(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
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Space Academy University of the Planets / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Full space equipment is used by cadets at training sessions.
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, Space Cadet / 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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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
  2. 1. ["Full space equipment is used by cadets at training sessions."]
    Space Academy University of the Planets
  3. 2. ["Billions of miles beyond the farthest planet of the solar system..."] [Adventure on Tara]
    Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
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  • Gene Reed
  • Peter Croome
  • Steinar Ådland
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  • Chris Boyko
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