(February 1952)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "TOM CORBETT, SPACE CADET, No. 378." Code number is S.C.O.S. #378-522. Copyright 1952 by Videofeatures Company. First of three Tom Corbett Space Cadet Four Colors. Based on the "Tom Corbett, Space Cadet" TV series.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tom Corbett Space Cadet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alden McWilliams (painting)
Inks:
Alden McWilliams (painting)
Colors:
Alden McWilliams (painting)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Corbett
Reprints:
Keywords:
spacecraft

Space Academy: The University of the Planets! (Table of Contents)

Tom Corbett Space Cadet / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alden McWilliams ?
Inks:
Alden McWilliams ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Brief description of the Space Academy and its mission of training Space Cadets to become Solar Guards.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. One illustration with typeset text.

[Training Flight to Titan] (Table of Contents)

Tom Corbett Space Cadet / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Alden McWilliams
Inks:
Alden McWilliams
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Corbett; Astro; Roger Manning; Commander Awkright; Captain Strong; Dr. Joan Dale
Synopsis:
In the year 2351, Captain Strong and three Space Cadets, Tom Corbett, Astro, and Roger Manning, are sent on a training mission to Titan, Saturn's largest moon. The quartet must convince the inhabitants of Titan that they aren't spies from Earth, planning to take the radioactive ore that provides life-sustaining heat to their cities.

Indexer Notes

Introduction to series. Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records. (July 22, 2007)

Mars (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
American Museum of Natural History, N.Y. (photo)
Inks:
American Museum of Natural History, N.Y. (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
Photo of Mars with brief description of climate.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Large photo with brief typeset text.

[Space Scene] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alden McWilliams [as A. McWilliams] (signed) (painting)
Inks:
Alden McWilliams [as A. McWilliams] (signed) (painting)
Colors:
Alden McWilliams [as A. McWilliams] (signed) (painting)

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Scene of rocket blasting off from crater-marked moon, with Saturn in the background.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tom Corbett Space Cadet
  2. 1. Space Academy: The University of the Planets!
    Tom Corbett Space Cadet
  3. 2. [Training Flight to Titan]
    Tom Corbett Space Cadet
  4. 3. Mars
  5. 4. [Space Scene]
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