American Comics Group, 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.

Not all issues in this series have key dates, so not all can be sorted into a timeline. The following issues can be sorted:

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency Publisher's Age Guidelines
1956-08-00 August 1956   68 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly except March and May Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-09-00 September 1956   69 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly except March and May Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1956-10-00 October 1956   70 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly except March and May ?
1956-11-00                    
1956-12-00 December 1956   72 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly except March and May Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-01-00 January 1957 1957   73 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly except March and May Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-02-00 February 1957   74 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly except March and May Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-03-00 March 1957   75 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-04-00 April 1957   76 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-05-00 May 1957   77 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly ?
1957-06-00 June 1957   78 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-07-00 July 1957   79 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly ?
1957-08-00 August 1957   80 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-09-10 September 1957 1 81 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-10-00 October 1957   82 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-11-00 November 1957   83 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1957-12-00 December 1957   84 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-01-00 January 1958   85 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-02-00 February 1958 ?   86 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-03-00 March 1958   87 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly ?
1958-04-00 April 1958   88 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-05-00 May 1958   89 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-06-00 June 1958   90 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-07-00 July 1958   91 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1958-08-00 August 1958   92 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly ?
1958-09-00 September 1958 1 93 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly ?
1958-10-00 October 1958   94 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly  
1958-11-00 November 1958   95 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly  
1958-12-00 December 1958   96 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly ?
1959-01-00 January 1959 1958 ? 97 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-02-00 February 1959   98 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-03-00 March 1959   99 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-04-00 April 1959   100 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-05-00 May 1959 1959   101 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly ?
1959-06-00 June 1959 1 102 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly ?
1959-07-00 July 1959   103 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-08-10 August 1959   104 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1959-09-00 September 1959   105 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly ?
1959-10-10 October 1959 1 106 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly ?
1959-11-00 November-December [1959] 1 107 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly ?
1959-12-00                    
1960-01-10 January-February 1960   108 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD eight times yearly ?
1960-02-00                    
1960-03-00                    
1960-04-00 April 1960   109 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Eight times yearly ?
1960-05-00 May-June 1960   110 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 Monthly February, March, August, September Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July,October-November, December-January  
1960-06-00                    
1960-07-00                    
1960-08-10 August 1960   112 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly February, March, August, September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. ?
1960-09-00 September 1960   113 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD bi-monthly ?
1960-10-00 October 1960   114 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly; July, August, September, October; bi-monthly; January-February, March-April, May-June, November-December Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1960-11-00 November-December 1960   115 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly July, August, September, October. Published bi-monthly Jan.-Feb, March-April, May-June, Nov.-Dec. ?
1960-12-00                    
1961-01-00                    
1961-02-00                    
1961-03-00 March 1961   130 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD Monthly February, March, August, September Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July,October-November, December-January ?
1961-04-00                    
1961-05-00                    
1961-06-10 June-July 1961   116 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD eight times yearly ?
1961-07-00                    
1961-08-00 August 1961   117 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-09-00 September 1961   118 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly: February; March; August; September and Bi-Monthly: April-May; June-July; October-November; December-January ?
1961-10-00 October-November 1961   119 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD Monthly February, March, August, September. Bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1961-11-00                    
1961-12-00 December 1961-January 1962   120 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD Monthly February, March, August, September. Bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-01-00                    
1962-02-00 February 1962   121 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. ?
1962-03-00 March 1962   122 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. ?
1962-04-10 April-May 1962   123 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan.  
1962-05-00                    
1962-06-10 June-July 1962 1 124 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-07-00                    
1962-08-00 August 1962 1962   125 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1962-09-00 September 1962 1962-07-24   126 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD Monthly February, March, August, September Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July,October-November, December-January  
1962-10-00 October-November 1962   127 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September; bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. ?
1962-11-00                    
1962-12-00 December-January 1962   128 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-01-00                    
1963-02-00 February 1963   129 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD Monthly Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-03-00                    
1963-04-00 April-May 1963   131 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD Published Monthly February, March, August and September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, October-November and December-January Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1963-05-00                    
1963-06-10 June-July 1963   132 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD Monthly: February; March; August; September and Bi-Monthly: April-May; June-July; October-November; December-January ?
1963-07-00                    
1963-08-00 August 1963   133 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD Monthly February, March, August, September Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July,October-November, December-January ?
1963-09-00 September 1963   134 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov, Dec.-Jan. ?
1963-10-10 October-November 1963   135 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September. Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. ?
1963-11-00                    
1963-12-00 December 1963-January 1964   136 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD monthly February, March, August, September; bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan. Approved by the Comics Code Authority
1964-01-00                    
1964-02-00 February 1964   137 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.12 USD Monthly February, March, August, September Published bi-monthly April-May, June-July,October-November, December-January ?
1964-03-00 March 1964 ? 138 ? American Comics Group ACG 0.12 USD ? ?

These issues have no key date and cannot be placed in a timeline:

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency Publisher's Age Guidelines
? 71 ? American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD ? Approved by the Comics Code Authority
July 1960   111 Best Syndicated Features, Inc. American Comics Group ACG 36 0.10 USD monthly July, August, September, October; bi-monthly Jan/-Feb., March-April, May-June, Nov.-Dec. Approved by the Comics Code Authority