Mystery in Space #6

DC Comics

United States

Published
February-March 1952
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/9413

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Julius Schwartz (actual co-editor)
Mort Weisinger (actual co-editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Day the World Melted! (Knights of the Galaxy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Knights of the Galaxy
Genre
Science fiction
Characters
Commando Lyle; Ora; 4 Knights of the Galaxy

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Julius Schwartz
Show/hide 1. Buzzy Says: "Be Yourself-- Your Best Self!" (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Day the World Melted (Knights of the Galaxy) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

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

Synopsis

The Master of Doom timeports Lyle back to the 20th century.

Notes

Credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Vitalis Hair Cream) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Vitalis Hair Cream
Show/hide 4. What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! (Wheaties) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wheaties
Characters
George Mikan
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"W-we're lost in this cave!!"

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Script
Ray Thompson
Art
Ray Thompson
Letters
Ray Thompson

Notes

ad for Double Bubble Gum

Show/hide 6. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Notes

Includes a plug for A Date with Judy on ABC.

Show/hide 7. The Boy Who Saved the Earth! Comic story, 5.75 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome [as John Osgood]
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Notes

Credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Out of This World; Necco) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Out of This World; Necco
Show/hide 9. Radar Rescue (Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Bill Schreiber ?
Show/hide 10. The Man Who Hated Science! Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
John Giunta

Notes

Credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 11. Hydra (Stars and Their Legends) Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Stars and Their Legends
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Script
Mort Drucker
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Letters
Mort Drucker

Notes

Writer and art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Luden's Cough Drops) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Luden's Cough Drops
Show/hide 13. The Sun? (What Do You Know About) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
What Do You Know About
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Julius Schwartz
Art
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 14. Cowboy on Mars! Comic story, 7.75 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Manny Rubin
Art
Jim Mooney
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Notes

Credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 15. Untitled (Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil
Show/hide 16. Untitled (House of Mystery) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
House of Mystery
Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley

Notes

Inside back cover. Ad for House of Mystery #2.

Show/hide 17. No title recorded (Daisy Air Rifles) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Air Rifles
Characters
Red Ryder; Little Beaver

Credits

Art
Fred Harman

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

Indexed with information provided by Arthur Lortie. On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39397

Cover added

  • 30/03/2010

Index completed

  • 22/08/2019

Last updated

  • 22/08/2019