(September 1958)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov.
On-sale date
1958-07-17
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.


Mystery of the Moon Sniper! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Jack Adler (wash)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
sniper's crosshairs; spacesuits; the Moon

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mystery of the Moon Sniper! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover story.

The Fallen Moon! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Morris Waldinger
Colors
?
Letters
Morris Waldinger

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Know Your Pet! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Don Cameron
Inks
Don Cameron
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Jimmy tries to treat his dog like a poodle, not realizing that different pets need different care.

The Devil's Island of Space! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Willy Elkins; Warden Hawes; Jarn of Mars
Synopsis
Willy Elkins promises to escape from a prison planetoid in 30 days.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Planets of Wonder / 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 first telescopic observations of Saturn...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

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

Wonders of Space / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Search for a Star! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Bernard Sachs
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mystery of the Moon Sniper!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  3. 2. Mystery of the Moon Sniper!
  4. 3. The Fallen Moon!
  5. 4. ["To the boys and girls of America..."]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  7. 6. Know Your Pet!
  8. 7. The Devil's Island of Space!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. ["The first telescopic observations of Saturn..."]
    Planets of Wonder
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space
  12. 11. Search for a Star!
    Space Cabby
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Zorro Color Television Set
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