(December 1967)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1967-10-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Miller
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.


What Makes a Corpse Cry? (Table of Contents)

Deadman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
Neal Adams ?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman [Boston Brand]
Reprints

Why Fight? Read All Three!! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

What Makes a Corpse Cry? (Table of Contents: 2)

Deadman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Carmine Infantino (plot); Jack Miller (script)
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Rama Kushna; Tiny; Liz Martin; Rocky Manzel; Paul
Synopsis
While trying to find his killer, Boston Brand checks on Rocky Manzel who once threatened to kill him. Boston stops Rocky and his band of counterfeiters.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story across 17 pages in two parts of 5.5 and 10.5 pages.

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

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

The Great Ghost Hunt (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

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

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
6583
First Line of Dialogue or Text
There! My model ship is finished.

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Norman Jacobs of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

The Haunted Bed! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
One of the rooms at Mrs. Carson's boarding house seems to be haunted.
Reprints

Man or Wolf? (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Was Eric Linden really a werewolf?
Reprints

Bad News! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Man of a Thousand Shapes! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An alien lawman comes to Earth and works in a carnival sideshow, hoping to attract the attention of the criminal he is seeking when word spreads about his fantastic ability to change shape.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

script credit from index of original story

Greatest Action Teams in History! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. What Makes a Corpse Cry?
    Deadman
  2. 1. Why Fight? Read All Three!!
  3. 2. What Makes a Corpse Cry?
    Deadman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. The Great Ghost Hunt
    Strange but True
  6. 5. ["There! My model ship is finished."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  7. 6. The Haunted Bed!
  8. 7. Man or Wolf?
  9. 8. Bad News!
    Superman
  10. 9. Man of a Thousand Shapes!
  11. 10. Greatest Action Teams in History!
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