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(April-May 1958)

DC, 1958 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); Jack Schiff (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Like many DC first issues, there is no number on the cover.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Human Pets! (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Challengers of the Unknown [Ace Morgan; Professor Haley; Red Ryan; Rocky Davis]
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Credits updated 10/06 by Bob Hughes. Previously inker credited Marvin Stein.

The Man Who Tampered With Infinity (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Marvin Stein ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon ?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Challengers of the Unknown [Ace Morgan; Professor Haley; Red Ryan; Rocky Davis]; June Robbins (called June Walker); Olan Tagorian
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Possible Stein inks per Mark Evanier and Nick Caputo after studying his concurrent work. In conversations with Greg Theakston Stein said he did not ink any Challengers stories but it's possible he had forgotten. Previous indexers credited Jack and Roz Kirby on inks.

The Human Pets (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Marvin Stein ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon ?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Challengers of the Unknown [Ace Morgan; Professor Haley; Red Ryan; Rocky Davis]
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Possible Stein inks per Mark Evanier and Nick Caputo after studying his concurrent work. In conversations with Greg Theakston Stein said he did not ink any Challengers stories but it's possible he had forgotten. Previous indexers credited Jack and Roz Kirby on inks.

Danger: Space Ship Landing (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Human Pets!
    Challengers of the Unknown
  2. 1. The Man Who Tampered With Infinity
    Challengers of the Unknown
  3. 2. The Human Pets
    Challengers of the Unknown
  4. 3. Danger: Space Ship Landing
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jay Flash
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Clayton Emery
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk