(April 1961)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1961-02-14
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (Associate Editor); George Kashdan (Associate Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver 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.


The Beasts from the Space Seeds! (Table of Contents)

The Space Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Cryll

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

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

School for Space Sleuths (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Howard Purcell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

Doctor Rocket / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We'll stay up on this planet for a week!
Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
Doctor Rocket
Synopsis
The Doctor's assistant brings his own air on their space journey.

A Salute to Our American Indians! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Children learn about the inventions and accomplishments of Native Americans.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Sea Beasts from One Billion B.C.! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Showcase; Aquaman and Aqualad / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Last Survivors of Sarnos (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Giunta
Inks
John Giunta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

Challengers of the Unknown; Blackhawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Amazing Alien Aquarium (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've been sending messages for weeks...
Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
Professor Eureka
Synopsis
The Professor thinks a real Martian has come in response to his interplanetary communications.
Reprints

The Beasts from the Space Seeds (Table of Contents: 11)

The Space Ranger / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Cryll; Arr of Bo; Komoro of Ro
Synopsis
Space Ranger tries to make peace between two tribes on Mercury.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Beasts from the Space Seeds!
    The Space Ranger
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. School for Space Sleuths
  4. 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    House of Secrets; House of Mystery; My Greatest Adventure
  5. 4. ["We'll stay up on this planet for a week!"]
    Doctor Rocket
  6. 5. A Salute to Our American Indians!
  7. 6. The Sea Beasts from One Billion B.C.!
    Showcase; Aquaman and Aqualad
  8. 7. The Last Survivors of Sarnos
  9. 8. ["For the very best..."]
    Challengers of the Unknown; Blackhawk
  10. 9. The Amazing Alien Aquarium
  11. 10. ["I've been sending messages for weeks..."]
    Professor Eureka
  12. 11. The Beasts from the Space Seeds
    The Space Ranger
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner