(July 1958)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Color:
color comic
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Modern US
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Fishermen of Space! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Are You a Litter Bug? (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

The Fishermen of Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Millard
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Meet the Space Ranger (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Ranger; Myra
Synopsis:
House ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #15.

["Prominences of the sun often shoot out to a distance of 250,000 miles..."] (Table of Contents)

Amazing Ratios / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Secret of the Planetary Cones! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
John Giunta
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

["It's estimated that the microscopic floating vegetation in ocean water..."] (Table of Contents)

Science Snaps / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

The Boy In The Moon! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

["I've heard that it is impossible to put on paper an accurate scale of the sun and the nine planets."] (Table of Contents)

Spotlight on Science / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz [as Science Editor]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from L. D., M. A., J. T.

["The combined gravitational pull of Saturn's five innermost satellites..."] (Table of Contents)

Strange Satellites / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

Elevator to the Future! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
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).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Fishermen of Space!
  2. 1. Are You a Litter Bug?
  3. 2. The Fishermen of Space!
  4. 3. Meet the Space Ranger
    Space Ranger
  5. 4. ["Prominences of the sun often shoot out to a distance of 250,000 miles..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  6. 5. Secret of the Planetary Cones!
  7. 6. ["It's estimated that the microscopic floating vegetation in ocean water..."]
    Science Snaps
  8. 7. The Boy In The Moon!
  9. 8. ["I've heard that it is impossible to put on paper an accurate scale of the sun and the nine planets."]
    Spotlight on Science
  10. 9. ["The combined gravitational pull of Saturn's five innermost satellites..."]
    Strange Satellites
  11. 10. Elevator to the Future!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Chris Boyko
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes