(August 1952)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
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 Last Woman on Earth! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
cages; extraterrestrials

Superman Says: "It's Smart to Check-- And Doublecheck!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Superman lectures two drivers and a bicyclist about road safety.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Meet Your Masters-- The Ants! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Mann Rubin [as Manny Rubin] (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tolax; Roccz; Frank Kuhl; Bill Vance
Synopsis:
In the past giant ants are destroyed by humans but they send their eggs into space to return 10,000 years later.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ants

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: 3) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Top Speed Stops Spy (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

["Today we're going to have a contest!"] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

The Last Woman on Earth! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mann Rubin [as Robert Starr] (credited)
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Message to Parents (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Keywords:
polio

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["There are canals on Mars..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

Science Says Your [sic] Wrong if You Believe That... / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

The Ghost Planet! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils:
John Giunta
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

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: 12) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

The Brain-Pirates of Planet X! (Table of Contents: 14)

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:
science fiction; superhero

Two More Thrilling Magazines for Mystery Fans! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Sensation Mystery; House of Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Secret of Treasure Cave (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Last Woman on Earth!
  2. 1. Superman Says: "It's Smart to Check-- And Doublecheck!"
    Superman
  3. 2. Meet Your Masters-- The Ants!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. Top Speed Stops Spy
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  6. 5. ["Today we're going to have a contest!"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  7. 6. Editorial Advisory Board
  8. 7. The Last Woman on Earth!
  9. 8. Message to Parents
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  11. 10. ["There are canals on Mars..."]
    Science Says Your [sic] Wrong if You Believe That...
  12. 11. The Ghost Planet!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    General Science Quiz
  15. 14. The Brain-Pirates of Planet X!
    Captain Comet
  16. 15. Two More Thrilling Magazines for Mystery Fans!
    Sensation Mystery; House of Mystery
  17. 16. The Secret of Treasure Cave
    Wilson Chem. Co.
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