(December 1951-January 1952)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1951-10-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[Wanda Was a Werewolf!] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
silver bullets; werewolves; wolves

Indexer Notes

Cover art is an homage to the cover of the pulp magazine Weird Tales, March 1933 issue.

Don't Be Earth-Bound! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

I Fell in Love with a Witch! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jean Brewster; Carter Blake; Boris Wilder
Synopsis
Private investigator Carter Blake falls head over heels in love with Jean Brewster. Without knowing anything about her, he's willing to marry her. Checking old newspaper clippings, Blake finds out that his fiancé seems to possess witch-like powers. Three of her former husbands died after her "kiss of death."
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inking credit from Millennium Edition reprint.

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

Out of This World; Necco / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Kellogg's Pep / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Royal Desserts / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Man or Monster? (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Dr. Hunt gets addicted to a formula which transforms him into a brutish beast and commands him to murder his friends. Hunt remains undetected because he changes back to human form just in time.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative. Variation of "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde."

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

Vitalis Hair Cream / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Nabisco Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Ghost of Paris! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis
In Paris, Missouri, a woman in black haunted the town for years.
Reprints

The Curse of Seabury Manor (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man spends the night in haunted Seabury Manor and dies 24 hours later. Just before he was able to develop photographic proof of a ghost living there.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

We previously suggested Bernie Krigstein for pencils and inks in error.

Getting an Erector Is Like Having Your Own Toy Factory (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Erector / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't believe that story, Al --
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop
Reprints

Exposing Voices from Beyond (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
David Kahn
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Investigation into the world of false Spiritualism, reporting and debunking many of the procedures used.

Pete the Flash Scores for Captain Tootsie (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Wanda Was a Werewolf! (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Doug Martin visits the village of his fiancé Wanda where the townsfolk are hunting a female werewolf. Martin is led to believe that Wanda is the beast but then discovers a plot to drug her into her strange behavior.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Lionel Trains / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Superstitious Lover! (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Morris Waldinger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A young man thinks a ghost is following him, but it's only a white ribbon attached to his hat.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits from Millennium Edition credits.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

What Sparks a Champion Sparks You (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Wanda Was a Werewolf!]
  2. 1. Don't Be Earth-Bound!
    Mystery in Space
  3. 2. I Fell in Love with a Witch!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Out of This World; Necco
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Royal Desserts
  7. 6. Man or Monster?
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat
  10. 9. The Ghost of Paris!
  11. 10. The Curse of Seabury Manor
  12. 11. Getting an Erector Is Like Having Your Own Toy Factory
    Erector
  13. 12. ["I don't believe that story, Al --"]
    Casey the Cop
  14. 13. Exposing Voices from Beyond
  15. 14. Pete the Flash Scores for Captain Tootsie
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  16. 15. ["I-it's spooky in this old haunted house!"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  17. 16. Editorial Advisory Board
  18. 17. Wanda Was a Werewolf!
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Lionel Trains
  21. 20. Superstitious Lover!
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  23. 22. What Sparks a Champion Sparks You
    Wheaties
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