(May 1955)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Color:
color comic
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Modern US
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Fish-Men of Earth! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
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The Fish-Men of Earth! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Susy; Dr. Stanton Walker; Jim
Synopsis:
Aliens use a weapon that causes the atmosphere of Earth to become super-dense, like their homeworld. Dr. Walker and his assistant Jim find a way to counter the effect.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Wandering Stars (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction
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Explorers of the Crystal Moon! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Henry Sharp
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
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Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (16 August 2007)

[The nucleus of an atom] (Table of Contents)

Amazing Ratios! / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction
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[Humans and animals go through the same progressive stages.] (Table of Contents)

Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That... / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction

The Sculptor Who Saved the World! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
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Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (16 August 2007)

Weighty Problems (Table of Contents)

Spotlight on Science / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Jungle Emperor (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Sy Barry (signed)
Inks:
Sy Barry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
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Indexer Notes

Story is the sequel to "The Gorilla Who Challenged the World" in Strange Adventures #55. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

[Is there any other planet in the solar system] (Table of Contents)

Mysteries in Space / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Fish-Men of Earth!
  2. 1. The Fish-Men of Earth!
  3. 2. Wandering Stars
  4. 3. Explorers of the Crystal Moon!
  5. 4. [The nucleus of an atom]
    Amazing Ratios!
  6. 5. [Humans and animals go through the same progressive stages.]
    Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That...
  7. 6. The Sculptor Who Saved the World!
  8. 7. Weighty Problems
    Spotlight on Science
  9. 8. The Jungle Emperor
  10. 9. [Is there any other planet in the solar system]
    Mysteries in Space
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes