(April 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 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)

["Why does the Viking Prince risk his life..."] (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

["A beam of light can be seen as it passes through a vacuum..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

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:

["Scientists are planning to use yeast..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

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)

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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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