(June-July 1956)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
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

The Riddle of the Vanishing Earthmen! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
dining; spacecraft

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (29 August 2007); the original indexer credited the inks to Bernard Sachs.

Riddle of the Vanishing Earthmen! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sid Greene
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).

Pioneers of 1976! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs; Allergy Biggs

The Secret of the Space-Bomb! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (29 August 2007)

A New Star Has Been Added... (Table of Contents)

Jackie Gleason and the Honeymooners / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Ralph Kramden; Alice Cramden; Ed Norton

Indexer Notes

House ad for Jackie Gleason and the Honeymooners (DC, 1956 series) #1 (June-July 1856), with cover shown.

[Sir Arthur S. Eddington] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Information about the scientific theories developed by British astronomer Arthur Eddington.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Basic information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie, September 2008.

The Pea-Pod Planet! (Table of Contents)

Space Cabbie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (29 August 2007)

Einstein's Great Gamble! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (spot illustration)
Inks:
? (spot illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Mysteries in Space! (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

There's No Place Like Earth! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (29 August 2007)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Riddle of the Vanishing Earthmen!
  2. 1. Riddle of the Vanishing Earthmen!
  3. 2. Pioneers of 1976!
    Binky
  4. 3. The Secret of the Space-Bomb!
  5. 4. A New Star Has Been Added...
    Jackie Gleason and the Honeymooners
  6. 5. [Sir Arthur S. Eddington]
    Giants of the Telescope
  7. 6. The Pea-Pod Planet!
    Space Cabbie
  8. 7. Einstein's Great Gamble!
    Wonders of Space
  9. 8. Mysteries in Space!
  10. 9. There's No Place Like Earth!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Clayton Emery
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk