(June 1957)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1957-04-21
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

Credits for script and art for fillers verified from editorial records sent to Gene Reed from Nelson Bridwell in 1986. On-sale date from copyright registration.


Secret of the Shrinking Twins! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Secret of the Shrinking Twins! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

You'll Want to Join Up with Sgt. Bilko (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Sgt. Bilko / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Clavius Crater of the moon is so immense...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

The Spaceman of 1,000 Disguises! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

What's the Difference Between-- / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Atmosphere... Air...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

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

Worldwide Adventures in Science! (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

The Friendly Enemies from Space! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Hazards of Bird-Flight! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Professor Eureka, here is our new telescope!
Genre
humor
Reprints

The Magic Box from Nowhere! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Frank Giacoia
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Pencils and inks were originally credited to Jerry Grandenetti and Frank Giacoia, respectively, but Bob Bailey agrees with Julius' records.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret of the Shrinking Twins!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  3. 2. Secret of the Shrinking Twins!
  4. 3. You'll Want to Join Up with Sgt. Bilko
    Sgt. Bilko
  5. 4. ["The Clavius Crater of the moon is so immense..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  6. 5. The Spaceman of 1,000 Disguises!
  7. 6. ["Atmosphere... Air..."]
    What's the Difference Between--
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. Worldwide Adventures in Science!
  10. 9. The Friendly Enemies from Space!
  11. 10. Hazards of Bird-Flight!
    Spotlight on Science
  12. 11. ["Professor Eureka, here is our new telescope!"]
    Professor Eureka
  13. 12. The Magic Box from Nowhere!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Gene Reed
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes