(November 1962)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical 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

Perilous Pet of Space! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Perilous Pet of Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An elien pet who is supposed to detect danger inexplicably becomes a menace after landing on Earth.
Reprints:

Health Myths Debunked! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
How to treat frostbite, a black eye, and does cutting your hair make it grow faster?

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Later appears in DC comics cover-dated February 1963 and May 1966.

The Secret Invasion of Earth! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
The idea for an invention that can see into the past is planted in the mind of scientist Edmund James by an alien who plans to use the completed invention to conquer the Earth.
Reprints:

["Carbon combines with more elements..."] (Table of Contents)

Amazing Ratios / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spotlight on Strange Adventures / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Richard West; Bill Herbert; Mickey Reynolds; Richard Weingroff

The Case of the Robot Counter-Spy! (Table of Contents)

Star Hawkins / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters:
Star Hawkins; Ilda; Mr. Viozi; Crystal Mera [Agent X5TWE3]
Synopsis:
Ilda extricates herself from the pawn shop where Hawkins has left her so that she can help him bust a gang of spies, which includes Star's new girlfriend Crystal Mera.

Batman's New Secret Identity! (Table of Contents)

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #151

Joker-Luthor Incorporated! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman with Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #129

Tomorrow's Stars Appear Today! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy; Joe Kubert; Gil Kane; Ross Andru (illiustrations)
Inks:
Nick Cardy; Joe Kubert; Murphy Anderson; Mike Esposito (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Aquaman (DC, 1962 series). Hawkman [then appearing in The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series)], Atom (DC, 1962 series) and Metal Men [then appearing in Showcase (DC, 1956 series)]

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Perilous Pet of Space!
  2. 1. Perilous Pet of Space!
  3. 2. Health Myths Debunked!
  4. 3. The Secret Invasion of Earth!
  5. 4. ["Carbon combines with more elements..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Strange Adventures
  7. 6. The Case of the Robot Counter-Spy!
    Star Hawkins
  8. 7. Batman's New Secret Identity!
    Batman
  9. 8. Joker-Luthor Incorporated!
    Superman and Batman with Robin
  10. 9. Tomorrow's Stars Appear Today!
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