Mystery in Space #7

DC Comics

United States

Published
April-May 1952
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/9548

Credits

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

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Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
John Giunta
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)

Notes

some information supplied by Arthur Lortie

Show/hide 1. Be Sure Of Your Facts (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Teen humor; psa

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Show/hide 2. Challenge of the Robot Knight (Knights of the Galaxy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Knights of the Galaxy
Genre
Science fiction
Characters
R-41; Lyle; Ora; Commader Artho

Credits

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

Reprint history

From GCD
in DC Super Stars (DC, 1976 series) #2 (April 1976)

Synopsis

Ora disguises herself as a robot on the theory that even a robot will face less discrimination than a woman, when she applies to join the Knights of the Galaxy.

Show/hide 3. "Gee, a new boy!" (Pud) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Pud
Genre
Ad; children

Credits

Art
Ray T

Notes

ad for Double Bubble gum

Show/hide 4. The Man Who Weighed Twenty Tons Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome [as John Osgood]
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Show/hide 5. go exploring in a haunted house (Lucky Ludens) Comic story, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lucky Ludens
Genre
Ad; children

Notes

ad for Luden's cough drops

Show/hide 6. Untitled (House of Mystery) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
House of Mystery

Notes

ad for House of Mystery #3

Show/hide 7. The Case of the Counterfeit Humans Comic story, 3.75 pages
Show/hide 8. Jupiter (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 9. How to Measure the Moon's Diameter Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi?
Show/hide 10. The World Where Dreams Come True Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Mann Rubin
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Sy Barry

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #13 (July-August 1971)
The World Where Dreams Come True!
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #77 (October 1972)
The World Where Dreams Come True!
From GCD
in DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #13 (July-August 1971)
 
from Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 Series) #7 (April-May 1952)

Notes

Last Alex Toth art for DC for 10 years (and for Julius Schwartz forever).

Show/hide 11. Untitled Advertisement, 4 pages

Notes

ads for Vitalis,Necco wafers, Wildroot cream oil, Wilson Charm Co. Art Instruction Inc, Wheaties (featuring Gretchen Fraser)


Notes

some information supplied by Arthur Lortie

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39400

Cover added

  • 07/07/2010

Index completed

  • 07/07/2010