(May 1955)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julie 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

The Fish-Men of Earth! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

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

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Fish-Men of Earth! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Susy; Dr. Stanton Walker; Jim
Synopsis:
Aliens use a weapon that causes the atmosphere of Earth to become super-dense, like their homeworld. Dr. Walker and his assistant Jim find a way to counter the effect.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Wandering Stars! (Table of Contents: 3)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

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

Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Binky Gives "Tips on Camping!" (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Bertram "Binky" Biggs; Little Allergy
Synopsis:
Binky gives Allergy some lessons on camping without harming either yourself or the environment.

Explorers of the Crystal Moon! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Henry Sharp
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

["The nucleus of an atom..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Amazing Ratios! / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

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

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

["Humans and animals go through the same progressive stages..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

The Sculptor Who Saved the World! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Weighty Problems (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["To the boys and girls of America..."] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

The Jungle Emperor (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Sy Barry (signed)
Inks:
Sy Barry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
King Gorilla; Dr. Jonas Mills
Synopsis:
Dr. Mills stops the mutated King Gorilla and returns him to normal gorilla intelligence.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gorilla

Indexer Notes

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

Story is the sequel to "The Gorilla Who Challenged the World" in Strange Adventures #55.

["Is there any other planet in the solar system..."] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

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

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

Judy and Jim Defy Savage Gorilla! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Fish-Men of Earth!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. The Fish-Men of Earth!
  4. 3. Wandering Stars!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers
  6. 5. Binky Gives "Tips on Camping!"
    Binky
  7. 6. Explorers of the Crystal Moon!
  8. 7. ["The nucleus of an atom..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  10. 9. ["Humans and animals go through the same progressive stages..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  11. 10. The Sculptor Who Saved the World!
  12. 11. Weighty Problems
    Spotlight on Science
  13. 12. ["To the boys and girls of America..."]
    The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog; Tomahawk
  14. 13. The Jungle Emperor
  15. 14. ["Is there any other planet in the solar system..."]
    Mysteries in Space
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  17. 16. Judy and Jim Defy Savage Gorilla!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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