DC, 1956 Series
 

Series Timeline

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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 Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency Publisher's Age Guidelines
1956-04-00 April-May 1956 1956-02-21 1 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-05-00                  
1956-06-00 June-July 1956 1956-04-22 2 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-07-00                  
1956-08-00 August-September 1956 1956-06-26 3 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-09-00                  
1956-10-00 October-November 1956 1956-08-21 4 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-11-00                  
1956-12-00 December 1956-January 1957 1956-10-28 5 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-01-00                  
1957-02-00 February-March 1957 1956-12-25 6 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-03-00                  
1957-04-00 April-May 1957 1957-02-26 7 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-05-00                  
1957-06-00 June-July 1957 1957-04-21 8 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-07-00                  
1957-08-00 August 1957 1957-06-04 9 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD Monthly with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-09-00 September 1957 1957-07-14 10 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-10-00 October 1957 1957-08-25 11 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-11-00                  
1957-12-00 December 1957 1957-10-08 12 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-01-00                  
1958-02-00 February 1958 1957-12-03 13 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-03-00 March 1958 1958-01-14 14 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-04-00 April 1958 1958-02-25 15 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-05-00                  
1958-06-00 June 1958 1958-04-17 16 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-07-00                  
1958-08-00 August 1958 1958-06-05 17 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-09-00 September 1958 1958-07-17 18 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-10-00 October 1958 1958-08-26 19 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-11-00                  
1958-12-00 December 1958 1958-10-14 20 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-01-00                  
1959-02-00 February-March 1959 1958-12-18 21 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-03-00                  
1959-04-00 April-May 1959 1959-02-19 22 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-05-00                  
1959-06-00 June-July 1959 1959-04-23 23 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-07-00                  
1959-08-00 August-September 1959 1959-06-23 24 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-09-00                  
1959-10-00 October-November 1959 1959-08-25 25 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-11-00                  
1959-12-00 December 1959-January 1960 1959-10-22 26 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-01-00                  
1960-02-00 February-March 1960 1959-12-29 27 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-03-00                  
1960-04-00 April-May 1960 1960-02-25 28 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-05-00                  
1960-06-00 June-July 1960 1960-04-26 29 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-07-00                  
1960-08-00 August-September 1960 1960-06-23 30 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-09-00                  
1960-10-00 October-November 1960 1960-08-23 31 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-11-00                  
1960-12-00 December 1960-January 1961 1960-10-25 32 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-01-00                  
1961-02-00 February-March 1961 1960-12-27 33 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD Bi-Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-03-00                  
1961-04-00 April-May 1961 1961-02-23 34 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-05-00                  
1961-06-00 June-July 1961 1961-04-25 35 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-07-00                  
1961-08-00 August-September 1961 1961-06-22 36 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-09-00                  
1961-10-00 October-November 1961 1961-08-29 37 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-11-00                  
1961-12-00 December 1961-January 1962 1961-10-24 38 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-01-00                  
1962-02-00 February-March 1962 1961-12-21 39 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-03-00                  
1962-04-00 April-May 1962 1962-02-20 40 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-05-00                  
1962-06-00 June-July 1962 1962-04-19 41 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-07-00                  
1962-08-00 August-September 1962 1962-06-19 42 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-09-00                  
1962-10-00 October-November 1962 1962-08-23 43 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-11-00                  
1962-12-00 December 1962-January 1963 1962-10-18 44 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-01-00                  
1963-02-00 February-March 1963 1962-12-20 45 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-03-00                  
1963-04-00 April-May 1963 1963-02-21 46 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-05-00                  
1963-06-00 June-July 1963 1963-04-18 47 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-07-00                  
1963-08-00 August-September 1963 1963-06-20 48 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-09-00                  
1963-10-00 October-November 1963 1963-08-22 49 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-11-00                  
1963-12-00 December 1963-January 1964 1963-10-22 50 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-01-00                  
1964-02-00 February-March 1964 1963-12-19 51 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-03-00                  
1964-04-00 April-May 1964 1964-02-20 52 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-05-00                  
1964-06-00 June-July 1964 1964-04-23 53 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-07-00                  
1964-08-00 August-September 1964 1964-06-18 54 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-09-00                  
1964-10-00 October-November 1964 1964-08-20 55 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-11-00                  
1964-12-00 December 1964-January 1965 1964-10-22 56 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-01-00                  
1965-02-00 February-March 1965 1964-12-24 57 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-03-00                  
1965-04-00 April-May 1965 1965-02-18 58 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-05-00                  
1965-06-00 June-July 1965 1965-04-22 59 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-07-00                  
1965-08-00 August-September 1965 1965-06-17 60 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-09-00                  
1965-10-00 October-November 1965 1965-08-19 61 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1965-11-00                  
1965-12-00 December 1965-January 1966 1965-10-14 62 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-01-00                  
1966-02-00 February-March 1966 1965-12-16 63 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-03-00                  
1966-04-00 April-May 1966 1966-02-15 64 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-05-00                  
1966-06-00 June-July 1966 1966-04-21 65 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-07-00                  
1966-08-00 August-September 1966 1966-06-23 66 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-09-00                  
1966-10-00 October-November 1966 1966-08-23 67 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1966-11-00                  
1966-12-00 December 1966-January 1967 1966-10-18 68 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-01-00                  
1967-02-00 February-March 1967 1966-12-20 69 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-03-00                  
1967-04-00 April-May 1967 1967-02-21 70 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-05-00                  
1967-06-00 June-July 1967 1967-04-18 71 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-07-00                  
1967-08-00 August-September 1967 1967-06-20 72 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-09-00                  
1967-10-00 October-November 1967 1967-08-17 73 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1967-11-00                  
1967-12-00 December 1967-January 1968 1967-10-17 74 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-01-00                  
1968-02-00 February-March 1968 1967-12-19 75 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-03-00                  
1968-04-00 April-May 1968 1968-02-15 76 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-05-00                  
1968-06-00 June-July 1968 1968-04-16 77 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-07-00                  
1968-08-00 August-September 1968 1968-06-18 78 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-09-00                  
1968-10-00 October-November 1968 1968-08-08 79 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1968-11-00                  
1968-12-00 December 1968-January 1969 1968-10-08 80 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-01-00                  
1969-02-00 February-March 1969 1968-12-05 81 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-03-00                  
1969-04-00 April-May 1969 1969-02-06 82 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-05-00                  
1969-06-00 June-July 1969 1969-04-03 83 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.12 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-07-00                  
1969-08-00 August-September 1969 1969-06-05 84 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., March, May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-09-00 September-October 1969 1969-07-22 85 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 68 0.25 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., March, May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-10-00 October-November 1969 1969-08-12 86 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., March, May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1969-11-00                  
1969-12-00 December 1969-January 1970 1969-10-09 87 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-01-00                  
1970-02-00 February-March 1970 1969-12-09 88 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., March, May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-03-00                  
1970-04-00 April-May 1970 1970-02-05 89 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., March, May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-05-00                  
1970-06-00 June-July 1970 1970-04-07 90 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD monthly with the exception of Jan., March, May, July and Nov. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-07-00                  
1970-08-00 August-September 1970 1970-06-09 91 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-09-00                  
1970-10-00 October-November 1970 1970-08-11 92 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1970-11-00                  
1970-12-00 December 1970-January 1971 1970-10-13 93 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1971-01-00                  
1971-02-00 February-March 1971 1970-12-15 94 National Periodical Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1971-03-00                  
1971-04-00 April-May 1971 1971-02-23 95 National Periodical Publications, Inc. DC [character] 36 0.15 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1971-05-00                  
1971-06-00 June-July 1971 1971-04-22 96 National Periodical Publications, Inc. DC [character] 68 0.25 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1971-07-00                  
1971-08-00 August-September 1971 1971-06-22 97 National Periodical Publications, Inc. DC [character] 52 0.25 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1971-09-00                  
1971-10-00 October-November 1971 1971-08-19 98 National Periodical Publications, Inc. DC [character] 52 0.25 USD bi-monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority