(August 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

Raiders from the Giant World! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

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

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

Raiders of the Giant World! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued in "Plight of the Human Cocoons" in Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #157 (October 1963). Info by Bob Bailey.

["The greatest difference in size between a newly born mammal..."] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; nature

Indexer Notes

Four panels with text explaining science facts.

["A porcupine can shoot out its quills at an attacker..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; nature

Indexer Notes

Four panels with text explaining science facts.

Superman Says... "Lend a Friendly Hand!" (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

Indexer Notes

Superman enlightens some kids about tolerance.

Secret of the Cosmic Bullet! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Sid Greene's usual depiction of Julius Schwartz as a character occurs in page 2 panel 1 (Nobel Award presenter).

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

My Greatest Adventure; Mystery in Space; House of Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Presenting the Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Dear Science Editor: My parents are taking me..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Science questions and answers, with one related illustration, from readers J.G., B.H..

The Case of the Counterfeit Credits! (Table of Contents: 10)

Star Hawkins / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Star Hawkins; Ilda (robot secretary)
Reprints:

For the Very Best in Comics Reading! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

The Flash; Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 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) /

Frontier Cabin / 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) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

American Youth Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Raiders from the Giant World!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. Raiders of the Giant World!
  4. 3. ["The greatest difference in size between a newly born mammal..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  5. 4. ["A porcupine can shoot out its quills at an attacker..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  6. 5. Superman Says... "Lend a Friendly Hand!"
    Superman
  7. 6. Secret of the Cosmic Bullet!
  8. 7. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    My Greatest Adventure; Mystery in Space; House of Mystery
  9. 8. Presenting the Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told!
    Superman
  10. 9. ["Dear Science Editor: My parents are taking me..."]
    Spotlight on Science
  11. 10. The Case of the Counterfeit Credits!
    Star Hawkins
  12. 11. For the Very Best in Comics Reading!
    The Flash; Green Lantern
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Youth Sales Club
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