Big Town #50

DC Comics

United States

Published
March-April 1958
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Golden Age size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14270

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Mystery of the Time Capsule! (Big Town) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Script
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Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
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Letters
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Show/hide 1. Untitled (Charles Atlas) Advertisement, 1 page

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Feature
Charles Atlas

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Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Secret beyond the Footlights! (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime
Characters
Steve Wilson; Kenyon Knowles; Wilson (editor); Charley Anderson; Asher

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
John Giunta
Colours
?
Letters
?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #2 ([June 1958])
Secret beyond the Footlights!
Show/hide 3. Superman DC National Comics Presents Lois Lane (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

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Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane

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Show/hide 4. Untitled (Famous Newspaper Firsts) Cartoon, 0.5 pages

"The first newspaper delivery train..."

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Famous Newspaper Firsts
Genre
Non-fiction

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Show/hide 5. Untitled (Famous Newspaper Quotes!) Cartoon, 0.5 pages

"Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared..."

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Famous Newspaper Quotes!
Genre
Non-fiction

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Show/hide 6. Mystery of the Time Capsule! (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
John Giunta
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Good Luck Oleomargarine) Advertisement, 1 page

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Good Luck Oleomargarine

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Show/hide 8. Untitled (Odd News Items!) Cartoon, 0.67 pages

"When there was no exciting battle to report..."

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Odd News Items!
Genre
Non-fiction

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Show/hide 9. Superman on Television! Is Super-TV (The Adventures of Superman) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

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The Adventures of Superman

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Show/hide 10. Do You Know What's Behind a Law? Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Brown
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 11. Peril out of the Past! (Big Town) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
John Giunta
Colours
?
Letters
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Show/hide 12. Untitled (American Seed Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

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Feature
American Seed Co.

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Show/hide 13. Untitled (Zenith Company) Advertisement, 1 page

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Zenith Company

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Show/hide 14. Untitled (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

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Stephens Credit Sales

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Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. Untitled (Junior Sales Club of America) Advertisement, 1 page

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Junior Sales Club of America

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Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 90069

Entry created

  • 10/08/2021

Cover added

  • 10/08/2021

Index completed

  • 10/08/2021

Last updated

  • 08/08/2014