Outer Space (1968 Charlton) comic books
Cover by Pat Boyette. Stories and art by Steve Ditko, Pat Boyette, Charles Nicholas, and Tony Tallarico. Science fiction comics with a space-exploration theme from Charlton, perfect for the age of Sputnik. Major Rudd wants to rule the planet he's discovered, in a story with art by Spider-Man co-creator Steve Ditko. Captain Hale and his crew are captured by hostile aliens. The interstellar being known as Elder Smythe arrives to stop a war between Earth and Uremus. His Own Little World; Star Thrust; Men on Mars; The Planet Which Had Everything - Almost; The Ugly Earthlings; The Third Planet. Final issue of the series. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.