(February 1962)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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

Parade of the Space-Toys! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Front cover reproduced as page 8, panel 1.

["Dear boys and girls: First, we would like to thank you..."] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Parade of the Space-Toys! (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:
Dave Gibson (scientist); Zard Yat (alien)

For the Very Best in Comics Reading (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The Flash; Mystery in Space / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["There is no 'family relationship' among..."] (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

Indexer Notes

Three panels with text explaining scientific facts.

Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Let Science Serve You! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy

Indexer Notes

Eight panels with text. Published as a public service in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Meteor-Rider of the Universe! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Professor Bill Horne (astronomer); Ptandol (alien)

For the Very Best in Comics Reading! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Justice League of America; Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Of the 300,000 types of Earth-plants..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

Four panels with text explaining scientific facts.

["Dear Science Editor: Has the U.S. Space Agency..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Science questions and answers, with one related illustration, from readers S.E., I.D., N.E., T.H., A.W.

The Case of the Robot Brother! (Table of Contents: 11)

Star Hawkins / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters:
Star Hawkins; Ilda (robot secretary)

["Statement Required by the Act of August 24, 1912..."] (Table of Contents: 12)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
J. S. Liebowitz (Business Manager)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

For October 1, 1961. Statement of ownership lists Average Number of Copies During Preceding 12 Months: 210,000. Dated September 27th, 1961.

Another Giant Batman Collection! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Parade of the Space-Toys!
  2. 1. ["Dear boys and girls: First, we would like to thank you..."]
  3. 2. Parade of the Space-Toys!
  4. 3. For the Very Best in Comics Reading
    The Flash; Mystery in Space
  5. 4. ["There is no 'family relationship' among..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That --
  6. 5. Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual!
    Superman
  7. 6. Let Science Serve You!
  8. 7. Meteor-Rider of the Universe!
  9. 8. For the Very Best in Comics Reading!
    Justice League of America; Green Lantern
  10. 9. ["Of the 300,000 types of Earth-plants..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  11. 10. ["Dear Science Editor: Has the U.S. Space Agency..."]
    Spotlight on Science
  12. 11. The Case of the Robot Brother!
    Star Hawkins
  13. 12. ["Statement Required by the Act of August 24, 1912..."]
  14. 13. Another Giant Batman Collection!
    Batman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  17. 16. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
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