(October 1954)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1954-08-25
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 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.


The Brain Giants! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
detective-mystery; science fiction
Reprints

Buzzy Has the Answer to "School Blues!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Invasion from Indiana! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

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) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Amazing Ratios! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If a small steel ball dropped into a tall jar of water…
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

The Brain Giants! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Henry Sharp
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

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

Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In a vacuum, a bullet that is dropped from a hand…
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Mars on Earth! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
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.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Planets of Wonder / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Morris Waldinger
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The rings of Saturn are only 10 miles thick!
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

The Revolt of the Thinking Machine! (Table of Contents: 12)

Captain Comet / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction; superhero

Indexer Notes

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

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

Our Fighting Forces / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Brain Giants!
  2. 1. Buzzy Has the Answer to "School Blues!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The Invasion from Indiana!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["If a small steel ball dropped into a tall jar of water…"]
    Amazing Ratios!
  6. 5. The Brain Giants!
  7. 6. ["Look - There's Ruffy!"]
    Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids
  8. 7. Editorial Advisory Board
  9. 8. ["In a vacuum, a bullet that is dropped from a hand…"]
    Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That
  10. 9. Mars on Earth!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Science
  12. 11. ["The rings of Saturn are only 10 miles thick!"]
    Planets of Wonder
  13. 12. The Revolt of the Thinking Machine!
    Captain Comet
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Our Fighting Forces
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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