(October 1958)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
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 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

Secret of the Space Giant! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Secret of the Space-Giant! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome ?; Otto Binder ?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
The Earth is invaded by aliens who use giant human shaped starships. They are defeated when they are tricked into believing that their home world is under attack.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover story.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Lost -- a Free Education! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen

Do You Know the Legend of Superman? (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[Glacier... Iceberg...] (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

Genre:
non-fiction; nature
Reprints:

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

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

The Human Time Machine! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

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

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

["There's been considerable discussion lately of sending a rocket off the earth..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

Spotlight on Science / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julie Schwartz [as Science Editor]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["During the course of a year, the Earth receives as much heat and light from the moon as it receives in 13 seconds from the sun..."] (Table of Contents: 11)

Amazing Ratios / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

Throwback World! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
John Giunta
Inks:
John Giunta
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) /

Giant Dinosaurs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Hey Skinny! ...Yer Ribs Are Showing! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Midwest Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret of the Space Giant!
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Secret of the Space-Giant!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Lost -- a Free Education!
    Binky
  6. 5. Do You Know the Legend of Superman?
    Superboy
  7. 6. [Glacier... Iceberg...]
    What's the Difference Between...
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. The Human Time Machine!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  11. 10. ["There's been considerable discussion lately of sending a rocket off the earth..."]
    Spotlight on Science
  12. 11. ["During the course of a year, the Earth receives as much heat and light from the moon as it receives in 13 seconds from the sun..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  13. 12. Throwback World!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Giant Dinosaurs
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. Hey Skinny! ...Yer Ribs Are Showing!
    Charles Atlas
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Midwest Card Company
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