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(September 1963)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

10000-309


["For the first time -- Solar shows himself as the invincible Man of the Atom!"] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Solar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Wilson (painted)
Inks:
George Wilson (painted)
Colors:
George Wilson (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Solar
Reprints:

Atomic Energy, Number 4: Nuclear Fission (Table of Contents)

Keys of Knowledge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

The Crystallized Killers (Table of Contents)

Doctor Solar / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Newman
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
5-636

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Nuro; Dr. Solar
Reprints:

Teleportation (Table of Contents)

Professor Harbinger / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Newman
Pencils:
Mel Crawford
Inks:
Mel Crawford
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Solar's Science Forum / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Harold Fredericks, Jr., Donald Judd, Gregg Way, Jim Connor, Dennis Richard, Bill Ryan, Randy Jones, Daniel E. Murphy, and D. H. Hunneman.

The New Man of the Atom (Table of Contents)

Doctor Solar / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Newman
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Solar
Synopsis:
First dons costume as the Man of the Atom. His hair turns gray, which adds a distinctive visual look.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits posted in The Comic Reader #18 (1963).

Atomic Energy, Number 6: Beginning the Atomic Age (Table of Contents)

Keys of Knowledge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["For the first time -- Solar shows himself as the invincible Man of the Atom!"]
    Doctor Solar
  2. 1. Atomic Energy, Number 4: Nuclear Fission
    Keys of Knowledge
  3. 2. The Crystallized Killers
    Doctor Solar
  4. 3. Teleportation
    Professor Harbinger
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Solar's Science Forum
  6. 5. The New Man of the Atom
    Doctor Solar
  7. 6. Atomic Energy, Number 6: Beginning the Atomic Age
    Keys of Knowledge
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John Wells
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Derek Reinhard
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Nielsen