(March 1959)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
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

The Three Faces of Barry Morrell! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Three Faces of Barry Morell (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Barry Morrell
Synopsis:
Two aliens contact actor Barry Morrell and both tell him that they have crashed on Earth and require assistance. But there's one catch: one alien has come to conquer Earth, the other to save Earth. Based on their stories, Barry will have to decide which one to rescue as friend and which one to capture as enemy.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Family Favorite! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

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

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

The Doorway to Earth! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Alan Brent
Synopsis:
Alan Brent discovers an alien transportation device in a cave and helps an alien energy being return home.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

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

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

["Penguins are the southernmost birds on Earth..."] (Table of Contents: 8)

Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from E.W., H.G., D.H.

Secret of the Super-Chimp! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Out on the planet Rynn, two Rynnians speculate on the effect of evolving apes beyond humans. Using their Futurevision Screen, they view the results. It turns out that monkeys can be just as short sighted and egotistical as humans.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

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

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

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

Colorfoto / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Army Grenade / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Three Faces of Barry Morrell!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  3. 2. The Three Faces of Barry Morell
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. The Family Favorite!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
  7. 6. The Doorway to Earth!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  9. 8. ["Penguins are the southernmost birds on Earth..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Science
  13. 12. Secret of the Super-Chimp!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Colorfoto
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Army Grenade
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
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  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
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