(December 1956)

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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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

Superboy's Switch in Time! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent

The Suit of Steel (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang; Martha Kent; Superboy
Synopsis:
Superboy has to hide his costume and it is found by some hobos.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Gifts to the United Nations! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["May I ask, sir, why you're standing sideways?"] (Table of Contents)

CinemAntics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Super Zoo from Krypton (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Professor Lang; Blacky Stone
Synopsis:
Professor Lang discovers a bunch of eggs from Krypton.
Reprints:
Keywords:
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

The reprint in Superboy 174 includes a hypen in the title (Super-Zoo).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

How to Be a Ventriloquist (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text page

Superboy's Switch in Time (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman ?; Otto Binder ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Giunta ?; John Fischetti ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Professor Weldon; Lana Lang; Superboy
Synopsis:
Prof. Weldon's machine transmits Superboy into the future, so Superman is sent to the past to replace him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bob Bailey credited the script to Otto Binder, 30 January 2005; Bob Hughes suggested Jerry Coleman, March 2009. Bob Bailey credited the inks to John Fischetti, 30 January 2005; Bob Hughes suggested John Giunta, March 2009.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superboy's Switch in Time!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Suit of Steel
    Superboy
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Little Pete
  4. 3. Gifts to the United Nations!
  5. 4. ["May I ask, sir, why you're standing sideways?"]
    CinemAntics
  6. 5. The Super Zoo from Krypton
    Superboy
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Varsity Vic
  8. 7. How to Be a Ventriloquist
  9. 8. Superboy's Switch in Time
    Superboy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Katie
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • James Zee
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes