(June 1959)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1959-04-28
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.


Fishermen from the Sea! (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) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Fishermen from the Sea! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
David and Helen Palmer are captured by water-breathing aliens who intend to flood the whole world but they are scared off by an atomic bomb test.
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: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Fred Finds a Way! (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
Synopsis
Fred learns that there are other ways of participating in his favorite sport of baseball even though he isn't yet good enough to be picked for the team.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Your Passport to Strange Journeys... (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

House of Secrets; Mystery in Space / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Case of the Stolen Earth-Faces! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An alien transforms all the men in a town into duplicates of himself so that no one can spot him among the others while he searches for an element that his invading army needs.
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)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils
? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In one of your recent stories it was theorized that the asteroids...

Indexer Notes

answers to scientific inquiries from readers

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Should the head of a comet collide with the earth...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Space-Scoop-- 2159 A.D.! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Two interplanetary news reporters keep coming up with new scientific ways of beating each other to print.
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) /

Northwest Schools, Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Army Grenade / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Fishermen from the Sea!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. Fishermen from the Sea!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Fred Finds a Way!
  6. 5. Your Passport to Strange Journeys...
    House of Secrets; Mystery in Space
  7. 6. The Case of the Stolen Earth-Faces!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  9. 8. ["In one of your recent stories it was theorized that the asteroids..."]
    Spotlight on Science
  10. 9. ["Should the head of a comet collide with the earth..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. Space-Scoop-- 2159 A.D.!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Northwest Schools, Inc.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Army Grenade
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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