(December 1962)

DC, 1951 Series
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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:
1962-10-25
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 ad in House of Mystery #130.


The Deadly Shadows of Adam Strange! (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:
shadows

["Hi, everybody!"] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Deadly Shadows of Adam Strange! (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; Sardath; Nurse Calkins (first appearance); Mortan (villain)
Synopsis:
Mortan uses a shadow weapon to try and kill Adam Strange.
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)

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

American Specialty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Wonders of Space via Rocket Mail / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Phoenix and Monoceros] (Table of Contents: 7)

Star Names! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Who Saved the Earth? (Table of Contents: 9)

Star Rovers / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Star Rovers [Rick Purvis; Karel Sorensen; Homer Glint]
Synopsis:
Each of the Star Rovers receives a message that they have won a medal for saving the Earth but each has no idea how they performed such a task.
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: 10) (Expand) /

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

Superman Talks About... "Pennies for UNICEF!" (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

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

The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Convoy Terror / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Task Force / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Schwinn Hollywood / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Deadly Shadows of Adam Strange!
    Adam Strange
  2. 1. ["Hi, everybody!"]
  3. 2. The Deadly Shadows of Adam Strange!
    Adam Strange
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Co.
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Space via Rocket Mail
  8. 7. [Phoenix and Monoceros]
    Star Names!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  10. 9. Who Saved the Earth?
    Star Rovers
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  12. 11. Superman Talks About... "Pennies for UNICEF!"
    Superman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Convoy Terror
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn Hollywood
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