(May - July 1953)

Dell, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[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

[Space Equipment] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Corbett; Captain Strong; Astro; Roger Manning
Synopsis:
Photo from Tom Corbett TV Show.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

["Billions of miles beyond the farthest planet of the solar system..."] [Adventure on Tara] (Table of Contents: 2)

Tom Corbett / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Newman
Pencils:
John Lehti
Inks:
John Lehti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S.C. #6-535

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Corbett; Cadet Astro; Cadet Roger Manning; Captain Strong; Professor Brillon; Cadet Alfie Higgins
Synopsis:
Tom and the rest of the cadets accompany scientists to the planet Tara where they find blue natives and giant ants.

Indexer Notes

Story takes up all interior pages, inside back cover (black and white) and back cover of comic. Paul Newman credit from Comicbook Marketplace (January 1997) [according to http://www.solarguard.com/tccomic.htm]. Paul Norris credit from original GCD index, and agreed to by http://www.solarguard.com/tccomic.htm.

In Jerry Bails' Who's Who John Lehti is credited to Tom Corbett in 1953, and the artwork is identical to his series "Tommy of the Big Top". Paul Norris never made any stories. Al McWilliams had the first three in Four Color 1952, Lehti had five 1953,and Frank Thorne three 1954. See Error Reports #5660 with attachments. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
  2. 1. [Space Equipment]
    Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
  3. 2. ["Billions of miles beyond the farthest planet of the solar system..."] [Adventure on Tara]
    Tom Corbett
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