(July 1951)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Color:
color comic
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Modern US
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Script and art credits for fillers verified from copies of editorial records sent to Gene Reed from Nelson Bridwell in 1986. (4/3/2011)

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Air-Bandits From Space (Table of Contents)

Captain Comet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Comet

The Air Bandits From Space (Table of Contents)

Captain Comet / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome [as Edgar Ray Merritt]
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Captain Comet; Professor Zackro

Indexer Notes

Writer and art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

The Other Earths (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Manly Wade Wellman (signed)
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Writer and art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

["You're run-down, Robbie!"] (Table of Contents)

Robbie the Robot / filler / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irwin Hasen

Genre:
humor; science fiction

The Experiment of Dr Sylvan (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Writer and art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

["There's not much opportunity up here for me!"] (Table of Contents)

Destination Earth / filler / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irwin Hasen

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Reprints:

[And Then There Was Light] (Table of Contents)

General Science Quiz / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The World That Drowned (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Mann Rubin [as Manny Rubin]
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Writer and art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[Super-Duper Sound Machine] (Table of Contents)

Professor Brainstorm / filler / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irwin Hasen

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Reprints:

[Joel Thompson, Don McCormick, Eddie Posner, Henry Stuck] (Table of Contents)

Smarties / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Pencils:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Inks:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]

Genre:
biography

Look for the Real Reason (Table of Contents)

Leave It to Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Editing
This Issue is currently being edited by Tony R. Rose (since 2014-02-07, last edit 2014-02-07)

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Air-Bandits From Space
    Captain Comet
  2. 1. The Air Bandits From Space
    Captain Comet
  3. 2. The Other Earths
  4. 3. ["You're run-down, Robbie!"]
    Robbie the Robot
  5. 4. The Experiment of Dr Sylvan
  6. 5. ["There's not much opportunity up here for me!"]
    Destination Earth
  7. 6. [And Then There Was Light]
    General Science Quiz
  8. 7. The World That Drowned
  9. 8. [Super-Duper Sound Machine]
    Professor Brainstorm
  10. 9. [Joel Thompson, Don McCormick, Eddie Posner, Henry Stuck]
    Smarties
  11. 10. Look for the Real Reason
    Leave It to Binky
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes