(August 1956)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth; Julius Schwartz (uncredited)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Zero Hour for Earth! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
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Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (8 January 2008)

Zero Hour For Earth! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sy Barry
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
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Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (8 January 2008)

The 5000 Prize DC Slogan Contest (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Raiders from the Ultra=Violet! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
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Indexer Notes

Pencils credit confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (8 January 2008)

The Living Meteor! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
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 to the GCD by DC Comics (8 January 2008)

The Man Who Ate Sunshine! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Charlie Linton
Synopsis:
Charlie Linton doesn't eat but gains weight because his body is absorbing sunshine. He uses his new ability to power the first small manned rocket into space.
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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).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Zero Hour for Earth!
  2. 1. Zero Hour For Earth!
  3. 2. The 5000 Prize DC Slogan Contest
  4. 3. Raiders from the Ultra=Violet!
  5. 4. The Living Meteor!
  6. 5. The Man Who Ate Sunshine!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes