(April-May 1954)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1954-02-03
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.


The Great Space-Train Robbery! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
spacecraft; spacesuits; train robberies

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Great Space-Train Robbery! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Bernard Sachs (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

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

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mysteries in Space / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If there were no atmosphere on the Earth...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

The Mad Planet (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sid Gerson
Pencils
Virgil Finlay
Inks
Virgil Finlay
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Follow the Danger Trail with Tomahawk (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Buzzy's Special Brotherhood Week Quiz (Table of Contents: 9)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Characters
Buzzy
Reprints

The Studio Beyond the Stars! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Superman Is on Television! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[Life on the Moon!] (Table of Contents: 12)

Wonders of Space / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

The Robot Detective of Mars (Table of Contents: 13)

Interplanetary Insurance, Inc / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

Stuart Greetings, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Great Space-Train Robbery!
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Great Space-Train Robbery!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. ["P-s-s-st! Pud..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. ["If there were no atmosphere on the Earth..."]
    Mysteries in Space
  8. 7. The Mad Planet
  9. 8. Follow the Danger Trail with Tomahawk
    DC Comics
  10. 9. Buzzy's Special Brotherhood Week Quiz
  11. 10. The Studio Beyond the Stars!
  12. 11. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  13. 12. [Life on the Moon!]
    Wonders of Space
  14. 13. The Robot Detective of Mars
    Interplanetary Insurance, Inc
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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