(October 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
1958-08-28
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.


Interplanetary Tug-of-War! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
flying saucers; tug of war

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

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

Interplanetary Tug of War (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover story.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Do You Know the Legend of Superman? (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Action Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Lost -- A Free Education! (Table of Contents: 5)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Binky

[S. B. Nicholson] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie.

The Surprise Package Planet! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
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) /

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Strange Satellites / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of the dozen satellites of Jupiter...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

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

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

One Billion Cubic Miles (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from E. E, J. J., and I. S.

The Riddle of the Rival Space-Cabbies! (Table of Contents: 12)

Space Cabbie / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 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) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Giant Dinosaurs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Interplanetary Tug-of-War!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. Interplanetary Tug of War
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Do You Know the Legend of Superman?
    Action Comics
  6. 5. Lost -- A Free Education!
    Binky
  7. 6. [S. B. Nicholson]
    Giants of the Telescope
  8. 7. The Surprise Package Planet!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. ["Of the dozen satellites of Jupiter..."]
    Strange Satellites
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. One Billion Cubic Miles
    Wonders of Space
  13. 12. The Riddle of the Rival Space-Cabbies!
    Space Cabbie
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Giant Dinosaurs
This issue was most recently modified by:
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