(October 1951)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1951-08-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius 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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Comet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Lost -- A Free Education! (Table of Contents: 1)

Leave It to Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Binky; Tim
Synopsis
Tim wants to quit school.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

When the Earth Was Kidnaped! (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Comet / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome [as Edgar Ray Merritt] (credited)
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

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

Temperature (Table of Contents: 3)

Curiosity Corner / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel (signed)
Pencils
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Artist of Other Worlds! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton (credited)
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

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

Kellogg's Raisin Bran / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (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)

The Man Who Televised Time! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Expanding Universe / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One of mankind's earliest conceptions of the size of the universe...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Hidden People! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 7.75 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton [as Hugh Davidson] (credited)
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

[Johannes Kepler] (Table of Contents: 16)

Giants of the Telescope / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie. Art credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Jim and Betty Solve the "Mystery" of Pete's Fortune! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Timber! (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Comet
  2. 1. Lost -- A Free Education!
    Leave It to Binky
  3. 2. When the Earth Was Kidnaped!
    Captain Comet
  4. 3. Temperature
    Curiosity Corner
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  7. 6. Artist of Other Worlds!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Raisin Bran
  9. 8. ["What's the line-up for?"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. The Man Who Televised Time!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. ["One of mankind's earliest conceptions of the size of the universe..."]
    The Expanding Universe
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    General Science Quiz
  15. 14. The Hidden People!
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  17. 16. [Johannes Kepler]
    Giants of the Telescope
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  19. 18. Jim and Betty Solve the "Mystery" of Pete's Fortune!
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  21. 20. Timber!
    Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure; Royal Crown Cola
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