(February 1957)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly, with the exception of April, June, October, and December
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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 US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #183, 187, 193, 197, 202, 207, 212, 217, 222, 227, 245, 252, 272, 278, 284)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane

The Non-Super Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Flying Newsroom; Blacky Baird
Synopsis:
Superman gives Jimmy Olsen a new trophy he found on an alien planet. Jimmy uses the device to transfer Superman's mind into Jimmy's body and Jimmy's mind into Superman's body.
Reprints:

["Three hours of this and not a single nibble!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Winter Sports Champions of the World (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer ?
Inks:
Win Mortimer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Clark Kent's Crooked Cousin (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Judd Kent (Introduction); Perry White

The Toughest Jobs in the World (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

["Yaah! I got you Pete!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:

The Magical Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Mysto the Great (Introduction)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Non-Super Superman
    Superman
  3. 2. ["Three hours of this and not a single nibble!"]
    Shorty
  4. 3. Winter Sports Champions of the World
  5. 4. Clark Kent's Crooked Cousin
    Superman
  6. 5. The Toughest Jobs in the World
  7. 6. ["Yaah! I got you Pete!"]
    Little Pete
  8. 7. The Magical Superman
    Superman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Stangas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Dwayne Best
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Rivard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross
  • Ed Boner