(October-November 1957)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1957-08-11
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.


Lifeboat in Space! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sol Harrison (wash)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
flying saucers; rockets; spacecraft; spacesuits

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Inks were credited to S.H., who art experts believe is Sol Harrison. Wash was originally credited to Jack Adler.

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Riddle of the Runaway Earth! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
John Giunta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
Easter Island

Indexer Notes

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

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

Dairy Queen / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Mysteries in Space! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If the Earth and Moon suddenly became completely motionless...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Secret of the Star Warriors! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Frank Giacoia
Inks
Frank Giacoia
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: 7) (Expand) /

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

How Not to Enjoy a Vacation! (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Reprints

Interplanetary Speedway! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Otto Binder
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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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 200-inch mirror of the new Mt. Palomar telescope...
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Star-Brightness (Table of Contents: 11)

Wonders of Space / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Lifeboat in Space! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Josely Co. / 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) /

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

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lifeboat in Space!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  3. 2. Riddle of the Runaway Earth!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Dairy Queen
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  6. 5. ["If the Earth and Moon suddenly became completely motionless..."]
    Mysteries in Space!
  7. 6. Secret of the Star Warriors!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  9. 8. How Not to Enjoy a Vacation!
  10. 9. Interplanetary Speedway!
    Space Cabbie
  11. 10. ["The 200-inch mirror of the new Mt. Palomar telescope..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  12. 11. Star-Brightness
    Wonders of Space
  13. 12. Lifeboat in Space!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Josely Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
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