(May 1960)

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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
1960-03-03
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.


Duel of the Two Adam Stranges! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Adam Strange
Reprints
Keywords
duplicates; giants; jetpacks

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Inks originally credited to Joe Giella.

What's Wrong with These Pictures? (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover. This PSA ran in several DC Comics cover dated May 1960 and again in May 1965.

The Duel of the Two Adam Stranges! (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; Avanar Bar (first appearance, villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Our Amazing Universe! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ancient star-gazers fancied that a constellation...
Genre
math & science
Reprints

The Readers' Choice! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Planets of Wonder! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Rings of Saturn are inclined 27 degrees...
Genre
math & science

"Terra" of the Spaceways! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jorg Randall; Morna Dru; Pete (Uranian Mon-Cat); Grusom; Smiley
Synopsis
Jorg Randall is a repairman of the Terra, a common space vehicle. When the daughter of the maker of the vehicles crashes on a planet, Jorg is there to rescue her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Jacobus C. Kapteyn (Table of Contents: 7)

Giants of the Telescope / illustration / 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: 8)

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.

Glory Ride to Pluto! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Biography of the Earth (Table of Contents: 10)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mort Drucker
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
math & science
Reprints

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Duel of the Two Adam Stranges!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. What's Wrong with These Pictures?
  3. 2. The Duel of the Two Adam Stranges!
    Adam Strange
  4. 3. ["Ancient star-gazers fancied that a constellation..."]
    Our Amazing Universe!
  5. 4. The Readers' Choice!
    The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master
  6. 5. ["The Rings of Saturn are inclined 27 degrees..."]
    Planets of Wonder!
  7. 6. "Terra" of the Spaceways!
  8. 7. Jacobus C. Kapteyn
    Giants of the Telescope
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space
  10. 9. Glory Ride to Pluto!
  11. 10. Biography of the Earth
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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