(March 1952)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Comet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

The World of Flying Men (Table of Contents)

Captain Comet / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

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

Girl in the Golden Flower (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Flora
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

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.

One-Way Trip to Mars (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox [as John Osgood]
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

[Life on Earth may someday be destroyed by a passing comet] (Table of Contents)

Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That -- / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mort Drucker
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mort Drucker

Genre:
non-fiction

Character Study (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The Man in the Mystery Mask! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ross Rackett; Abner Primm; Hector Van
Synopsis:
Ross Racket travels 500 years into the future to avoid being caught for murdering Abner Primm.
Reprints:
Keywords:
time machine; time travel

Indexer Notes

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Comet
  2. 1. The World of Flying Men
    Captain Comet
  3. 2. Girl in the Golden Flower
  4. 3. One-Way Trip to Mars
  5. 4. [Life on Earth may someday be destroyed by a passing comet]
    Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That --
  6. 5. Character Study
    General Science Quiz
  7. 6. The Man in the Mystery Mask!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Kevin C
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes