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(December 1957-January 1958)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-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 US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy covers; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Miser of Space! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
Keywords:
coins; jewels; treasure chests

Indexer Notes

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

The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy
Characters:
Binky; Allergy

The Miser of Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

The One and Only Superman (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Planet That Advanced Backward! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sid Greene
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).

["What are you working on, Professor?"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["If the entire radiation output of the sun could be concentrated..."] (Table of Contents)

Mysteries in Space! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

The Anti-Gravity Man! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

Henry Norris Russell (Table of Contents)

Giants of the Telescope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

["Long before the invention of the telescope..."] (Table of Contents)

Wonders of Space / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Vacation on the Moon! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
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. Pencils originally credited to Gil Kane, but art experts agree it is Carmine Infantino (added by Greg Fischer, August 2008).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Miser of Space!
  2. 1. The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children!
  3. 2. The Miser of Space!
  4. 3. The One and Only Superman
    Superman
  5. 4. The Planet That Advanced Backward!
  6. 5. ["What are you working on, Professor?"]
    Professor Eureka
  7. 6. ["If the entire radiation output of the sun could be concentrated..."]
    Mysteries in Space!
  8. 7. The Anti-Gravity Man!
    Space Cabby
  9. 8. Henry Norris Russell
    Giants of the Telescope
  10. 9. ["Long before the invention of the telescope..."]
    Wonders of Space
  11. 10. Vacation on the Moon!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Clayton Emery
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk