(July 1955)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Mort Weisinger (actual editor)
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 Gaucho of Smallville! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy

Superboy's Two Rivals (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Josh Rawlings; Peter Valadny; Midge Willis; Doc
Synopsis:
Pa Kent mysteriously tries to hire the world's greatest detective and the world's strongest man.

To the Boys and Girls of America -- (Table of Contents)

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Dean Martin; Jerry Lewis; Binky Biggs

Indexer Notes

House ad for The Adventures of Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis (DC, 1952 Series) #22 (July 1955) and Leave it to Binky (DC 1948 Series) #48 (July 1955), with covers shown.

Family Projects Can Be Fun! (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

Superboy, Stowaway! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang; Prof Lang
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Bob Hughes, August 2005; the original indexer credited John Fischetti.

["This is a tough mountain to climb!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

The Fastest Thing on Earth (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Joe Mallon]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

["This is a neat dance, Rod!"] (Table of Contents)

Peg / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Gaucho of Smallville! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Superboy helps vindicate an Argentinian cowboy who moves to Smallville.

Weather Guide (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Gaucho of Smallville!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Superboy's Two Rivals
    Superboy
  3. 2. To the Boys and Girls of America --
    DC Comics
  4. 3. Family Projects Can Be Fun!
    Binky
  5. 4. Superboy, Stowaway!
    Superboy
  6. 5. ["This is a tough mountain to climb!"]
    Shorty
  7. 6. The Fastest Thing on Earth
  8. 7. ["This is a neat dance, Rod!"]
    Peg
  9. 8. The Gaucho of Smallville!
    Superboy
  10. 9. Weather Guide
    Superboy's Workshop
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gene Reed
  • James Zee
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes