(November-December 1973)

DC, 1969 Series
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Volume
5
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1973-08-16
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Julius Schwartz
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #99.


The Man Who Sold the Earth! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1594
Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

Secret of the Tick-Tock World! (Table of Contents: 1)

Space Museum / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino [as C Infa]
Inks
Carmine Infantino [as C Infa]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1616
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Harvey Drake; Tommy Parker; Howard Parker
Synopsis
The story of how an old wrist watch saved the planet Shalador.
Reprints
Keywords
Space Museum

Indexer Notes

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

The Man Who Sold the Earth! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Sy Barry
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1614
Genre
science fiction
Characters
"Silky" Sloane
Synopsis
The con-man "Silky" Sloane tries to sell the Earth to a group of aliens.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Elevator to the Future! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1615
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tom Jackson
Synopsis
One day Tom Jackson departs the elevator in his office building and discovers he is now in the future where he helps free humanity from alien control.
Reprints
Keywords
time travel

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: 5)

Messages from Beyond / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz [as JS]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
S-1602

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Tom Austin, James T. McCoy Jr., John D. Meyer and Bob Rozakis, with replies from Schwartz.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Sold the Earth!
  2. 1. Secret of the Tick-Tock World!
    Space Museum
  3. 2. The Man Who Sold the Earth!
  4. 3. Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World
  5. 4. Elevator to the Future!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Messages from Beyond
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
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