(June 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

Challenge of the Gorilla Genius! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Challenge of the Gorilla Genius! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

["Human males and females have a different number of bones..."] (Table of Contents: 3)

Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That-- / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; 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) (Expand) /

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

The Rise of the Atomic Knights! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Atomic Knights / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Atomic Knights (introduction, origin)
Reprints:

["During its period of growth, a ton of wheat 'drinks' 496 tons of water..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

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

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

Script:
Julie Schwartz [as Science Editor]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The usual "Spotlight on Science" masthead is missing; letters from S.M., A.W., N.T.

The Atomic Knights, Part II (Table of Contents: 9)

The Atomic Knights / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

["Black attracts bees more than any other color!"] (Table of Contents: 10)

Science-Snaps / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature has been removed from the reprint.

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

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

Be Your Own Boss! (Table of Contents: 12)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Challenge of the Gorilla Genius!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. Challenge of the Gorilla Genius!
  4. 3. ["Human males and females have a different number of bones..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That--
  5. 4. The Readers' Choice!
    The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. The Rise of the Atomic Knights!
    The Atomic Knights
  8. 7. ["During its period of growth, a ton of wheat 'drinks' 496 tons of water..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Science
  10. 9. The Atomic Knights, Part II
    The Atomic Knights
  11. 10. ["Black attracts bees more than any other color!"]
    Science-Snaps
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. Be Your Own Boss!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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