([circa 1959])

Thorpe & Porter, 1958? Series
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68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Strato Publications Ltd.

Secret of the Skyscraper-Spaceship! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a spaceship from Earth! We must prevent it from landing on Mars!
Genre
science fiction
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Indexer Notes

Art credit from GCD index of original publication.

Secret of the Skyscraper Spaceship! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Letters
?

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Faster and faster the 24th century earth started to spin on its axis --
Genre
science fiction
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The Dual-Identity World! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
?

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Winged creature about to attack us! Fire your ray-gun at it!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Walt Orton
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Dr. Robert G. Aitken (1864-1951) (Table of Contents: 3)

Giants of the Telescope / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; maths & science
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Mail Rider to the Stars! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
John Giunta
Letters
?

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Cut off from the rest of civilized space by its tremendous distance from the solar system,
Genre
science fiction
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Mysteries in Space! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

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Within a year it is expected...
Genre
non-fiction; maths & science
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Follow the Space-Leader (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ever play that old game called follow-the-leader?
Genre
science fiction
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Double Stars! (Table of Contents: 7)

Wonders of Space / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; maths & science
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The Museum That Came to Life (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ely
Inks
Bill Ely
Letters
?

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I watched helplessly as the pulsating, throbbing disc cast out its terrible ray!
Genre
science fiction
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Bells and Noises! (Table of Contents: 9)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Morris Waldinger
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Morris Waldinger
Letters
Morris Waldinger

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Since ancient times the ringing of bells has been the method used to announce deaths!
Genre
non-fiction
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The Voodoo Battle (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Howard Purcell (signed)
Inks
Howard Purcell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; war
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Peter Puptent / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No scientific research has been done...
Genre
humour
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The Secret of the Vengeful Parrot! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Letters
?

Genre
crime
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Jungle Witchcraft (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Raymond Perry (header illustration)
Inks
Raymond Perry (header illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
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The Human Icicle! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Maneely
Inks
Joe Maneely
Letters
?

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How much longer just I stay in this frozen world, Dr. Bancroft?
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dr. Bancroft; Jeff
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The Man Who Refused to Die! (Table of Contents: 15)

A True Tall Tale / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; George Kashdan
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Letters
?

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Here is the fantastic story of sergeant Charles D. Engel...
Genre
war
Characters
Sergeant Charles D. Engel
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The Man with the Martian Body (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Letters
?

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Reporter Joe Lipari had penned many hair-raisng stories for the Daily Star...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Joe Lipari
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Read the best in the world's finest juvenile publication

Indexer Notes

List of numbered Classics Illustrated titles and order form. Reproduction of the cover of Swiss Family Robinson (no.42).

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret of the Skyscraper-Spaceship!
  2. 1. Secret of the Skyscraper Spaceship!
  3. 2. The Dual-Identity World!
  4. 3. Dr. Robert G. Aitken (1864-1951)
    Giants of the Telescope
  5. 4. Mail Rider to the Stars!
  6. 5. ["Within a year it is expected..."]
    Mysteries in Space!
  7. 6. Follow the Space-Leader
  8. 7. Double Stars!
    Wonders of Space
  9. 8. The Museum That Came to Life
  10. 9. Bells and Noises!
  11. 10. The Voodoo Battle
  12. 11. ["No scientific research has been done..."]
    Peter Puptent
  13. 12. The Secret of the Vengeful Parrot!
  14. 13. Jungle Witchcraft
  15. 14. The Human Icicle!
  16. 15. The Man Who Refused to Die!
    A True Tall Tale
  17. 16. The Man with the Martian Body
  18. 17. ["Read the best in the world's finest juvenile publication"]
    Classics Illustrated
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