Mystery in Space #40

DC Comics

United States

Published
October-November 1957
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13833

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Lifeboat in Space! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sol Harrison (wash)
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Inks were credited to S.H., who art experts believe is Sol Harrison. Wash was originally credited to Jack Adler (added by Greg Fischer, August 2008).

Show/hide 1. Riddle of the Runaway Earth Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
John Giunta

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #27 ([December 1958])
Riddle of the Runaway Earth
 
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #230 (May-June 1971)
Riddle of the Runaway Earth
 
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #230 (May-June 1971)
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #71 (October 1971)
Riddle of the Runaway Earth
From GCD
in Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #230 (May-June 1971)
 
From Mystery In Space #40 (October-November, 1957)

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).

Show/hide 2. Secret of the Star Warriors Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome
Art
Frank Giacoia

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).

Show/hide 3. Interplanetary Speedway (Space Cabbie) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Space Cabbie
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bernard Sachs

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).

Show/hide 4. Lifeboat In Space Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #240 (January-February 1973)
Lifeboat in Space!
Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #82 ([August 1973?])
Lifeboat In Space
From GCD
in Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #240 (January-February 1973)

Notes

Cover story. Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).


Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Inks were credited to S.H., who art experts believe is Sol Harrison. Wash was originally credited to Jack Adler (added by Greg Fischer, August 2008).

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33883

Entry created

  • 16/09/2007

Cover added

  • 21/08/2010

Index completed

  • 21/08/2010