(October 1958)

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

Secret of the Space Giant! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction

Secret of the Space Giant (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome?; or Binder?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover story

Lost -- a Free Education! (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Do You Know the Legend of Superman? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Sikela; Al Plastino; Kurt Schaffenberger; Wayne Boring; Curt Swan
Inks:
John Sikela; Al Plastino; John Forte; Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Superman; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang; Lois Lane; Krypto; Perry White; Bizarro
Synopsis:
House ad for Superboy #68.

["Glacier...Iceberg"] (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:

The Human Time Machine (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

["There's been considerable discussion lately of sending a rocket off the earth..."] (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

Genre:
non-fiction

["During the course of a year, the Earth receives as much heat and light from the moon as it receives in 13 seconds from the sun..."] (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
Reprints:

Throwback World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
John Giunta
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Secret of the Space Giant!
  2. 1. Secret of the Space Giant
  3. 2. Lost -- a Free Education!
    Binky
  4. 3. Do You Know the Legend of Superman?
    Superboy
  5. 4. ["Glacier...Iceberg"]
    What's the Difference Between...
  6. 5. The Human Time Machine
  7. 6. ["There's been considerable discussion lately of sending a rocket off the earth..."]
    Spotlight on Science
  8. 7. ["During the course of a year, the Earth receives as much heat and light from the moon as it receives in 13 seconds from the sun..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  9. 8. Throwback World
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gene Reed
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes