(October-November 1970)

DC, 1969 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-506

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007].

Earth Shall Not Die! (Table of Contents)

Glenn Merritt / comic story / 11.16 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Commander Glenn Merritt; Senator Archibald Beauregard; Senator Woodrow; Sergeant Kevin Tempest
Synopsis:
Glenn Merritt believes that aliens are attacking the space program and convinces Congress to set up a base on the moon for him to investigate his theories.

Indexer Notes

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

The records show that this story was originally meant to be a part of the Matt Mason feature, based on the popular action figure, but the feature was later changed.

Page six is 0.66 long and page 12 is 0.5 long, equaling 11.16 total pages.

Story continues in the next issue.

["At high noon on the moon..."] (Table of Contents)

Scienti-Fact / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-527

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
Information on the temperature differences on the Moon.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Indexer Notes

Bottom third of page 6 of the story "Earth Shall Not Die!".

The Menace of Saturn's Rings! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-519

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tommy Gawain; Edward Gawain; Icoid; Thermoid
Synopsis:
Natives of Saturn send Saturn's rings to attack Earth.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Next Year -- Andromeda! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-520

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ensign Jay Drake; Mal Dwan
Synopsis:
Ensign Jay Drake finds a creature that can warp space to escape predators. He plans to capture it so scientists can study the creature and make more efficient space drives.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

["A supernova -- a star that suddenly flares up and explodes..."] (Table of Contents)

Scienti-Fact / illustration / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
S-528

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
Information on Supernovas.
Reprints:

Do Not Open Till Doomsday! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sid Gerson
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-521

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dr. George Lynch; Jimmy Lynch; Andy; Bill
Synopsis:
When magic globes begin to fall to Earth that grant the wishes of any Earthman who uses them, Dr. George Lynch suspects an ulterior motive.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

World at the Edge of the Universe! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Sy Barry
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-522

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Kyp; Ted Carter; Jakkus
Synopsis:
Ted Carter is the student chosen to represent Earth in a tour of the galaxy for prized students. At first, Ted is useless because he has no training of other worlds, but eventually a problem arises that the other students can't solve but Ted can.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Twice-Told Tale! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-525

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
George Mitchell; Mr. Blake; Richard Mills; Benjamin Franklin (cameo)
Synopsis:
How could George Mitchell write a novel that turned out to be a word-for-word copy of a book he had never seen that was written more than 100 years in the past?
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

["The amount of water consumed by the average adult every 20 days is equivalent to his body weight..."] (Table of Contents)

Scienti-Fact / illustration / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S1529

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
Facts about water consumption and a diagram of how Chicago gets its water supply from Lake Michigan.

["The combined gravitational pull of Saturn's five innermost satellites..."] (Table of Contents)

Strange Satellites! / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-531

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
Information on how 6 of Saturns moons (5 innermost & Titan) affect Saturn's rings. Information on Jupiter's moon Amalthea.
Reprints:

The Giant from Beyond! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-524

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Billy Johnson; Harry Johnson; Air Force Captain Craig Johnson; Hulda; Clell
Synopsis:
When a giant beanstalk appears on Earth and a giant Alien being begins crawling down the beanstalk, Captain Craig Johnson volunteers to stop him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

["Traveling at 186,000 miles-per-second speed..."] (Table of Contents)

Scienti-Fact / illustration / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-530

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
Facts about how long it takes a beam of light from Earth to reach the center of the Milky Way Galaxy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Messages From Beyond / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-526

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Alan Brennert, Frank Huver and Richard Kropas.

[Orion and Canis Major] (Table of Contents)

Star Names / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-532

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:
  • from ?