(November 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

Perilous Pet of Space! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Perilous Pet of Space! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An elien pet who is supposed to detect danger inexplicably becomes a menace after landing on Earth.
Reprints:

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Health Myths Debunked! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
How to treat frostbite, a black eye, and does cutting your hair make it grow faster?

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Later appears in DC comics cover-dated February 1963 and May 1966.

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

Tiki Gods / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Kings' Knights / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Secret Invasion of Earth! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
The idea for an invention that can see into the past is planted in the mind of scientist Edmund James by an alien who plans to use the completed invention to conquer the Earth.
Reprints:

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

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

["Carbon combines with more elements..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

Amazing Ratios! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

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

Spotlight on Strange Adventures / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Richard West; Bill Herbert; Mickey Reynolds; Richard Weingroff

The Case of the Robot Counter-Spy! (Table of Contents: 11)

Star Hawkins / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters:
Star Hawkins; Ilda; Mr. Viozi; Crystal Mera [Agent X5TWE3]
Synopsis:
Ilda extricates herself from the pawn shop where Hawkins has left her so that she can help him bust a gang of spies, which includes Star's new girlfriend Crystal Mera.

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

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

Batman's New Secret Identity! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Joker-Luthor Incorporated! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Superman and Batman with Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Tomorrow's Stars Appear Today! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Perilous Pet of Space!
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Perilous Pet of Space!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Health Myths Debunked!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tiki Gods
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Kings' Knights
  8. 7. The Secret Invasion of Earth!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  10. 9. ["Carbon combines with more elements..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Strange Adventures
  12. 11. The Case of the Robot Counter-Spy!
    Star Hawkins
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  14. 13. Batman's New Secret Identity!
    Batman
  15. 14. Joker-Luthor Incorporated!
    Superman and Batman with Robin
  16. 15. Tomorrow's Stars Appear Today!
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jerry Hillegas
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