(April 1956)

DC, 1949 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
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 Boy Without the Super Suit! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Clark Kent [Superboy]

Dad Kent's Delusions (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Pa Kent; Kryptonite; "Blackmarket" Bolton
Synopsis:
After an accident Pa forgets that Clark is Superboy and is convinced Superboy is impersonating his missing son.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Lana Lang's Super Powers! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang; Alvin Lang (her brother)
Synopsis:
Superboy must convince Lana that Martians have given her, Alvin, and Clark super powers.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn

[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

How to Improve Your Roller Skating (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as John MacKenzie]
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text page

The Boy without a Super-Suit (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Grandpa Kent (off stage)
Synopsis:
When Superboy is out of town, the people set up an elaborate scheme that requires all kids, except Clark, to dress in Superboy costumes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Boy Without the Super Suit!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Dad Kent's Delusions
    Superboy
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Varsity Vic
  4. 3. Lana Lang's Super Powers!
    Superboy
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Shorty
  6. 5. How to Improve Your Roller Skating
  7. 6. The Boy without a Super-Suit
    Superboy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • James Zee
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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