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Issue Details

Issue #23
Published August 1959
Cover Price 0.10 USD
Pages 36
Editing Jack Schiff, Murray Boltinoff, George Kashdan (both assoc)

Cover Details

Pencils Bernard Baily
Inks Bernard Baily

7 page Mark Merlin story "I Scout Earth's Strangest Secrets!"

Characters Mark Merlin (intro, later Prince Ra-Man)
Pencils Mort Meskin
Inks Mort Meskin
Reprinted in The Phantom Stranger (DC, 1969 series) #15 (September-October 1971)

Half page Professor Eureka filler "The Discovery"

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

7 page story "The Creeping Creatures of Steel"

Pencils George Roussos
Inks George Roussos
Reprinted in Big Boy (Artima, 1956 series) #44 (May 1960)

1 page text story "The Brief Life of Mr. Mechano"

Letters typeset

1 page story "The Crazy House"

Pencils Mort Drucker
Inks Mort Drucker
Reprinted from ?; in Unexpected, The (DC, 1968 series) #108

1 page Peter Porkchops [public service page] public service announcement "Tips on Summer Fun!"

Genre funny animal
Script Jack Schiff
Pencils Rube Grossman
Inks Rube Grossman
Letters Ira Schnapp

7 page story "The Curse of the Prophetic Pencil!"

Pencils Bernard Baily
Inks Bernard Baily