(June 1964)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
On-sale date:
1964-04-30
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
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 Strange Adventures #165.


The Alien Archer! (Table of Contents)

Space Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Ranger; Myra; Kanda-Ree
Keywords:
aging; arrows; bows; portraits; spacehelmets

Are You a Good Neighbor? (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Alien Invasion from Earth (Table of Contents: 2)

Adam Strange / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna; Sardath
Synopsis:
Adam fights aliens both on Earth and on Rann, as they scour the galaxy looking for rare minerals.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

New creative team headed by new editor Jack Schiff. Schwartz had left to edit the Batman books. Writer id confirmed by Bob Hughes.

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Strange Adventures; Tales of the Unexpected / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Emerging from His Cloak of Shadows (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Showcase; I--Spy! / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["A bicycle! Are you taking that along with us on our trip to Saturn?"] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Planet Pals / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor; science fiction

["Be first in your neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

["When the first astronaut lands on the moon..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Spotlight on Science / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The Alien Archer (Table of Contents: 8)

The Space Ranger / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Phil Kelsey
Inks:
Phil Kelsey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Ranger; Cryll; Myra Mason; Konda-Ree

Indexer Notes

Feature continues from run in Tales of the Unexpected.

["We've been here all day, Robbie..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

Robbie the Robot / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irwin Hasen

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars; House of Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Astroforce / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Alien Archer!
    Space Ranger
  2. 1. Are You a Good Neighbor?
  3. 2. The Alien Invasion from Earth
    Adam Strange
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    Strange Adventures; Tales of the Unexpected
  5. 4. Emerging from His Cloak of Shadows
    Showcase; I--Spy!
  6. 5. ["A bicycle! Are you taking that along with us on our trip to Saturn?"]
    The Planet Pals
  7. 6. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  8. 7. ["When the first astronaut lands on the moon..."]
    Spotlight on Science
  9. 8. The Alien Archer
    The Space Ranger
  10. 9. ["We've been here all day, Robbie..."]
    Robbie the Robot
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars; House of Mystery
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Astroforce
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
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