DC Special #13

DC Comics

United States

Published
July-August 1971
Page count
68
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/24335

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Strangest Sports Stories Ever Told! (Strange Sports Stories) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Strange Sports Stories
Genre
Sports; science fiction
Code
S-822

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007]

Show/hide 1. Table of Contents (Strange Sports Stories) Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Strange Sports Stories
Code
S-821

Credits

Art
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 2. Warrior of the Weightless World! (Strange Sports Stories) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Strange Sports Stories
Genre
Sports; science fiction
Code
S-807

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #49 (August-September 1963)
Warrior of the Weightless World
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #39 ([October 1963?])
Warrior of the Weightless World
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #75 (June 1972)
Warrior of the Weightless World!
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #13 (September 1981)
Warrior of the Weightless World
From GCD
from Brave and the Bold, The (DC, 1955 Series) #49 (August-September 1963)

Notes

Cover story featuring the game of Spaceball. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007]

Show/hide 3. "To name individually every one of the..." (Scienti-Fact) Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Scienti-Fact
Genre
Fact
Code
S-813

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #75 (June 1972)
Scienti-Fact
From GCD
from ?
Show/hide 4. Super-Athlete from Earth! Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sports; science fiction
Code
S-808

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bernard Sachs

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #125 (February 1961)
Super-Athlete From Earth
Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Plus Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #37 ([May 1961?])
Super-Athlete from Earth
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #76 ([August 1972?])
Super-Athlete from Earth
From GCD
from Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 Series) #125 (February 1961)

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007]

Show/hide 5. "For every mile walked, a human being puts..." Comic story, 0.33 pages
Show/hide 6. The Fishermen of Space! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sports; science fiction
Code
S-810

Credits

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #94 (July 1958)
The Fishermen of Space
Printed in
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #9 ([January 1959?])
The Fishermen of Space
Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #79 ([February 1973?])
The Fishermen of Space!
From GCD
from Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 Series) #94 (July 1958)

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007]

Show/hide 7. The Martian Horse! Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sports; science fiction
Code
S-809

Credits

Script
Mann Rubin
Art
Howard Sherman

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #9 (August-September 1952)
The Martian Horse
Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Plus Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #30 ([October 1960?])
The Martian Horse
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #74 (April 1972)
The Martian Horse!
From GCD
from Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #9 (August-September 1952)

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007]

Show/hide 8. "The top speed of land tortoises..." (Scienti-Fact) Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Scienti-Fact
Genre
Fact; animal
Code
S-815

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #74 (April 1972)
Scienti-Fact
From GCD
from ?
Show/hide 9. The World Where Dreams Come True! Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sports; science fiction
Code
S-811

Credits

Script
Mann Rubin
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Sy Barry

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #7 (April-May 1952)
The World Where Dreams Come True
Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #77 (October 1972)
The World Where Dreams Come True!
From GCD
from Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 Series) #7 (April-May 1952)

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007]

Show/hide 10. "Though it appears to the spectator..." (Scienti-Fact) Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Scienti-Fact
Genre
Fact; sports
Code
[None]

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #77 (October 1972)
Scienti-Fact
From GCD
from ?
Show/hide 11. Saga of the Secret Sportsmen! (Strange Sports Stories) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Strange Sports Stories
Genre
Sports; science fiction
Code
S-812

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #47 (April-May 1963)
Saga of the Secret Sportsmen
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #38 ([December 1963?])
Saga of the Secret Sportsmen
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #73 (February 1972)
Saga of the Secret Sportsmen
 
United States
Mysteries in Space: The Best of DC Science Fiction Comics (Simon and Schuster, 1980 series) (October 1980)
Saga of the Secret Sportsmen
From GCD
from Brave and the Bold, The (DC, 1955 Series) #47 (April-May 1963)

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007]


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33592

Entry created

  • 05/09/2007

Cover added

  • 17/12/2014

Index completed

  • 12/08/2011

Last updated

  • 17/12/2014