Mystery in Space #46

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1958
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14591

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Mystery of the Moon Sniper! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Jack Adler, inker (wash)
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Charles Atlas) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Charles Atlas

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Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Mystery of the Moon Sniper! Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #9 ([January 1959?])
Mystery of the Moon Sniper

Notes

Cover story.

Show/hide 3. The Fallen Moon! Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Morris Waldinger, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Morris Waldinger, letterer
Show/hide 4. No title recorded Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"To the boys and girls of America..."

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Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

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Show/hide 6. Know Your Pet! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Writing
Jack Schiff, scripter
Art
Don Cameron, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Synopsis

Jimmy tries to treat his dog like a poodle, not realizing that different pets need different care.

Show/hide 7. The Devil's Island of Space! Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Characters
Willy Elkins; Warden Hawes; Jarn of Mars

Credits

Writing
Joe Millard, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

From GCD

Synopsis

Willy Elkins promises to escape from a prison planetoid in 30 days.

Notes

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

Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

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Feature
Palisades Amusement Park

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Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Planets of Wonder!) Cartoon, 1 page

"The first telescopic observations of Saturn..."

Featuring

Feature
Planets of Wonder!
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science

Credits

Writing
Julius Schwartz, scripter
Art
Morris Waldinger, penciller
 
Tom Nicolosi, inker [as Tommy Nicolosi]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #111 ([September 1959?])
Untitled
Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Wonders of Space) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wonders of Space

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Show/hide 11. Search For A Star! (Space Cabby) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Space Cabby
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Bernard Sachs, line art
Colours
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Text
, letterer
Show/hide 12. No title recorded (DeLuxe Photo Service) Advertisement, 1 page

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Feature
DeLuxe Photo Service

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Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

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Stephens Credit Sales

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Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Junior Sales Club of America) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Junior Sales Club of America

Credits

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Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Zorro Color Television Set) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Zorro Color Television Set

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Text
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Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34486

Entry created

  • 29/09/2007

Index completed

  • 20/02/2020

Last updated

  • 20/02/2020