(August 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Comet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Comet [Adam Blake]

Tops in Westerns! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Day the Past Came Back! (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Comet / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome [as Edgar Ray Merritt] (credited)
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Comet [Adam Blake]

Indexer Notes

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

Cornered in the Corral! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Sun and the Moon (Table of Contents: 4)

Curiosity Corner / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel [as Naydel] (signed)
Pencils:
Martin Naydel [as Naydel] (signed)
Inks:
Martin Naydel [as Naydel] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Vitalis Hair Cream / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Reign of the Elephants (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Manley Wade Wellman (credited)
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

Captain Tootsie and His Vacation-Time Pals (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Step right up, folks..."] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Prophecy of Doom! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

The "Popsicle" Kids in New Mexico (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["I'll be gone a few minutes, Robbie..."] (Table of Contents: 12)

Robbie the Robot / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction

Neat Treat! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

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

General Science Quiz / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

The Missing Moon! (Table of Contents: 15)

Chris KL-99 / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton (credited)
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

["Professor Brainstorm, the department of psychology wants a complete report..."] (Table of Contents: 16)

Professor Brainstorm / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Telzall / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sweet Land of Liberty! (Table of Contents: 19)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Comet
  2. 1. Tops in Westerns!
  3. 2. The Day the Past Came Back!
    Captain Comet
  4. 3. Cornered in the Corral!
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  5. 4. The Sun and the Moon
    Curiosity Corner
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  7. 6. The Reign of the Elephants
  8. 7. Captain Tootsie and His Vacation-Time Pals
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  9. 8. ["Step right up, folks..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. Prophecy of Doom!
  12. 11. The "Popsicle" Kids in New Mexico
    Popsicle
  13. 12. ["I'll be gone a few minutes, Robbie..."]
    Robbie the Robot
  14. 13. Neat Treat!
    Nestlé's Crunch
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    General Science Quiz
  16. 15. The Missing Moon!
    Chris KL-99
  17. 16. ["Professor Brainstorm, the department of psychology wants a complete report..."]
    Professor Brainstorm
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Telzall
  20. 19. Sweet Land of Liberty!
    Peter Porkchops
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
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