(January 1951)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julie Schwartz (actual)
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

The Invaders from the Nth Dimension! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit per Nick Caputo.

["What a gift!"] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Invaders from the Nth Dimension! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Mann Rubin [as Robert Starr]
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Walter Bolton
Synopsis:
Extra-dimensional creatures accidentally capture a human fisherman.

Indexer Notes

Art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

["There's a genuine Schwinn bike in every price class to suit you!"] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Star Robber! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Fischetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jan Baltin; Martha Baltin; Bill Baltin; Lon Kelsey; Gus Norman
Synopsis:
A young man grows up, captures the interplanetary thief, the Star Robber, and becomes a member of the Space Patrol.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit from Bob Hughes. Writer and art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

["Thrilling for features and fun!"] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Columbia / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["It's a hold-up!"] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

I Am a Robot! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Alpha; Professor Stebbins; Mr. "Boss"
Synopsis:
A naive, newly-built robot becomes involved with a group of bank robbers.

Indexer Notes

Writer and art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

["This Christmas ask Dad for a Roadmaster"] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How to Bring Christmas Cheer (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; superhero
Characters:
Superboy
Synopsis:
Superboy explains to a group of youngsters the advantages of cash over gifts for the needy.

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

Science Question Box / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
A short science trivia quiz.

["I'll bring back some of the rarest wild flower specimens to the museum!"] (Table of Contents: 12)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Synopsis:
Professor Eureka collects some poison ivy.

Indexer Notes

This story is on the upper two-thirds of the page between the text article and the Nestlé's Crunch advertisement.

Lucky Block (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Panic stalks the forest at the dread cry of 'Warpath!'"] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

The Crime Chase Through Time (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton (credited)
Pencils:
Ed Smalle, Jr.
Inks:
Ed Smalle, Jr.
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dan Rafferty; Professor Fairchild; Weepy Wilson
Synopsis:
Detective Rafferty pursues crook Wilson into the future via Professor Fairchild's time travel ray.

Indexer Notes

Writer and art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

["New -- and Great!"] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

["Given - Given"] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Be a Success As a Radio-Television Technician (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

This Christmas Be a Cowboy (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Invaders from the Nth Dimension!
  2. 1. ["What a gift!"]
    Kodak
  3. 2. The Invaders from the Nth Dimension!
  4. 3. ["There's a genuine Schwinn bike in every price class to suit you!"]
    Schwinn
  5. 4. The Star Robber!
  6. 5. ["Thrilling for features and fun!"]
    Columbia
  7. 6. ["It's a hold-up!"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  8. 7. Editorial Advisory Board
  9. 8. I Am a Robot!
  10. 9. ["This Christmas ask Dad for a Roadmaster"]
    Roadmaster
  11. 10. How to Bring Christmas Cheer
    Superboy
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Science Question Box
  13. 12. ["I'll bring back some of the rarest wild flower specimens to the museum!"]
    Professor Eureka
  14. 13. Lucky Block
    Nestlé's Crunch
  15. 14. ["Panic stalks the forest at the dread cry of 'Warpath!'"]
    Tomahawk
  16. 15. The Crime Chase Through Time
  17. 16. ["New -- and Great!"]
    Big Town
  18. 17. ["Given - Given"]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  19. 18. Be a Success As a Radio-Television Technician
    National Radio Institute
  20. 19. This Christmas Be a Cowboy
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mazzella
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes