(June 1962)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly, with the exception of January, April, July and October
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

Challenge of the Rival Starman! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Xanthos
Reprints:
Keywords:
jetpacks

Tomorrow's Stars Appear Today! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Challenge of the Rival Starman! (Table of Contents: 2)

Adam Strange / comic story / 13.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna; Xanthos (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis:
An alien wants to battle Adam, so he can learn his strategy and use that to battle a fellow champion on his home planet.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In 2 chapters, 6 pp. and 7.67 pp. each (no new title for Chapter 2).

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

The Atom / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Your Pass to New Worlds! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of the previous story sequence.

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

The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman / 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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Paul Gambaccini, Earl Dill, Jr., Paul Seydor, Bill Sarill, David Bruns, Jerry Smith.

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

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

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Trojan Whale of Space! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

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

Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Salada Tea Bags / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Challenge of the Rival Starman!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. Tomorrow's Stars Appear Today!
  3. 2. Challenge of the Rival Starman!
    Adam Strange
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Atom
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  6. 5. Your Pass to New Worlds!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space via Rocket Mail
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  11. 10. The Trojan Whale of Space!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Salada Tea Bags
  14. 13. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
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  • Matthew Head
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