(April 1959)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1959-02-24
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Man Who Harpooned Worlds! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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) /

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

The Man Who Harpooned Worlds! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Keith Kelvin must prove he isn't a menace to the universe and is really using giant space harpoons to try to capture a giant Ultra-Hawk which entered our universe through a space warp.
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: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

The Brave and the Bold; Viking Prince / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

What's Your B.Q.*? (*Brotherhood Quotient) (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A beam of light can be seen as it passes through a vacuum...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

3 Gifts for Mars! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
The first Earthman envoy to Mars is asked to bring 3 gifts. A rubber ball, a sweet-smelling rose, and a copy of the Mona Lisa. But, why?
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: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

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

Amazing Ratios! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Scientists are planning to use yeast...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Secret of the Time-Telescope! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
To escape capture by his detective adversary Narr-Tem, criminal Chun Brun has fled from Uth to Earth.
Narr-Tem tracks him down anyway, but must convince him that the "Earth" he fled to is not in another dimension, but is actually the far past of Uth, and any alteration he makes of the timeline could lead to destruction.
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: 12) (Expand) /

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

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 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) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Harpooned Worlds!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. The Man Who Harpooned Worlds!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Why does the Viking Prince risk his life..."]
    The Brave and the Bold; Viking Prince
  6. 5. What's Your B.Q.*? (*Brotherhood Quotient)
  7. 6. ["A beam of light can be seen as it passes through a vacuum..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  8. 7. 3 Gifts for Mars!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Science
  11. 10. ["Scientists are planning to use yeast..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  12. 11. Secret of the Time-Telescope!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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