(June 1954)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception Feb., May, Aug. and Nov.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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

The Crazy Costumes of the Boy of Steel! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy

Act Your Age! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Case of the Crying Clown! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Clyde Dilling
Synopsis:
Superboy helps a washed-up circus clown regain his confidence.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id corrected 7/05 by Bob Hughes based on Martin O'Hearn's list -used to say Mort Weisinger.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Pet from Outer Space! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang
Synopsis:
Superboy accidentally acquires a pet from space with chameleon powers that almost gives away his secret identity.

Indexer Notes

writer id by Martin O'Hearn. inker id by Bob Hughes.

Roundies (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Pencils:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

puzzle

The Most Amazing Toys in the World (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Winslow
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text page

Legend of the Lamplighter (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text page

[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

The Crazy Costumes! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang
Synopsis:
Superboy mysteriously appears in various crazy costumes- dressed as Cupid, and a scarecrow for instance.

Indexer Notes

writer id by Martin O'Hearn. inker id by Bob Hughes 7/05

Club Emblem (Table of Contents)

Superboy's Workshop / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Crazy Costumes of the Boy of Steel!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Act Your Age!
    Binky
  3. 2. The Case of the Crying Clown!
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Little Pete
  5. 4. The Pet from Outer Space!
    Superboy
  6. 5. Roundies
  7. 6. The Most Amazing Toys in the World
  8. 7. Legend of the Lamplighter
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Shorty
  10. 9. The Crazy Costumes!
    Superboy
  11. 10. Club Emblem
    Superboy's Workshop
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Tony R. Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes