([September] 1999)

DC, 1999 Series
 
Price:
19.95 USD; 31.00 CAD
Pages:
228
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
ISBN:
1-56389-494-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
76194121719200111
Editing:
Dale Crain (editor - collected edition)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Mystery in Space (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mitch O'Connell
Inks:
Mitch O'Connell
Colors:
Mitch O'Connell?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

credit on title page.

Blank Pages (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover and inside back cover are blank.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Getting Your Dime's Worth (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Larry Niven
Letters:
typeset

Chapter One "A World Liberated by Science" Past Visions of the Future (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stuart Moore
Letters:
typeset

The Rocket Lanes of Tomorrow (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon (signed); Jack Kirby (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Simon (signed); Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Joe Simon (signed); Jack Kirby (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Mr. Future (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Dick Sprang (signed)
Inks:
Dick Sprang (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography; science fiction
Characters:
H. G. Wells
Reprints:

Just Imagine - .. if the Sun Went Out! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Virgil Finlay
Inks:
Virgil Finlay
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Columbus of Space (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; George Kashdan; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Virgil Finlay
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Sherman (Logo)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tommy Tomorrow (intro)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script info from Gene Reed (Per Sandell)Reprint incorrectly credits script to Mort Weisinger.
Pencils in reprint incorrectly credited to Howard Sherman.

Just Imagine - If an Invading Sun Menaced Earth! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Virgil Finlay
Inks:
Virgil Finlay
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
math & science
Reprints:

How Television Will Change Your Future (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Chapter Two "Doom Before Us... and Behind Us" The Writer and Artists of DC Science Fiction (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stuart Moore
Letters:
typeset

Spores from Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox (signed)
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta
Inks:
Frank Frazetta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

The Comet Peril! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton (signed)
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

The Man With 100 Lives! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Manly Wade Wellman (signed)
Pencils:
Jim Mooney (signed)
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Girl in the Golden Flower (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox [as Robert Starr]
Pencils:
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks:
Sy Barry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit verified via Julius Schwartz's records. Story page credits a 'Robert Starr' which was a pseudonym Julius Schwartz used to make it look like he had more writers. Bob Hughes via email.

The Mad Planet (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sid Gerson
Pencils:
Virgil Finlay
Inks:
Virgil Finlay
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

I Was a Cop from Outer Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

I Hunted Big Game in Outer Space (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

I Found the City Under the Sea (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

The Counterfeit Earth (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Chapter Three "What Faith! What Courage" DC's Futuristic Heroes (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stuart Moore
Letters:
typeset

The Exile of Space (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Chris KL-99 / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton (signed)
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Chris KL-99
Reprints:

The Day the World Melted (Table of Contents)

Knights of the Galaxy starring Lyle -- Space Commando / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Knights of the Galaxy; Lyle Space Commando
Reprints:

The Hotrods of Space! (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tommy Tomorrow
Reprints:

Lights, Camera -- Invasion! (Table of Contents)

Captain Comet / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain Comet
Reprints:

The Robinson Crusoe of Space! (Table of Contents)

Space Cabby / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Cabby
Reprints:

The Case of the Counterfeit Credits! (Table of Contents)

Star Hawkins / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Star Hawkins; Ilda
Reprints:

The Weapon That Swallowed Men! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna
Reprints:

The Lost City of Los Angeles! (Table of Contents)

The Atomic Knights / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Atomic Knights [Gardner Grayle; Douglas Herald; Marene Herald; Bryndon; Wayne Hobard; Hollis Hobard]
Reprints:

What Happened on Sirius-4? (Table of Contents)

Star Rovers / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Star Rovers [Rick Purvis; Karel Sorensen; Homer Glint]
Reprints:

The Valley of 1,000 Dooms (Table of Contents)

Space Ranger / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Ranger
Reprints:

Ultra the Multi-Alien (Table of Contents)

Ultra the Multi-Alien / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ultra the Multi-Alien [captain Ace Arn]
Reprints:

Chapter Four "Upward and Onward" Modern Space Opera (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stuart Moore
Letters:
typeset

Brief Encounter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Mimai Kin
Pencils:
Trevor Von Eeden
Inks:
Carl Potts
Colors:
? [as Bob LeRose]
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Passages (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Joe Staton
Inks:
Joe Staton
Colors:
?
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Gremlins (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

The One That Matters (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Killing Time (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Tom Yeates
Inks:
Tom Yeates
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Certified Safe! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Brian Bolland
Inks:
Brian Bolland
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Dream Boat (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bruce Jones
Pencils:
Rick Veitch
Inks:
Tom Yeates
Colors:
?
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

The Stars of the DC Universe Can Also Be Found in These Books (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

List of DC graphic novels and collections available.

["Earth fades to a pinpoint behind them..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Characters:
Adam Strange

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Teaser for the issue with three illustrations from the interior stories.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mystery in Space
  2. 1. Blank Pages
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. Getting Your Dime's Worth
  5. 4. Chapter One "A World Liberated by Science" Past Visions of the Future
  6. 5. The Rocket Lanes of Tomorrow
  7. 6. Mr. Future
  8. 7. Just Imagine - .. if the Sun Went Out!
  9. 8. Columbus of Space
    Tommy Tomorrow
  10. 9. Just Imagine - If an Invading Sun Menaced Earth!
  11. 10. How Television Will Change Your Future
  12. 11. Chapter Two "Doom Before Us... and Behind Us" The Writer and Artists of DC Science Fiction
  13. 12. Spores from Space!
  14. 13. The Comet Peril!
  15. 14. The Man With 100 Lives!
  16. 15. Girl in the Golden Flower
  17. 16. The Mad Planet
  18. 17. I Was a Cop from Outer Space!
  19. 18. I Hunted Big Game in Outer Space
  20. 19. I Found the City Under the Sea
  21. 20. The Counterfeit Earth
  22. 21. Chapter Three "What Faith! What Courage" DC's Futuristic Heroes
  23. 22. The Exile of Space
    The Adventures of Chris KL-99
  24. 23. The Day the World Melted
    Knights of the Galaxy starring Lyle -- Space Commando
  25. 24. The Hotrods of Space!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  26. 25. Lights, Camera -- Invasion!
    Captain Comet
  27. 26. The Robinson Crusoe of Space!
    Space Cabby
  28. 27. The Case of the Counterfeit Credits!
    Star Hawkins
  29. 28. The Weapon That Swallowed Men!
    Adam Strange
  30. 29. The Lost City of Los Angeles!
    The Atomic Knights
  31. 30. What Happened on Sirius-4?
    Star Rovers
  32. 31. The Valley of 1,000 Dooms
    Space Ranger
  33. 32. Ultra the Multi-Alien
    Ultra the Multi-Alien
  34. 33. Chapter Four "Upward and Onward" Modern Space Opera
  35. 34. Brief Encounter
  36. 35. Passages
  37. 36. Gremlins
  38. 37. The One That Matters
  39. 38. Killing Time
  40. 39. Certified Safe!
  41. 40. Dream Boat
  42. 41. The Stars of the DC Universe Can Also Be Found in These Books
  43. 42. ["Earth fades to a pinpoint behind them..."]
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