(February 1960)

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
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

Mystery of the Giant Footprints! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna
Reprints:
Keywords:
footprints

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Mystery of the Giant Footprints (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna; The Rhollians (first appearance, villains)
Synopsis:
While exploring Rann's fabled "sinking island," Adam and Alanna discover a race of giants seeking to sink the island permanently.
Reprints:

Pierre Janssen 1824-1907 (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence originally from Arthur Lortie.

Introducing... The Justice League of America (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Superboy Says: "It's Fun to Help Others!" (Table of Contents: 6)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

The Living Statues of Venus (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Jerry Trent is sent on a mission to Venus to try to find his brother, lost on a previous mission. There, Jerry finds his brother transformed into a living metallic statue...and invaders!

Visible Galaxies! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

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

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

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

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Secret of the Strange Satellite! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Warren Keith runs a tourist attraction full of outer space phenomena on the moon of Io. Mercurian visitors develop a plan to conquer the universe using one of the exhibits.

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 12)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

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

Aircraft Carrier / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / 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) /

Jowett Institute of Body Building / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mystery of the Giant Footprints!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Hi-Power Binoculars
  4. 3. Mystery of the Giant Footprints
    Adam Strange
  5. 4. Pierre Janssen 1824-1907
    Giants of the Telescope
  6. 5. Introducing... The Justice League of America
    The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America
  7. 6. Superboy Says: "It's Fun to Help Others!"
    Superboy
  8. 7. The Living Statues of Venus
  9. 8. Visible Galaxies!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Continental Schools, Inc.
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space
  12. 11. Secret of the Strange Satellite!
  13. 12. Statement of Ownership
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Aircraft Carrier
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Body Building
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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