(May 1960)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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

The Invasion of the Water-Warriors! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Possible Anderson inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Gil Kane.

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Invasion of the Water Warriors! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A giant creature from the planet Korama, seemingly made of water, lands on Earth and plans to conquer the planet.
Reprints:

What's Wrong with These Pictures? (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:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Five ways not to behave are depicted.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly. Later appears in DC comics cover-dated May 1965.

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The World Inside the Earth! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Two scientists discover that the Earth was formed around a huge spaceship which became incapacitated millions of years ago, and its occupants are finally ready to resume their voyage through space.
Reprints:

["A supernova -- a star that suddenly flares up..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Amazing Ratios / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

["On a number of occasions I've noticed that..."] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
Julius Schwartz [as Science Editor]
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

scientific inquiries from readers S.C., M.A., E.L., R. L.

The Case of the Robot-Spy! (Table of Contents: 9)

Star Hawkins / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters:
Star Hawkins; Ilda
Synopsis:
Ilda goes undercover to find a band of jewel thieves without telling Hawkins, but her disguise is penetrated and she needs his help after all.
Reprints:

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

The Science Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Invasion of the Water-Warriors!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. Invasion of the Water Warriors!
  4. 3. What's Wrong with These Pictures?
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  6. 5. The World Inside the Earth!
  7. 6. ["A supernova -- a star that suddenly flares up..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. ["On a number of occasions I've noticed that..."]
    Spotlight on Science
  10. 9. The Case of the Robot-Spy!
    Star Hawkins
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    The Science Program
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes