(May 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); 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 Man Who Couldn't Drown! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
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: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Man Who Couldn't Drown! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
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: 3) (Expand) /

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Of the 1600 minor planets (asteroids) discovered to date..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

Solar System Sizes! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
Comparisons between the size of Mercury and Australia, the Moon and Europe, and the Sun against other stars.
Reprints:

Get Your Ticket to the Treasury of Books! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

Strange Gift from Space! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
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.

["From Phoebe, the outermost satellite of Saturn..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Satellite Statistics! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["The stripes on a zebra are black..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

The Balloons That Lifted a City! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Gil Kane
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: 11)

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

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

["A football composed of the same material..."] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

The Game of Science! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Sid Greene
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 original indexer credited the pencils to Manny Stallman.

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

Showcase; Kings of the Wild / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Davy to the Rescue! (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 Man Who Couldn't Drown!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. The Man Who Couldn't Drown!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  5. 4. ["Of the 1600 minor planets (asteroids) discovered to date..."]
    Solar System Sizes!
  6. 5. Get Your Ticket to the Treasury of Books!
    Superman
  7. 6. Strange Gift from Space!
  8. 7. ["From Phoebe, the outermost satellite of Saturn..."]
    Satellite Statistics!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. ["The stripes on a zebra are black..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  11. 10. The Balloons That Lifted a City!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Science
  13. 12. ["A football composed of the same material..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  14. 13. The Game of Science!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; Kings of the Wild
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. Davy to the Rescue!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Dwayne Best
  • Merlin Haas
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  • Mark Gordon
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