(July 1950)

Avon, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
132
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Avon Periodicals, Inc.
Brand:
An Avon Publication
Editing:
Donald A. Wollheim
Color:
Black & white with four color insert; full color cover
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age Pulp Magazine U.S.; 6.875" x 9.5"
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

[contents page] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Donald A. Wollheim
Letters:
typeset

The Planet-Smashers (Table of Contents)

text story / 24.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Cummings
Pencils:
Martin (signed)
Inks:
Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Letter From the Stars (Table of Contents)

text story / 4.5 pages (report information)

Script:
A. E. Van Vogt
Pencils:
Martin (signed)
Inks:
Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Omega and the Wolf-Girl (Table of Contents)

text story / 13.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Lester del Rey
Pencils:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Inks:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

The Puzzle of Priipiirii (Table of Contents)

text story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
William Tenn
Pencils:
Martin (signed)
Inks:
Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Lunar Station (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
John Michel
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

The Man-Eating Lizards (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Kuttner [as Edward Bellin]
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Pallas Rebellion (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
M. Malcolm White
Pencils:
Gene Fawcette
Inks:
Gene Fawcette
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Crom the Barbarian (Table of Contents)

Crom the Barbarian / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
John Giunta
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Crom the Barbarian
Reprints:

The Shipwrecked Bogey Man (Table of Contents)

text story / 5.75 pages (report information)

Script:
Lloyd Williams
Pencils:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Inks:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Terror of the Mist-Maidens (Table of Contents)

text story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
A. Bertram Chandler
Pencils:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Inks:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

The Discord Makers (Table of Contents)

text story / 8.25 pages (report information)

Script:
Mack Reynolds
Pencils:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Inks:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Forbidden Fruit (Table of Contents)

text story / 4.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kris Neville
Pencils:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Inks:
William F. McWilliam (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 1. [no title indexed]
  2. 2. [contents page]
  3. 3. Introduction
  4. 4. The Planet-Smashers
  5. 5. Letter From the Stars
  6. 6. Omega and the Wolf-Girl
  7. 7. The Puzzle of Priipiirii
  8. 8. Lunar Station
  9. 9. The Man-Eating Lizards
  10. 10. Pallas Rebellion
  11. 11. Crom the Barbarian
    Crom the Barbarian
  12. 12. The Shipwrecked Bogey Man
  13. 13. Terror of the Mist-Maidens
  14. 14. The Discord Makers
  15. 15. Forbidden Fruit
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Keith Smith
  • Dan Kurdilla
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith