(April 1954)

DC, 1949 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); Mort Weisinger (actual)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

His Majesty, King Superboy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Sy Barry ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang

Indexer Notes

Inks credit supplied by Bob Hughes.

The Silent Doom! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Ray Burnley ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Lana Lang; Jingles Bailey (intro)
Synopsis:
A criminal constructs a device which blocks out all sound in Smallville.

Indexer Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

When Superboy Couldn't Fly! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Fischetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Blimp Beagle (intro, villain)
Synopsis:
When Superboy's powers go haywire, the Mayor bans him from flying in Smallville.

Indexer Notes

writer and inker id by Bob Hughes. Last story inked by John Fischetti?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Peg / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Big Game at Our Own Back Door (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Jack Mabley]
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text page

Special Brotherhood Week Quiz (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen

[Bom Test][First Line: What a perfect spot for our new bomb test!] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

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

His Majesty King Superboy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Richard Bayne (intro, villain)
Synopsis:
An old document makes it appear Smallville is actually a Kingdom so the town appoints Superboy king until everything can be straightened out.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. His Majesty, King Superboy!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Silent Doom!
    Superboy
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Shorty
  4. 3. When Superboy Couldn't Fly!
    Superboy
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Peg
  6. 5. Big Game at Our Own Back Door
  7. 6. Special Brotherhood Week Quiz
    Buzzy
  8. 7. [Bom Test][First Line: What a perfect spot for our new bomb test!]
    Professor Eureka
  9. 8. His Majesty King Superboy!
    Superboy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes