(June 1962)

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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly, with the exception of January, April, July and October
On-sale date
1962-04-19
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 copyright registration.


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, and 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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Series Information
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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