(May 1961)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan, Apr, July, and Oct
On-sale date:
1961-03-02
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

Challenge of the Giant Fireflies! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange
Reprints:
Keywords:
fireflies; insecticide; jetpacks

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, August 2008.

Challenge of the Giant Fireflies! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna
Synopsis:
Adam and Alanna battle giant fireflies and flame-creatures.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits, and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, August 2008.

Language Master of Space (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
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).

Mystery Message of Fort Nova (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits, and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, August 2008.

[John Flamsteed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie, September 2008. Location of this sequence within this issue is unknown. Includes banner at the bottom of the page reading: "The Best Comics Are Still 10 Cents."

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Challenge of the Giant Fireflies!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. Challenge of the Giant Fireflies!
    Adam Strange
  3. 2. Language Master of Space
  4. 3. Mystery Message of Fort Nova
  5. 4. [John Flamsteed]
    Giants of the Telescope
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