(October 1953)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1953-08-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Comet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Draw This Car (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Invaders from the Golden Atom (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Comet / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; superhero

Indexer Notes

Cover story.

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

Scripto / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Amazing Ratios / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Although a billiard ball appears extremely smooth...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

Sky Bar / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Binky Says: "Give Your Pet All the Breaks!" (Table of Contents: 6)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Binky

The Man Who Saw the Future! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sid Gerson
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That-- / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The same objects weigh the same all over the Earth...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

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

The Wonder Toys (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Spotlight on Science / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; math & science

The Line of Stars Presents Coming Attractions (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Strangest Show on Earth (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Sid Gerson
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Friendship Studios, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Comet
  2. 1. Draw This Car
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Invaders from the Golden Atom
    Captain Comet
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Scripto
  5. 4. ["Although a billiard ball appears extremely smooth..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Sky Bar
  7. 6. Binky Says: "Give Your Pet All the Breaks!"
    Binky
  8. 7. The Man Who Saw the Future!
  9. 8. ["Now that we're at the North Pole..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. ["The same objects weigh the same all over the Earth..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  13. 12. The Wonder Toys
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Science
  15. 14. The Line of Stars Presents Coming Attractions
    The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog
  16. 15. The Strangest Show on Earth
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Friendship Studios, Inc.
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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