(August 1958)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of January, May, July and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Flying Saucers Over Mars! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Jack Adler (wash)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Keywords:
flying saucers; Mars; spacesuits

Flying Saucers Over Mars (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Millard
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover story

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:
Ad for Showcase #15.

Speed...Velocity (Table of Contents)

What's the Difference Between... / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Jeremiah Horrocks (Table of Contents)

Giants of the Telescope / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie, September 2008.

The Luxury Limousine of Space! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Cabbie; Roger Ames (interplanetary jewel tycoon)
Reprints:
Keywords:
Callisto Bank

Wanted: A Pal! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Lou Cameron
Inks:
Lou Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[The most famous of all comets -- Halley's Comet] (Table of Contents)

Mysteries in Space / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonders of Space / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The Amazing Trail of Mark Gordon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Flying Saucers Over Mars!
  2. 1. Flying Saucers Over Mars
  3. 2. Meet the Space Ranger
    Space Ranger
  4. 3. Speed...Velocity
    What's the Difference Between...
  5. 4. Jeremiah Horrocks
    Giants of the Telescope
  6. 5. The Luxury Limousine of Space!
    Space Cabbie
  7. 6. Wanted: A Pal!
  8. 7. [The most famous of all comets -- Halley's Comet]
    Mysteries in Space
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space
  10. 9. The Amazing Trail of Mark Gordon
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