(January 1964)

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

Captives of the Eclipse! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Mike Marvel System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Here Come the Wild Ones! [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Atomic Knights / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Atomic Knights [Gardner Grayle; Bryndon Smith; Douglas Herald; Wayne Hobard; Hollis Hobard; Marene Herald]
Synopsis:
The Knights encounter a roving band of boys who want to become outlaws when they grow up. Marene disguises herself as a boy and infiltrates the group.
Reprints:

The Untold Stories of Superman! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Here Come the Wild Ones! Part 2 (Table of Contents: 4)

The Atomic Knights / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Atomic Knights [Gardner Grayle; Marene Herald; Douglas Herald; Hollis Hobard; Wayne Hobard; Bryndon Smith]; Organizer Kadey; Blur Belts
Synopsis:
Kadey and his Blue Belts stumble upon a pre-war invention that turns people into automatons. They use it to enslave the rebel boys until the Knights defeat them.
Reprints:

Batman and Robin's Most Thrilling Mystery Cases! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Aurora Model Motoring / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

You Get What You Vote For! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Joe; Buzzy Brown; Mr. Brown
Synopsis:
Joe discovers you can't get what you want if you don't vote.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated November 1952.

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Fred Bronner Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Spotlight On... Strange Adventures / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Cecil Nichols; D. Bruce Berry; Guy H. Lillian III; George Inzer

Captives of the Eclipse! (Table of Contents: 11)

Darwin Jones / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Darwin Jones; Tommy Dane
Synopsis:
An invention gone wrong infuses everyone on Earth with a strange glow which will kill them in 24 hours and Darwin Smith must figure out how to reverse the effects.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

The Flash; Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

For Holiday Giving & Holiday Getting! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Bodybuilding Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Gilbert Auto-rama / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captives of the Eclipse!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  3. 2. Here Come the Wild Ones! [Part 1]
    The Atomic Knights
  4. 3. The Untold Stories of Superman!
    Superman
  5. 4. Here Come the Wild Ones! Part 2
    The Atomic Knights
  6. 5. Batman and Robin's Most Thrilling Mystery Cases!
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Aurora Model Motoring
  8. 7. You Get What You Vote For!
    Buzzy
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co.
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Fred Bronner Corporation
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight On... Strange Adventures
  12. 11. Captives of the Eclipse!
    Darwin Jones
  13. 12. ["For the very best..."]
    The Flash; Justice League of America
  14. 13. For Holiday Giving & Holiday Getting!
  15. 14. 126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Bodybuilding Club
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Gilbert Auto-rama
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