(November 1960)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1960-09-27
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


David and the Space-Goliath! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

David and the Space-Goliath (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
David Walsh; KL 4852 (alien android); Egvar Lang (alien scientist)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Young David Walsh regales the alien with a copy of The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis #3 (September-October 1960). Cover and interior page recreated by Murphy Anderson. Cover story.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For the very best...

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At least 90% of Earth's plant and animal life...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

Just Imagine! (Table of Contents: 5)

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for Justice League of America #1 (October-November 1960), with cover reproduced, advertised as "On Sale August 25th!"

Star-Actor of the Starways! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

House of Mystery; Tales of the Unexpected; House of Secrets / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Science Editor: Is snow really colored white?
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Science questions and answers from N.N., S.T., C.Y., M.H., with one related illustration.

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The moon has no atmosphere...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

Four panels with text.

Keep Learning -- the Key to Success! (Table of Contents: 10)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Frank is convinced not to drop out of high school.

The Case of the Red-Hot Robot! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

American Specialty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. David and the Space-Goliath!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. David and the Space-Goliath
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    The Flash; Green Lantern
  5. 4. ["At least 90% of Earth's plant and animal life..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  6. 5. Just Imagine!
    Justice League of America
  7. 6. Star-Actor of the Starways!
  8. 7. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    House of Mystery; Tales of the Unexpected; House of Secrets
  9. 8. ["Dear Science Editor: Is snow really colored white?"]
    Spotlight On Science
  10. 9. ["The moon has no atmosphere..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That --
  11. 10. Keep Learning -- the Key to Success!
  12. 11. The Case of the Red-Hot Robot!
    Star Hawkins
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Co.
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