(October-November 1955)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-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 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

The Radio Planet! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Sy Barry ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Kane pencils per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Sy Barry.

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

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

The Radio Planet! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
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, provided by DC Comics.

Davy Crockett and Daniel Boone (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Frontier Fighters; The Legends of Daniel Boone; Tomahawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["An average of three eclipses of the sun and two of the moon occur each year."] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

Journey to the Pygmy World! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

["According to astronomical estimates, the mass of our Milky Way galaxy..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Our Strange Universe / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Space-Flight to Danger! (Table of Contents: 8)

Space Cabbie / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Gil Kane
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.

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Buzzy Asks: "What Are You Getting Out of School?" (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Buzzy Brown; Jan
Synopsis:
Buzzy's friend Jan is eager to start school again in the fall because of all the great learning opportunities, even beyond classes and homework.

The Moons of Mars! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[Richard Anthony Proctor] (Table of Contents: 12)

Giants of the Telescope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie.

The Last Television Broadcast on Earth! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

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

Artistic Card Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Schwinn American / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Radio Planet!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. The Radio Planet!
  4. 3. Davy Crockett and Daniel Boone
    Frontier Fighters; The Legends of Daniel Boone; Tomahawk
  5. 4. ["An average of three eclipses of the sun and two of the moon occur each year."]
    Mysteries in Space!
  6. 5. Journey to the Pygmy World!
  7. 6. ["According to astronomical estimates, the mass of our Milky Way galaxy..."]
    Our Strange Universe
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. Space-Flight to Danger!
    Space Cabbie
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  11. 10. Buzzy Asks: "What Are You Getting Out of School?"
    Buzzy
  12. 11. The Moons of Mars!
    Wonders of Space
  13. 12. [Richard Anthony Proctor]
    Giants of the Telescope
  14. 13. The Last Television Broadcast on Earth!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Artistic Card Co., Inc.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn American
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Clayton Emery
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk