(April 1961)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1961-02-28
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.


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.

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

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

[no title indexed] (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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The 'head' of a comet always appears the same...
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.

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

Amazing Ratios / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For every mile walked, a human being puts 250 tons of stress upon his feet...
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
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)

Editing
Related Scans
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.
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