(June-July 1953)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1953-04-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy covers; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Hollywood in Space! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction
Keywords
microphones; monsters; motion picture cameras; spacecraft

Now More Than Ever- (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Hollywood in Space (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Ball-Band / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Destination - Star (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Carmine Infantino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Crandall; Ralfe Gordon; Jackson; Brand
Synopsis
Ralfe Gordon warns other space travelers that going faster than the speed of light is dangerous.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Superman Is on Television! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Fast Footwork Foils Foreign Agent (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

First Into Space (Table of Contents: 10)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Baker's 4 in 1 Instant Cocoa Mix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Interplanetary Restaurant! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Joe Giella (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Moons? (Table of Contents: 13)

What Do You Know About / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Shifting Star Constellations (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; math & science

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Earth's Double Invasion! (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
John Giunta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Peter Porkchops Learns "Carelessness Is no Joke!" (Table of Contents: 17)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Otto Feuer
Inks
Otto Feuer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Hollywood in Space!
  2. 1. Now More Than Ever-
    The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis
  3. 2. Hollywood in Space
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Ball-Band
  6. 5. ["I'm scared! This really is a tough neighborhood!"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  7. 6. Editorial Advisory Board
  8. 7. Destination - Star
  9. 8. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  10. 9. Fast Footwork Foils Foreign Agent
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  11. 10. First Into Space
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Baker's 4 in 1 Instant Cocoa Mix
  13. 12. The Interplanetary Restaurant!
  14. 13. Moons?
    What Do You Know About
  15. 14. Shifting Star Constellations
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  17. 16. Earth's Double Invasion!
  18. 17. Peter Porkchops Learns "Carelessness Is no Joke!"
    Peter Porkchops
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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