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(June 1957)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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 (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
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

Credits for script and art for fillers verified from editorial records sent to Gene Reed from Nelson Bridwell in 1986.


Secret of the Shrinking Twins! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).

Secret of the Shrinking Twins! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

You'll Want to Join Up with Sgt. Bilko (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Sgt. Bilko / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[The Clavius Crater of the Moon] (Table of Contents)

Amazing Ratios! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

The Spaceman of 1,000 Disguises! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).

["Atmosphere... Air..."] (Table of Contents)

What's the Difference Between-- / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Worldwide Adventures in Science! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

The Friendly Enemies from Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).

Hazards of Bird-Flight! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["Professor Eureka, here is our new telescope!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Magic Box from Nowhere! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Pencils and inks were originally credited to Jerry Grandenetti and Frank Giacoia, respectively, but Bob Bailey agrees with Julius' records (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Secret of the Shrinking Twins!
  2. 1. Secret of the Shrinking Twins!
  3. 2. You'll Want to Join Up with Sgt. Bilko
    Sgt. Bilko
  4. 3. [The Clavius Crater of the Moon]
    Amazing Ratios!
  5. 4. The Spaceman of 1,000 Disguises!
  6. 5. ["Atmosphere... Air..."]
    What's the Difference Between--
  7. 6. Worldwide Adventures in Science!
  8. 7. The Friendly Enemies from Space!
  9. 8. Hazards of Bird-Flight!
    Spotlight on Science
  10. 9. ["Professor Eureka, here is our new telescope!"]
    Professor Eureka
  11. 10. The Magic Box from Nowhere!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Gene Reed
  • 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