(April-May 1968)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1968-02-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


America's Greatest Values In Science Labs And Courses! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

American Basic Science Club, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Code Name: Mockingbird! (Table of Contents: 2)

Secret Six / comic story / 22.5 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Frank Springer
Inks
Frank Springer
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Genre
adventure; spy
Characters
Secret Six [Tiger Force [Mike Tempest] (a boxer); Crimson Dawn (a well-known model); King Savage (a Hollywood stuntman); August Durant (a nuclear physicist); Carlo Di Rienzi (a magician and escape artist); Lili De Neuve (an exclusive spa owner)]; "Mockingbird"; Zoltan Lupus
Synopsis
Six highly-skilled individuals are blackmailed into working together by the mysterious Mockingbird. They are ordered to do his bidding lest he reveal their secrets and destroy their lives. Their first mission: ensure that a second planned demonstration of a weapon of mass destruction created by Zoltan Lupus fails.
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Indexer Notes

The story actually begins on the cover. The story is across 24 pages in 3 segments of 8.5, 5.5, and 8.5 pages, without chapter breaks or titles.

Introducing Cigarbox Cars. (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Aurora Plastics Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Everybody Goes For This Kookie Showcar Model! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Monogram Models, Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Behind "The Secret Six" Scenes (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Springer; E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Biographical statements

The Flashiest News Of The Year -- (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

DC Comics; Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Billy and His Family / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Job Number
6599
First Line of Dialogue or Text
First, to pull down the shades.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Bottom 1/2 of page 15 of Secret Six story.

Go And Grow With Motorific's New Special Sets! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Ideal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Your Key to Power for Self-Defense (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Power / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

We Dare You to Enter … the Doorway Into Time! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

DC Comics; The Unexpected / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Task Force / Blast Off (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Shamed By Your English? (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Don Bolander Career Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Win $1,000.00 College Scholarship (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Make Money Get Prizes (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Secret Six!
    Secret Six
  2. 1. America's Greatest Values In Science Labs And Courses!
    American Basic Science Club, Inc.
  3. 2. Code Name: Mockingbird!
    Secret Six
  4. 3. Introducing Cigarbox Cars.
    Aurora Plastics Corp.
  5. 4. Everybody Goes For This Kookie Showcar Model!
    Monogram Models, Inc.
  6. 5. Behind "The Secret Six" Scenes
  7. 6. The Flashiest News Of The Year --
    DC Comics; Flash
  8. 7. ["First, to pull down the shades."]
    Billy and His Family
  9. 8. Go And Grow With Motorific's New Special Sets!
    Ideal
  10. 9. ["There's a big month coming up!"]
    Direct Currents
  11. 10. Your Key to Power for Self-Defense
    Power
  12. 11. We Dare You to Enter … the Doorway Into Time!
    DC Comics; The Unexpected
  13. 12. Task Force / Blast Off
    Helen of Toy Co.
  14. 13. Shamed By Your English?
    Don Bolander Career Institute
  15. 14. Win $1,000.00 College Scholarship
    Junior Sales Club of America
  16. 15. Make Money Get Prizes
    American Seed Co.
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