(March 1962)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and October
On-sale date:
1962-01-18
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 US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy covers; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Sea Devils #4.


The Spaceman Who Fought Himself! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna; Hortan Var
Reprints:
Keywords:
imposters

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Spaceman Who Fought Himself! (Table of Contents: 2)

Adam Strange / comic story / 13.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna; Hortan Var (first appearance, villain); Kai warriors (first appearance, villains)
Synopsis:
An Adam Strange look-alike, Hortan Var, tricks Adam into going to another dimension, and then tries conquer Rann.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts of 7.67 and 5.67 pages.

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

Green Lantern; The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

From Many Lands... (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Lou Cameron
Inks:
Lou Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 9 of the previous story sequence.

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

Showcase; Metal Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Wonders of Space via Rocket Mail / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

[Alexis Clairaut] (Table of Contents: 8)

Giants of the Telescope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie.

Where Is the Paradise of Space? (Table of Contents: 9)

Star Rovers / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

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

Aquaman / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Chet Atkins Method / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Discovered in 1920, Hidalgo has the largest known orbit..."] (Table of Contents: 12)

Amazing Asteroids / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 0.5 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) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Spaceman Who Fought Himself!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. The Spaceman Who Fought Himself!
    Adam Strange
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    Justice League of America; Strange Adventures
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern; The Flash
  6. 5. From Many Lands...
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; Metal Men
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space via Rocket Mail
  9. 8. [Alexis Clairaut]
    Giants of the Telescope
  10. 9. Where Is the Paradise of Space?
    Star Rovers
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Aquaman
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Chet Atkins Method
  13. 12. ["Discovered in 1920, Hidalgo has the largest known orbit..."]
    Amazing Asteroids
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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