Purcell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A comet's tail passes over a skyscraper, causing its elevator to pass into another dimension. The four people on the elevator, each a failure in some way, regain their confidence through their experiences in the other dimension when they return to Earth.

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

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

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

Job Number
6451
First Line of Dialogue or Text
How do you manage with all those tiny screws...

Indexer Notes

Idea submitted by Rick Schuman, Wheaton, Ill.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I Was Half-Man, Half-Machine!
  2. 1. Half-Man/Half Machine
  3. 2. Who Is Batman's Most Dangerous Foe?
    Batman
  4. 3. The Weird Passenger in Cabin #13!
    A Green Glob Adventure
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. Appointment with Death; The Gift That Kept His Promise; The Statue That Could Not Be Photographed
    True Tales of the Unexpected
  7. 6. Elevator to Nowhere!
  8. 7. ["How do you manage with all those tiny screws..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner