(September 1959)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of January, April, July and October
On-sale date:
1959
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

The Invaders from the Underground World! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (3 February 2008). Index originally had Joe Giella as inker.

Invaders of the Underground World! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna; Xaltan Tor (first appearance)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (3 February 2008)

Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy --Depending On You! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Indexer Notes

This PSA ran in several DC Comics covered dated September 1959.

Amazing Ark of Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (3 February 2008)

[Giuseppe Piazzi] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie, September 2008.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
math & science

Indexer Notes

Letters to the Science Editor, with masthead illustration.

Riddle of the Counterfeit Earthmen! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
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 Invaders from the Underground World!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. Invaders of the Underground World!
    Adam Strange
  3. 2. Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy --Depending On You!
  4. 3. Amazing Ark of Space!
  5. 4. [Giuseppe Piazzi]
    Giants of the Telescope
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space
  7. 6. Riddle of the Counterfeit Earthmen!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bill Devine
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Hughes
  • Clayton Emery
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk