(January 1956)

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 editor); Julie Schwartz (actual editor)
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

Gorillas in Space! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Gorillas in Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Alien invaders pretend to be humans accidentally mutated into gorillas.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Maze of Mars (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
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.

Boys and Girls Make This A... Super Christmas! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

The Man Who Discovered the West Pole! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Electrical energy from a passing comet changes the laws of physics on Earth which causes pandemonium. Scientist Paul Gibson travels to the hypothesized West Pole, where he must reverse the electrical polarity of the planet to restore things to normal.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Best Present of All (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Binky; Allergy

Amazing Direction-Finding Birds! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

["Atoms are so tiny that if an ordinary room..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

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

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

The Earth-Drowners! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Aliens from Venus are hiding underwater and planning a larger invasion. They hypnotize a deep sea diver into helping them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

["All the energy within an atom bomb..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

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

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Gorillas in Space!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. Gorillas in Space!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. The Maze of Mars
  6. 5. Boys and Girls Make This A... Super Christmas!
  7. 6. The Man Who Discovered the West Pole!
  8. 7. The Best Present of All
    Binky
  9. 8. Amazing Direction-Finding Birds!
    Spotlight on Science
  10. 9. ["Atoms are so tiny that if an ordinary room..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  12. 11. The Earth-Drowners!
  13. 12. ["All the energy within an atom bomb..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifle
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • James Zee
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
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  • Mark Gordon
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