(September 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
1962-07-19
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.


Shadow People of the Eclipse! (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
Reprints
Keywords
eclipses

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Shadow People of the Eclipse! (Table of Contents: 2)

Adam Strange / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Adam Strange; Alanna; the Vantors (first appearance); Llyrr (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis
A menacing disc transports the Rannians to another planet.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts of 7.67 and 6.67 pages.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Astronomical Distances (Table of Contents: 4)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 8 of the previous story sequence.

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Buzzy's Rules of Water Safety! (Table of Contents: 6)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
humor; advocacy; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff; Wolfie
Synopsis
Wolfie learns a lesson about playing pranks while swimming.

Indexer Notes

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

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Wonders of Space via Rocket Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Keith Wichman, Gerald M. Berkowitz, Pell Osborn, and John Santino, Jr.

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

Giant Superman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Gateways to the Stars! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Sid Greene (signed)
Inks
Sid Greene (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Brad Magee (Captain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Convoy Terror / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Shadow People of the Eclipse!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  3. 2. Shadow People of the Eclipse!
    Adam Strange
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Astronomical Distances
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  7. 6. Buzzy's Rules of Water Safety!
    Buzzy
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space via Rocket Mail
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. Gateways to the Stars!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Chet Atkins Method
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Convoy Terror
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
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