Mystery in Space #1

DC Comics

United States

Published
April-May 1951
Page count
52
Cover price
10 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/8823

Credits

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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Nine Worlds To Conquer (Knights of the Galaxy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Knights of the Galaxy
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)
Show/hide 1. Nine Worlds To Conquer (Knights of the Galaxy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Knights of the Galaxy
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher [as Anthony Dion]
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)
Show/hide 2. The Mind Robbers Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome [as Robert Stark]
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)
Show/hide 3. If The Sun Went Out (Just Imagine) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Just Imagine
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Virgil Finlay
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Real Fact Comics (DC, 1946 series) #6 (February 1947)
Show/hide 4. Prof Brainstorm (Prof Brainstorm) Comic story, 0.66 pages

"--And now, students, we shall discuss the inhabitants of the planet Mars!"

Featuring

Feature
Prof Brainstorm
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Hy Mankin
Art
Hy Mankin
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)

Notes

Begins: "--And now, students, we shall discuss the inhabitants of the planet Mars!"

Show/hide 5. Spores From Space Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Frank Frazetta
Show/hide 6. Human Rights For All (Superman) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero
Show/hide 7. What do you Know about Comets? (What do you Know about) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
What do you Know about
Genre
Fact
Show/hide 8. Stars and their Legends (Stars and their Legends) Comic story, 0.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Stars and their Legends
Genre
Fact

Notes

Information about Orion, The Belted Giant

Show/hide 9. The Men Who Lived Forever Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Bernard Sachs

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39431

Cover added

  • 22/03/2009

Index completed

  • 22/03/2009

Last updated

  • 22/03/2009