(February 1960)

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:
Julius Schwartz
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

The Deluge from Space! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Deluge from Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
While speculating on what Earth will do when radioactive waste accumulates to the point that it begins to contaminate the Earth, an alien from another dimension dumps radioactive waste water into our oceans.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Giella credit from error report; confirmed by Bob Bailey.

It's Fun to Help Others! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

["The element helium was originally discovered on Earth..."] (Table of Contents)

Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That-- / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Menace of the Shrinking Bomb! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Gregory Farmer; Julian Sloan; General Martin Barrow
Synopsis:
Science Fiction writer Gregory Farmer has a meeting with his editor Julian Sloan to discuss story ideas. After Gregory sells an idea to his editor, the same thing happens in real life. With Earth endangered, the people turn to the writer for his solution to the predicament, but he has disappeared.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
J. S. Liebowitz
Letters:
Typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letter from H.G.

["About 80% of the Earth's ocean area..."] (Table of Contents)

Amazing Ratios / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

The Amazing Bridge of Light! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A pair of aliens are captured at the North Pole. Since they won't talk about their mission, scientists start to analyze some of the devices in their ship.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Deluge from Space!
  2. 1. Deluge from Space!
  3. 2. It's Fun to Help Others!
    Superboy
  4. 3. ["The element helium was originally discovered on Earth..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  5. 4. Menace of the Shrinking Bomb!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Science
  8. 7. ["About 80% of the Earth's ocean area..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  9. 8. The Amazing Bridge of Light!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ed Boner
  • Chris Boyko
  • 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