(September 1959)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and October
On-sale date:
1959
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 US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy covers; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Invaders from the Underground World! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics. Index originally had Joe Giella as inker.

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Invaders of the Underground World! (Table of Contents: 2)

Adam Strange / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna; Xaltan Tor (first appearance)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy-- Depending on You! (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

This PSA ran in several DC Comics covered dated September 1959.

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Hi-Power Binoculars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Amazing Ark of Space! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
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 / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Sling-a-Shot / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Giuseppe Piazzi] (Table of Contents: 10)

Giants of the Telescope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie.

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

Wonders of Space / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
math & science

Indexer Notes

Letters to the Science Editor, with masthead illustration.

Riddle of the Counterfeit Earthmen! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Hal Burton; Gil Hardy; Ku-Li-Ix; Zo-Ik-Ux; Ij-Ko-Un; Zu-Ok-Qu
Synopsis:
Two astronauts reach Titan for the first time only the aliens that live there do not believe they are actually from Earth.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Saturn; Titan

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: 13) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 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) /

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

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

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

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

Flying Jet / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Invaders from the Underground World!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  3. 2. Invaders of the Underground World!
    Adam Strange
  4. 3. Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy-- Depending on You!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Hi-Power Binoculars
  7. 6. Amazing Ark of Space!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Sling-a-Shot
  11. 10. [Giuseppe Piazzi]
    Giants of the Telescope
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space
  13. 12. Riddle of the Counterfeit Earthmen!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Flying Jet
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