(August 1953)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (Managing Editor); Mort Weisinger (story editor); George Kashdan (story editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]

The Perfect Plot to Kill Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lex Luthor (villain)

Indexer Notes

Luthor appearance added by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

The Stamp of Doom (Table of Contents)

Congo Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Ed Smalle
Inks:
Ed Smalle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Craig Delich 7/05

How to Spend a Summer Week! (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen

The Showboat of Space (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

["This new vault is ten inches thick"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title, first line and reprint data from Arthur Lortie, added August 2006.

The Jinx Saddle (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Perfect Plot to Kill Superman
    Superman
  3. 2. The Stamp of Doom
    Congo Bill
  4. 3. How to Spend a Summer Week!
    Binky
  5. 4. The Showboat of Space
    Tommy Tomorrow
  6. 5. ["This new vault is ten inches thick"]
    Professor Eureka
  7. 6. The Jinx Saddle
    Vigilante
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