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Issue Details

Issue #19
Published April 1959
Cover Price 0.10 USD
Pages 36
Editing Jack Schiff (Editor); Murray Boltinoff (Associate Editor); George Kashdan (Associate Editor)

Cover Details - "Lair of the Dragonfly"

Pencils Bernard Baily
Inks Bernard Baily

7 page story "Designs for Disaster"

Synopsis Set designer Dane Foote lights his office with an ancient candle found amongst some props he has purchased. Under the light of the candle, he dreams up the perfect set design and the perfect special effect for the movie he is working on. Unfortunately, after the set is built and the scene is shot, a real-life town falls victim to the same thing that happens to the town in the film.
Pencils Nick Cardy
Inks Nick Cardy
Reprinted in Century, The 100 Page Comic Monthly (K. G. Murray, 1956 series) #43; in Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #210 (March 1968)

Half page advertisement "Tootsie Roll ad"

1 page promo (ad from the publisher) "The Brave and the Bold #23"

1 page public service announcement "What's Your B. Q.*? (*Brotherhood Quotient)"

Script Jack Schiff
Pencils Bernard Baily
Inks Bernard Baily
Letters Ira Schnapp

1 page Peter Puptent, Explorer filler Practical Joker - "Bang"

Genre Humor; gag
Script Henry Boltinoff
Pencils Henry Boltinoff
Inks Henry Boltinoff
Letters Henry Boltinoff

7 page story "The Man Who Turned to Gold"

Synopsis Professors Mark Rollins and Alec Brand make two interesting discoveries in the jungles of the Yucatan: a mirror that will reflect the future and a chemical that can turn base metals into gold.
Pencils Mort Meskin
Inks Mort Meskin

Half page advertisement "Tootsie Roll Pop ad"

1 page text story "Face in the Firelight"

Script George Kashdan
Letters typeset

Half page promo (ad from the publisher) "Challengers of the Unknown #7"

Half page filler "Judy Jupiter Space Stickler"

1 page story "Body Possessed"

Script Morris Waldinger
Pencils Morris Waldinger
Inks Morris Waldinger
Letters Morris Waldinger
Reprinted from ?; in Unexpected, The (DC, 1968 series) #108; in Supermann (Williams Forlag A/S, 1969 series) #9/1970

7 page story "The Lair of the Dragonfly"

Synopsis Bragen and Sinclair are treasure hunting amongst some ruins when they come across an inscription warning them not to touch the forbidden stone. Ignoring the warning, they release a giant dragonfly that terrorizes the area.
Pencils Bernard Baily
Inks Bernard Baily
Reprinted in Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #200 (May 1967)

Half page story "Tootsie Roll Fudge ad"