(June 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
On-sale date
1960-04-19
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 Attack from the Tentacle World! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Adam Strange
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils credit from Jerry Stephan; credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Test Your Talent! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Attack of the Tentacle 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; Yggardis (first appearance, villain)
Reprints

[Warren De La Rue] (Table of Contents: 3)

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 from Arthur Lortie.

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)

Be Your Own Boss! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

Doom Bombs from Jupiter (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Amazing Ratios! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of the 25,000 binary stars...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Mystery of the Synthetic Man! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
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) /

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

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

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Attack from the Tentacle World!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. Test Your Talent!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Attack of the Tentacle World!
    Adam Strange
  4. 3. [Warren De La Rue]
    Giants of the Telescope
  5. 4. The Readers' Choice!
    The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master
  6. 5. Be Your Own Boss!
  7. 6. Doom Bombs from Jupiter
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space
  10. 9. ["Of the 25,000 binary stars..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  11. 10. Mystery of the Synthetic Man!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Denys Howard
  • Gregory Fischer
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