(October 1956)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1956-08-21
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 Amazing Rain of Gems! (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 from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

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

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

The Amazing Rain of Gems! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Binky Shows "How to Spend a Summer Week!" (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen

Science-Fiction Convention on Mars! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Our Animal Language! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

Second page between slogan contest and last story.

The Man with Future-Vision! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Here Are the Prizes (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

Reverse Rescue of Earth! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Disneyland Color Television Set / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Fashion Frocks, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Nutty Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Amazing Rain of Gems!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. The Amazing Rain of Gems!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  6. 5. Binky Shows "How to Spend a Summer Week!"
    Binky
  7. 6. Science-Fiction Convention on Mars!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  10. 9. Our Animal Language!
    Spotlight on Science
  11. 10. The Man with Future-Vision!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  13. 12. Here Are the Prizes
  14. 13. Reverse Rescue of Earth!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Disneyland Color Television Set
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Fashion Frocks, Inc.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Nutty Putty
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