(December 1961)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1961-10-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical 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.


Fishing Hole in the Sky! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Test Your Talent! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Fishing Hole in the Sky! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Re-Live the Adventures of Superman When He Was a Boy! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If a steel rod--instead of the bonds of gravity...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

The Jigsaw Weapon World! (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
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[Berenice and Draco] (Table of Contents: 8)

Star Names! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz (Science Editor)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I recently read an article...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Letters from K.G., L.P., S.E.

Big - Big - Big News about a Small - Small - Small Super-Hero (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Showcase; The Atom / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

War in Washington! (Table of Contents: 12)

The Atomic Knights / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Atomic Knights [Gardner Grayle; Douglas Herald; Marene Herald; Wayne Hobard; Hollis Hobard; Bryndon]; Dalas; Khagan; Khagan's army
Synopsis
Wayne and Hollis are held prisoners and Bryndon and Gayle follow one of their own prisoners, Dalas, to Washington DC to free them and disable an ultraviolet ray.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Fishing Hole in the Sky!
  2. 1. Test Your Talent!
    Art Instruction Schools
  3. 2. Fishing Hole in the Sky!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Re-Live the Adventures of Superman When He Was a Boy!
    Superboy
  6. 5. ["If a steel rod--instead of the bonds of gravity..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  7. 6. The Jigsaw Weapon World!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  9. 8. [Berenice and Draco]
    Star Names!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  11. 10. ["I recently read an article..."]
    Spotlight on Science
  12. 11. Big - Big - Big News about a Small - Small - Small Super-Hero
    Showcase; The Atom
  13. 12. War in Washington!
    The Atomic Knights
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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