(April-May 1958)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1958
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 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

Invaders from the Space-Satellites! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
Keywords:
artificial satellites; bull's eyes

Draw Lincoln (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Invaders from the Space-Satellites! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Commander John Yardley
Synopsis:
In a future where Earth is ravaged by the after-effects of an atomic war, scientists decide to change the past so the atom bomb was never created.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Now...in a Magazine of Their Own-- (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Challengers of the Unknown / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Charles A. Young - (1834-1908) (Table of Contents: 4)

Giants of the Telescope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
504

Genre:
non-fiction; biography
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie. Sequence order corrected by Ken Rowand.

Charades on the Moon! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Page count added by Ken Rowand.

The Secret of the Happy Pig! (Table of Contents: 6)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

This sequence ran in DC Comics dated April 1958 and January 1962 per story title search at comics.org.

Menace of the Space-Nectar! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Page count added by Ken Rowand.

The Clouds of Mars (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text article with masthead illustration. Sequence added by Bill Devine.

Planet of Doomed Earthmen! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Page count added by Ken Rowand.

Do You Want Spending Money? (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Identify the Strangest Stamps — at a Glance! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Check the Kind of Body You Want! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Choose Your Prize (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Invaders from the Space-Satellites!
  2. 1. Draw Lincoln
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Invaders from the Space-Satellites!
  4. 3. Now...in a Magazine of Their Own--
    Challengers of the Unknown
  5. 4. Charles A. Young - (1834-1908)
    Giants of the Telescope
  6. 5. Charades on the Moon!
  7. 6. The Secret of the Happy Pig!
    Peter Porkchops
  8. 7. Menace of the Space-Nectar!
    Space Cabbie
  9. 8. The Clouds of Mars
    Wonders of Space
  10. 9. Planet of Doomed Earthmen!
  11. 10. Do You Want Spending Money?
    Stephens Credit Sales
  12. 11. Identify the Strangest Stamps — at a Glance!
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  13. 12. Check the Kind of Body You Want!
    Charles Atlas
  14. 13. Choose Your Prize
    American Seed Co.
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