(October 1962)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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 U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Man Who Lived Forever! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Front cover is identical to page seven, panel five.

Nature's Prize Pupil! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Man Who Lived Forever! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Evans Talbot; Kaarsins (alien race)
Synopsis:
Evans Talbot makes himself immortal but then realizes that doing so will doom the rest of the human race.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover story. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. In addition to his signature on the last page, Murphy Anderson put birds flying in an "M" and "A" formation on page eight, panel six.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Meet Chronos The Man Who Mastered Time! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

5 Star Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Secret of the Marble Starmen! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Robert Starr (ex-detective sculptor); Prill (alien); Ralan (alien)

Indexer Notes

Sid Greene's usual depiction of Julius Schwartz as a character occurs in page three, panel one (silver bust).

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

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

[Auriga, Lepus] (Table of Contents: 8)

Star Names / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Two panels with text, explaining origins of constellation names.

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

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

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

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

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

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

["Dear Editor: The theme of the Atomic Knights..."] (Table of Contents: 12)

Spotlight on Strange Adventures / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Harold Smith; John Page; and Buddy Saunders.

The Mass-Energy Robbers of Space! (Table of Contents: 13)

Space Museum / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Howard Parker; Tommy Parker; Val Nord; Sven Allis

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

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

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

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

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Lived Forever!
  2. 1. Nature's Prize Pupil!
  3. 2. The Man Who Lived Forever!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Meet Chronos The Man Who Mastered Time!
    The Atom
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    5 Star Toys
  7. 6. Secret of the Marble Starmen!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  9. 8. [Auriga, Lepus]
    Star Names
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Grit Publishing Co.
  13. 12. ["Dear Editor: The theme of the Atomic Knights..."]
    Spotlight on Strange Adventures
  14. 13. The Mass-Energy Robbers of Space!
    Space Museum
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Chet Atkins Method
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
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