(February 1955)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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 U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Superboy Week! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang

Superboy Week (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
"Booster" Sims; Lana Lang

Special Christmas Quiz -- "Christmas in Many Lands!" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; teen
Synopsis:
Short information on global Christmas customs accompanied by illustrations.

The Island That Vanished (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

[Flowers are the language of love] (Table of Contents)

Chip / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[Double-dip chocolate soda] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Ships in Waiting (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Sammon
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
Raymond Perry
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text w/illo.

The Origin of Speedy (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
White Cloud; Chief Thunderhead; Speedy (origin); John Harper (flashback); Anna Harper (flashback)
Synopsis:
Speedy reveals how his parents were killed and he was raised by Chief Thundercloud.
Reprints:

["These are never fast when they run!"] (Table of Contents)

Supergram the Superman Puzzle Game / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel; Wayne Boring (Superman figure)
Inks:
Martin Naydel; Stan Kaye (Superman figure)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel

Keywords:
puzzle
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superboy Week!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Superboy Week
    Superboy
  3. 2. Special Christmas Quiz -- "Christmas in Many Lands!"
    Binky
  4. 3. The Island That Vanished
    Aquaman
  5. 4. [Flowers are the language of love]
    Chip
  6. 5. [Double-dip chocolate soda]
    Varsity Vic
  7. 6. Ships in Waiting
  8. 7. The Origin of Speedy
    Green Arrow
  9. 8. ["These are never fast when they run!"]
    Supergram the Superman Puzzle Game
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