(December 1956-January 1957)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1956-10-09
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 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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Counterfeit Planet! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
spacesuits

Indexer Notes

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

Draw Bob Hope! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Counterfeit Earth! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
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.

[Tebutt's Comet, Great Comet of 1882, Encke's Comet] (Table of Contents: 3)

Curious Comets / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Mysteries in Space! / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Earth's orbital motion of 18 1/2 miles per second...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

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

The Man Who Owned the Earth! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Movyland Studios; Dean Studios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gifts to the United Nations! (Table of Contents: 9)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

Interplanetary Baby-Sitter! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
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.

By the Light of the Moon! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Secret of the Cabby's Medallion! (Table of Contents: 12)

Space Cabbie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
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: 13) (Expand) /

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Counterfeit Planet!
  2. 1. Draw Bob Hope!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Counterfeit Earth!
  4. 3. [Tebutt's Comet, Great Comet of 1882, Encke's Comet]
    Curious Comets
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  6. 5. ["The Earth's orbital motion of 18 1/2 miles per second..."]
    Mysteries in Space!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  8. 7. The Man Who Owned the Earth!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Movyland Studios; Dean Studios
  10. 9. Gifts to the United Nations!
  11. 10. Interplanetary Baby-Sitter!
  12. 11. By the Light of the Moon!
    Wonders of Space
  13. 12. Secret of the Cabby's Medallion!
    Space Cabbie
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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