(July-August 1952)

EC, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
I. C. Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
EC An Entertaining Comic
Editing:
Al Feldstein
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Feldstein [as Feldstein] (signed)
Inks:
Al Feldstein [as Feldstein] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Reprints:

The Exile! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Feldstein
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Jim Wroten

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

The Expert! (Table of Contents)

"E.C. Quickie" / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Feldstein
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Joe Orlando
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Jim Wroten

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bill Gaines; Al Feldstein
Reprints:

The Ad! (Table of Contents)

"E.C. Quickie" / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Feldstein
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Joe Orlando
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Jim Wroten

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bill Gaines; Al Feldstein
Reprints:

Innovation (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Close Call! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot and script)
Pencils:
Jack Kamen (signed)
Inks:
Jack Kamen (signed)
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Jim Wroten

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dr. Annette Beard; Dr. Granger (flashback); Roger Forbes (engineer, flashback)
Synopsis:
Dr. Beard finds herself as the only living being still alive in the world after a nuclear explosion. She pauses to remember how things once were and how she blew chance after chance to make a better life for herself. Then an opportunity materializes out of nowhere in the here and now, but can she make the most of it?
Reprints:
Keywords:
New York City

Indexer Notes

Corrected script credits and letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Much of the story is told in flashback.

Mad Journey! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Feldstein
Pencils:
Al Williamson (signed); Frank Frazetta [as FF] (signed); Roy Krenkel (Venusian landscape pages 6-7)
Inks:
Al Williamson (signed); Frank Frazetta [as FF] (signed); Roy Krenkel (Venusian landscape pages 6-7)
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Jim Wroten

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rodney Simon (President of Crown Oil Company, rocket builder); Jeffreys (lab scientist, death); Alan Corlin (USAF scientist, death); Axel (Crown Oil executive); Mr. Buddins (Crown Oil executive)
Synopsis:
One of Rodney Simon's lab workers at his company has discovered a way of refining high octane gasoline that produces certain gases, whose molecular structure is unknown.....but, when liquified, creates a new gas that, when mixed with oxygen, provides the force necessary to propel a rocket outside Earth's gravitational field. Although the Moon is the planned landing area, Simon decides Venus to be a better choice.....with dire consequences!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Crown Oil Company

Indexer Notes

Krenkel art credits added by Craig Delich 2013-9-17.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Exile!
  3. 2. The Expert!
    "E.C. Quickie"
  4. 3. The Ad!
    "E.C. Quickie"
  5. 4. Innovation
  6. 5. Close Call!
  7. 6. Mad Journey!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin