(February-March 1956)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1955
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth; Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Ellsworth is the named editor, Schwartz the actual editor.


The Impossible World Named Earth! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dwight Eisenhower
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (28 August 2007)

The Impossible World Named Earth! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

[The volume of a comet] (Table of Contents)

Mystery in Space / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fearless Fosdick / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as Al Capp]
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Characters:
Fearless Fosdick

Indexer Notes

Advertisement in sequential strip form for Wildroot Cream-Oil. Ad agency editing.

Sir Joseph Norman Lockyer (Table of Contents)

Giants of the Telescope / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie, September 2008.

The Boomerang World! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (28 August 2007)

[Photographs of Mars!] (Table of Contents)

Planets of Wonder / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Do You Know How to Be a Good Baby-Sitter? (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen

The Patent Planet (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Solar System Satellites (Table of Contents)

Wonders of Space / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The Robinson Crusoe of Space (Table of Contents)

Space Cabbie / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (28 August 2007)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Sworn to by J. S. Liebowitz, Business Manager on September 23, 1955. No circulation data.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Impossible World Named Earth!
  2. 1. The Impossible World Named Earth!
  3. 2. [The volume of a comet]
    Mystery in Space
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick
  5. 4. Sir Joseph Norman Lockyer
    Giants of the Telescope
  6. 5. The Boomerang World!
  7. 6. [Photographs of Mars!]
    Planets of Wonder
  8. 7. Do You Know How to Be a Good Baby-Sitter?
    Buzzy
  9. 8. The Patent Planet
  10. 9. Solar System Satellites
    Wonders of Space
  11. 10. The Robinson Crusoe of Space
    Space Cabbie
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
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