Mystery in Space #4

DC Comics

United States

Published
October-November 1951
Page count
44
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/9156

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Julius Schwartz (actual editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Master of Doom (Knights of the Galaxy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Knights of the Galaxy
Genre
Science fiction
Characters
Commando Lyle; Ora; Ultimo

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Show/hide 1. Lost- A Free Education (Leave It to Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Leave It to Binky
Genre
Teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Oksner
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

In black-and-white on inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Master of Doom (Knights of the Galaxy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Knights of the Galaxy
Genre
Science fiction
Characters
Lyle; Ora; Ultimo; Commander Artho

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher [as Anthony Dion]
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella

Synopsis

Lyle faces a space gambler in a battle of wits.

Show/hide 3. Inventions (Curiosity Corner) Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Curiosity Corner
Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Martin Naydel
Art
Martin Naydel
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Wheaties; Donald Duck) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wheaties; Donald Duck
Genre
Funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Mickey Mouse; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Goofy; Little Bad Wolf

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Ad for Wheaties Premium comic books featuring the Walt Disney Characters.

Show/hide 5. The End of the World Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Art
Murphy Anderson
Show/hide 6. Jet Fighter Planes (Raisin Bran) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Raisin Bran

Notes

ad for cardboard jet fighter planes found in Kellogs Raisin Bran

Show/hide 7. The Rocket Lanes of Tomorrow (Just Imagine) Comic story, 2 pages
Show/hide 8. Contraction In Space Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz?
Art
Mort Drucker

Reprint history

From GCD
In Strange Adventures #232 (09-10/1971).
Show/hide 9. Linda Wins For Captain Tootsie (Captain Tootsie) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Tootsie
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Bill Schreiber
Art
Bill Schreiber
Show/hide 10. ["What's the line-up for?"] (Dubble Bubble) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble

Notes

ad for Double Bubble Gum

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Editorial Advisory Board) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Editorial Advisory Board

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Dr. Laura Bender; Dr. W.W. D.Sones; Josette Frank; Dr. S. Harcourt Peppard

Show/hide 12. Meteors (What Do You Know About) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
What Do You Know About
Genre
Fact

Credits

Author
Julius Schwartz?
Art
Raymond Perry?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 13. The Man Who Walked Through Walls Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton [as Robert Starr]
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
John Giunta
Show/hide 14. ["Even when I'm Chasing Spies ..."] (Charlie Wild) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Charlie Wild
Genre
Spy
Characters
Charlie Wild

Notes

ad for Wildroot Creame Oil. Claims Charlie Wild is a radio and tv show.

Show/hide 15. Ares (Stars And Their Legends ) Comic story, 0.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
Stars And Their Legends
Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi?
Show/hide 16. Walt Disney Character Masks (Wheaties) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wheaties
Genre
Funny animals; children
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Donald Duck; Pinochhio; Dumbo; Cinderella

Notes

cardboard masks you can cut off your Wheaties cereal boxes.

Show/hide 17. Mystery of Pete's Fortune (White Cloverine Brand Salve) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
White Cloverine Brand Salve
Characters
Jim; Betty

Notes

ad for White Cloverine Brand Salve- sell it door to door and earn swell premiums.

Show/hide 18. ["Hey! You skinny bag of bones!"] (George Jowett) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
George Jowett

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

ad for body building

Show/hide 19. Untitled (Daisy Air Rifles) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Air Rifles

Credits

Art
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Lots of information from Art Lortie 9/06.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35568

Entry created

  • 02/01/2008

Index completed

  • 16/10/2011