(December 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

Secret of the Rocket-Destroyer! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Secret of the Rocket-Destroyer! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An alien race called the Zorr tries to force Earth to abandon all plans for space travel.

Mechanical Monsters on the Loose! (Table of Contents)

Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #33

Rotation...Revolution (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

Children of Tomorrow (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Celebration of United Nations Day (October 24) with a description of the U.N. Declaration of the Rights of a Child.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Later appears in DC comics cover-dated December 1964.

The Next Giant Superman Annual (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Titano; Brainiac; Thing from 40,000 A.D.; Bizarro; Metallo; Invulnerable Enemy

Indexer Notes

House ad for Superman Annual (DC, 1950 series) #2.
Issue number of Annual does not appear in this ad. Includes a reservation coupon.

Earthboy Meets Spaceboy! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Wally meets Tarri, a boy from outer space who looks just like him, so the two boys switch places for a few days.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Atomic Knights Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Latters from Gary D. Osborne, Ronald Schwartz, John Ward, Avery Kline, Stephen Oravec Jr., Steve Price, Mrs. Avril Schley, Albert Wright, Bruce Weinstein, Thomas Edwards, Billy Dorson.

[There is dawn or twilight on the moon] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The Cavemen of New York! (Table of Contents)

Atomic Knights / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Atomic Knights [Gardner Grayle; Douglas Herald; Marene Herald; Bryndon Smith; Wayne Hobard; Hollis Hobard]
Synopsis:
The Knights travel to New York City in search of a rumored large food cache. They find no one alive on the surface, but in a fallout shelter far underground there are cavemen, humans transformed by radiation.
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Table of Contents

  1. 0. Secret of the Rocket-Destroyer!
  2. 1. Secret of the Rocket-Destroyer!
  3. 2. Mechanical Monsters on the Loose!
    Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth
  4. 3. Rotation...Revolution
    What's the Difference Between --
  5. 4. Children of Tomorrow
  6. 5. The Next Giant Superman Annual
    Superman
  7. 6. Earthboy Meets Spaceboy!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Atomic Knights Mail
  9. 8. [There is dawn or twilight on the moon]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That --
  10. 9. The Cavemen of New York!
    Atomic Knights
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