(March-April 1970)

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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date
1970-01-15
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #76 and copyright registration.


War in Washington, 1990 A.D. (Table of Contents)

The Atomic Knights / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-350
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Atomic Knights

Indexer Notes

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

Win (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Revell / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Beast with the Sizzling Blue Eyes! (Table of Contents: 2)

Adam Strange / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Carmine Infantino (credited)
Inks
Bernard Sachs (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-355
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Adam Strange; Alanna; Edna; Edna's husband; prehistoric Rannian dinosaurs; Sardath; Zhoran Tew; Mortan
Synopsis
Mortan steals an invention from Zhoran Tew and uses it to create force fields and prehistoric dinosaurs to threaten Ranagar, but Adam defeats him when he figures out the weakness of the force fields.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Mortan; also appears in Mystery In Space #80, #91.

Chaparral 2F. Plus 2 (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Aurora Model Motoring / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Our Valentine for You! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

And Here's Your Sneak Preview of Our Next Sensational Giant! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Can You Believe? (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-354

Indexer Notes

Letters from: David AJ McGlone; Jerry Wilson; Rand Lee; Gary Skinner.

The Genius Epidemic! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Irwin Hasen (credited)
Inks
Joe Giella (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-356
Genre
science fiction
Characters
the 3 Herbert brothers; U.S. Army doctors; hermit; U.S. government investigators
Synopsis
The Herbert brothers have absorbed radiation from a meteorite and become scientific geniuses, so the Army puts them to work solving problems and inventing until they vanish.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One of the Herbert brothers is named Jeb.

You've Got a Date!! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Now Build...The Jolly Rodger (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

MPC / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Would You Believe..? (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

War in Washington! (Table of Contents: 12)

The Atomic Knights / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome (credited)
Pencils
Murphy Anderson (credited)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-357
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Atomic Knights [Gardner Grayle; Douglas Herald; Marene Herald; Wayne Hobard; Hollis Hobard; Bryndon]; Dalas; Khagan; Khagan's army
Synopsis
Wayne and Hollis are held prisoners and Bryndon and Grayle follow one of their prisoners, Dalas, to Washington DC to free them and disable an ultraviolet ray.
Reprints

The Brand Rustlers (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Lee Rider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Your Key to Power for Self-Defense! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents: 15)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Bernard Kashdan (business manager)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement as of October 23, 1962. Paid circulation averages 141,179, most recent issue is 149,041.
At bottom of final page of Atomic Knights story.

Monster S-I-Z-E Monsters / Sea Horse 'Ranch' (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

132 Roman Soldiers (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Famous Name Prizes or Cash...from Olympic (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Make Money Get Prizes (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. War in Washington, 1990 A.D.
    The Atomic Knights
  2. 1. Win
    Revell
  3. 2. The Beast with the Sizzling Blue Eyes!
    Adam Strange
  4. 3. Chaparral 2F. Plus 2
    Aurora Model Motoring
  5. 4. Our Valentine for You!
  6. 5. And Here's Your Sneak Preview of Our Next Sensational Giant!
  7. 6. Can You Believe?
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Strange Adventures
  9. 8. The Genius Epidemic!
  10. 9. You've Got a Date!!
  11. 10. Now Build...The Jolly Rodger
    MPC
  12. 11. Would You Believe..?
  13. 12. War in Washington!
    The Atomic Knights
  14. 13. The Brand Rustlers
    Lee Rider
  15. 14. Your Key to Power for Self-Defense!
  16. 15. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  17. 16. Monster S-I-Z-E Monsters / Sea Horse 'Ranch'
    Honor House Products Corp.
  18. 17. 132 Roman Soldiers
  19. 18. Famous Name Prizes or Cash...from Olympic
    Olympic Sales Club
  20. 19. Make Money Get Prizes
    American Seed Co.
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