(October-November 1952)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-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 US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy covers; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["I'm innocent, I tell you! How could I kill a man on Mars..."] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
juries; rockets; trials

Binky Asks "What Do You Know About Other People?" (Table of Contents: 1)

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 Biggs; Allergy Biggs; Lucy Biggs; Mr. Biggs; Mrs. Biggs
Synopsis:
The French exchange student that has been living with Binky's family teaches them a lesson about how people from other cultures see each other.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Last Time I Saw Earth! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

["Put this box of Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum in the vault..."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

The Dream Adventurer! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Out of This World; Necco / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Simon Newcomb (Table of Contents: 7)

Giants of the Telescope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original information for this sequence from Arthur Lortie.

The Cosmic Gamble! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

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

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

Mercury? (Table of Contents: 10)

What Do You Know About / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Two More Thrilling Magazines for Mystery Fans! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Interplanetary Enemy Number One! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Cover story.

["What would happen if the Moon ever approached closer to Earth?"] (Table of Contents: 13)

Mysteries in Space / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I'm innocent, I tell you! How could I kill a man on Mars..."]
  2. 1. Binky Asks "What Do You Know About Other People?"
    Binky
  3. 2. The Last Time I Saw Earth!
  4. 3. ["Put this box of Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum in the vault..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  5. 4. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. 5. The Dream Adventurer!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Out of This World; Necco
  8. 7. Simon Newcomb
    Giants of the Telescope
  9. 8. The Cosmic Gamble!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  11. 10. Mercury?
    What Do You Know About
  12. 11. Two More Thrilling Magazines for Mystery Fans!
    House of Mystery; The Phantom Stranger
  13. 12. Interplanetary Enemy Number One!
  14. 13. ["What would happen if the Moon ever approached closer to Earth?"]
    Mysteries in Space
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
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