(August 1955)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1955-06-26
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); 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 Ark from Planet X! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
Jack Adler
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

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

The Ark from Planet X (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

We Point with Pride to Our "Hall of Trophies!" (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

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
That a rocket fired from the North Pole...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

The Super-Athletes from Outer Space! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction; sports
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The weight of air we are continually carrying...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

Binky Says: "Never Underestimate a New Idea!" (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen

Legacy from the Future! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Carmine Infantino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The World That Vanished! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Judy and Jim Defy Savage Gorilla! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Ark from Planet X!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. The Ark from Planet X
  4. 3. We Point with Pride to Our "Hall of Trophies!"
  5. 4. ["That a rocket fired from the North Pole..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  6. 5. The Super-Athletes from Outer Space!
  7. 6. ["The weight of air we are continually carrying..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  8. 7. Binky Says: "Never Underestimate a New Idea!"
    Binky
  9. 8. Legacy from the Future!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Science
  11. 10. The World That Vanished!
  12. 11. Judy and Jim Defy Savage Gorilla!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifle
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Keith Chandler
  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Hughes
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
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  • Merlin Haas
  • Matthew Head
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
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