(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
1959-07-16
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


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)

Editing
Related Scans
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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