(June-July 1962)

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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1962-04-12
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (Associate Editor); George Kashdan (Associate Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in My Greatest Adventure #68 and copyright registration.


The Betrayal of Space Ranger! (Table of Contents)

The Space Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Cryll

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

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

Manhunt in Galaxy G-2! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

House of Mystery; My Greatest Adventure; House of Secrets / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Grit Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Your Pass to New Worlds! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Frank takes his friends to the public library where they are impressed with the different kinds of books that can teach them new things.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Big-Big-Big News About a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

Curious Comets / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
During the sunward approach of a comet...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis
Unusual facts about comets.
Reprints

The Super Salesman of Space (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ely
Inks
Bill Ely
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Hawk-a-a-a! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

On the Planet Og / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get ready, we're coming in on Planet Og!
Genre
humor; science fiction
Synopsis
Astronauts from Earth land on Og and find something familiar.

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

Our Strange Universe! / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Although Pluto is the ninth most distant planet...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis
astronomical facts
Reprints

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

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

Life and Death of a Meteor (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis
The story of the super-Schmidt meteor camera in New Mexico.

The Betrayal of Space Ranger (Table of Contents: 15)

The Space Ranger / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll; Lijaro
Synopsis
Space Ranger and his crew pursue the Saturnian counterfeiter Lijaro to the planet Slora, where they are accused of stealing the sacred Sphere of Uruda.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

Batman; World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Betrayal of Space Ranger!
    The Space Ranger
  2. 1. Tomorrow's Stars Appear Today!
  3. 2. Manhunt in Galaxy G-2!
  4. 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    House of Mystery; My Greatest Adventure; House of Secrets
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Grit Publishing Co.
  7. 6. Your Pass to New Worlds!
  8. 7. Big-Big-Big News About a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero
    The Atom
  9. 8. ["During the sunward approach of a comet..."]
    Curious Comets
  10. 9. The Super Salesman of Space
  11. 10. Hawk-a-a-a!
    Blackhawk
  12. 11. ["Get ready, we're coming in on Planet Og!"]
    On the Planet Og
  13. 12. ["Although Pluto is the ninth most distant planet..."]
    Our Strange Universe!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  15. 14. Life and Death of a Meteor
  16. 15. The Betrayal of Space Ranger
    The Space Ranger
  17. 16. ["This famous symbol..."]
    Batman; World's Finest Comics
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Salada Tea Bags
  19. 18. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner