(April 1961)

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

Menace from the Earth-Globe! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Pencil and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

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

Menace from the Earth-Globe! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain Farrel; Kovan Ro; Caraleen
Synopsis:
An alien from Zanador warns that their ancient enemies will soon come to Earth to test a new weapon. Then a second alien lands and warns that She is from Zanador and their ancient enemies are coming to Earth to test a new weapon.

Indexer Notes

Pencil and inks credits, and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

["Who is Hawkman--"] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["The 'head' of a comet always appears the same..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

[Music... Noise...] (Table of Contents: 5)

What's the Difference Between... / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Battle of the Bouncing Bombs! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ken Palmer; Laura Palmer
Synopsis:
Honeymooners are brought by aliens to a far future Earth hidden behind an impenetrable barrier that only people from the past can get through. Of course the aliens intend to betray them and attack Earth once the barrier is removed.

Indexer Notes

Pencil and inks credits, and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

["For every mile walked, a human being puts 250 tons of stress upon his feet..."] (Table of Contents: 8)

Amazing Ratios / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

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

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Letter from C. K.

Son of Two Worlds! (Table of Contents: 10)

Space Museum / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bran Gannon; Howard Parker; Tommy Parker; Mool Dwar
Synopsis:
Orphan Bran Gannon glows with a different color for each emotion but nobody seems able to see this. He can also see the same glow around other people. Then on the planet Yssa, he finds other people who have this strange power.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and inks credits, and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

A Salute to Our American Indians! (Table of Contents: 11)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Menace from the Earth-Globe!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Menace from the Earth-Globe!
  4. 3. ["Who is Hawkman--"]
    The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman
  5. 4. ["The 'head' of a comet always appears the same..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  6. 5. [Music... Noise...]
    What's the Difference Between...
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  8. 7. Battle of the Bouncing Bombs!
  9. 8. ["For every mile walked, a human being puts 250 tons of stress upon his feet..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Science
  11. 10. Son of Two Worlds!
    Space Museum
  12. 11. A Salute to Our American Indians!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • 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