DC, 1956 Series
 

Series Timeline

See series details by issue (displays one row per issue with no gaps, by the regular issue sort order)

This page attempts to show how the issues in this series were published over time by laying them out in a timeline with alternately gray or white rows roughly corresponding to months. The correspondence is less accurate for bi-monthly, quarterly or annual books. Weekly or other more-frequent-than-monthly issues are simply grouped into the same color row by month.

The timeline feature depends on the key date field to order issues into a timeline. Please note that if the key dates are not filled out to correspond to the publication months of the issues, then the timeline will not be accurate.

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency Barcode Publisher's Age Guidelines
1956-03-00 March-April 1956 1956-01-03   1 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-04-00                      
1956-05-00 May-June 1956 1956-03-06   2 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-06-00                      
1956-07-00 July-August 1956 1956-05-08   3 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD Bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-08-00                      
1956-09-00 September-October 1956 1956-07-03   4 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-10-00                      
1956-11-00 November-December 1956 1956-09-04   5 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-12-00                      
1957-01-00 January-February 1957 1956-11-04   6 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-02-00                      
1957-03-00 March-April 1957 1957-01-06   7 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-04-00                      
1957-05-00 May-June 1957 1957-03-05   8 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-06-00                      
1957-07-00 July-August 1957 1957-05-14   9 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-08-00                      
1957-09-00 September-October 1957 1957-07-14   10 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-10-00                      
1957-11-00 November-December 1957 1957-09-15   11 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-12-00                      
1958-01-00 January-February 1958 1957-11-17   12 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-02-00                      
1958-03-00 March-April 1958 1958-01-19   13 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-04-00                      
1958-05-00 May-June 1958 1958-03-18   14 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-06-00                      
1958-07-00 July-August 1958 1958-05-20   15 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-08-00                      
1958-09-00 September-October 1958 1958-07-22   16 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-10-00                      
1958-11-00 November-December 1958 1958-09-18   17 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-12-00                      
1959-01-00 January-February 1959 1958-11-18   18 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-02-00                      
1959-03-00 March-April 1959 1959-01-20   19 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-04-00                      
1959-05-00 May-June 1959 1959-03-17   20 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-06-00                      
1959-07-00 July-August 1959 1959-05-26   21 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-08-00                      
1959-09-00 September-October 1959 1959-07-28   22 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-10-00                      
1959-11-00 November-December 1959 1959-09-24   23 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-12-00                      
1960-01-00 January-February 1960 1959-11-25   24 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-02-00                      
1960-03-00 March-April 1960 1960-01-26   25 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-04-00                      
1960-05-00 May-June 1960 1960-03-29   26 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-06-00                      
1960-07-00 July-August 1960 1960-05-26   27 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-08-00                      
1960-09-00 September-October 1960 1960-07-28   28 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-10-00                      
1960-11-00 November-December 1960 1960-09-27   29 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD Bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-12-00                      
1961-01-00 January-February 1961 1960-11-25   30 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-02-00                      
1961-03-00 March-April 1961 1961-01-26   31 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD Bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-04-00                      
1961-05-00 May-June 1961 1961-03-28   32 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-06-00                      
1961-07-00 July-August 1961 1961-05-31   33 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-08-00                      
1961-09-00 September-October 1961 1961-07-27   34 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-10-00                      
1961-11-00 November-December 1961 1961-09-28   35 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-12-00                      
1962-01-00 January-February 1962 1961-11-30   36 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-Monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-02-00                      
1962-03-00 March-April 1962 1962-01-30   37 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-04-00                      
1962-05-00 May-June 1962 1962-03-29   38 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-Monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-06-00                      
1962-07-00 July-August 1962 1962-05-29   39 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-08-00                      
1962-09-00 September-October 1962 1962-07-31   40 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-Monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-10-00                      
1962-11-00 November-December 1962 1962-09-27   41 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-12-00                      
1963-01-00 January-February 1963 1962-11-29   42 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-02-00                      
1963-03-00 March-April 1963 1963-01-31   43 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-04-00                      
1963-05-00 May-June 1963 1963-03-28   44 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-06-00                      
1963-07-00 July-August 1963 1963-05-29   45 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-Monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-08-00                      
1963-09-00 September-October 1963 1963-07-25   46 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-10-00                      
1963-11-00 November-December 1963 1963-09-26   47 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-12-00                      
1964-01-00 January-February 1964 1963-11-27   48 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-02-00                      
1964-03-00 March-April 1964 1964-01-30   49 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-04-00                      
1964-05-00 May-June 1964 1964-03-26   50 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-Monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-06-00                      
1964-07-00 July-August 1964 1964-05-28   51 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-08-00                      
1964-09-00 September-October 1964 1964-07-30   52 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-Monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-10-00                      
1964-11-00 November-December 1964 1964-09-24   53 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-12-00                      
1965-01-00 January-February 1965 1964-11-25   54 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-02-00                      
1965-03-00 March-April 1965 1965-01-28   55 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-04-00                      
1965-05-00 May-June 1965 1965-03-25   56 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-06-00                      
1965-07-00 July-August 1965 1965-05-27   57 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-08-00                      
1965-09-00 September-October 1965 1965-07-29   58 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-10-00                      
1965-11-00 November-December 1965 1965-09-30   59 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-12-00                      
1966-01-00 January-February 1966 1965-11-25   60 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-02-00                      
1966-03-00 March-April 1966 1966-01-25   61 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-04-00                      
1966-05-00 May-June 1966 1966-03-24   62 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-06-00                      
1966-07-00 July-August 1966 1966-05-24   63 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-08-00                      
1966-09-00 September-October 1966 1966-07-19   64 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-10-00                      
1966-11-00 November-December 1966 1966-09-22   65 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-12-00                      
1967-01-00 January-February 1967 1966-11-22   66 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-02-00                      
1967-03-00 March-April 1967 1967-01-27   67 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-04-00                      
1967-05-00 May-June 1967 1967-03-23   68 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-06-00                      
1967-07-00 July-August 1967 1967-05-23   69 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-08-00                      
1967-09-00 September-October 1967 1967-07-25   70 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-10-00                      
1967-11-00 November-December 1967 1967-09-26   71 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-12-00                      
1968-01-00 January-February 1968 1967-11-28   72 National Periodical Publications Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-02-00                      
1968-03-00 March-April 1968 1968-01-23   73 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-04-00                      
1968-05-00 May 1968 1968-03-12   74 National Periodical Publications Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-06-00 June 1968 1968-04-25   75 National Periodical Publications Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and Oct.   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-07-00                      
1968-08-00 August 1968 1968-06-13   76 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and Oct.   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-09-00 September 1968 1968-07-25   77 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and Oct.   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-10-00                      
1968-11-00 November 1968 1968-09-12   78 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD Monthly, with the exception of Jan., Mar., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-12-00 December 1968 1968-10-22   79 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-01-00                      
1969-02-00 February 1969 1968-12-12   80 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-03-00 March 1969 1969-01-23   81 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD monthy, with the exception of Jan., Apr., July, and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-04-00                      
1969-05-00 May 1969 1969-03-13   82 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD monthy, with the exception of January, April, July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-06-00 June 1969 1969-04-24   83 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-07-00                      
1969-08-00 August 1969 1969-06-12   84 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly, except January, April, July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-09-00 September 1969 1969-07-24   85 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-10-00                      
1969-11-00 November 1969 1969-09-11   86 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-12-00 December 1969 1969-10-28   87 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-01-00                      
1970-02-00 February 1970 1969-12-11   88 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-03-00 March 1970 1970-01-22   89 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-04-00                      
1970-05-00 May 1970 1970-03-10   90 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-06-00 June 1970 1970-04-28   91 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exceptions of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-07-00                      
1970-08-00 August 1970 1970-06-11   92 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exceptions of Jan., Apr., July and October   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-09-00 September 1970 1970-07-28   93 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and Oct.   Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-10-00                      
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1977-08-00 August-September 1977 1977-05-31 16 94 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 36 0.35 USD bi-monthly 0709893967609 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1977-09-00                      
1977-10-00 October-November 1977 1977-07-19 16 95 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 36 0.35 USD bi-monthly 0709893067611 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1977-11-00                      
1977-12-00 December 1977-January 1978 1977-09-22 16 96 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 36 0.35 USD bi-monthly 0709893067601 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1978-01-00                      
1978-02-10 February 1978 1977-11-15 17 97 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 36 0.35 USD monthly 0709893067602 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1978-03-00 March 1978 1977-12-13 17 98 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 36 0.35 USD monthly 0709893067603 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1978-04-00 April 1978 1978-01-17 17 99 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 36 0.35 USD monthly 0709893067604 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1978-05-00 May 1978 1978-02-10 17 100 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 52 0.60 USD monthly 0709893067605 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1978-06-00 June 1978 1978-03-14 17 101 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 36 0.35 USD monthly 0709893067606 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1978-07-00 July 1978 1978-04-18 17 102 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 36 0.35 USD monthly 0709893067607 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1978-08-00 August 1978 1978-05-16 17 103 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 36 0.35 USD monthly 0709893067608 Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1978-09-00 September 1978 1978-06-13 17 104 DC Comics, Inc. DC [bullet] 44 0.50 USD monthly 0709893067609 Approved by the Comics Code Authority