(February 1957)

DC, 1938 Series
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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; 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

Joe Smith, Man of Steel (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Joe Smith, Man of Steel (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Glowing meteor gives a man super-powers for a day

[Carrying Books] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 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:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (probable, per Gene Reed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction

The Sea Clown (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Intro-Wackyman
Synopsis:
Wackyman is a clown who somehow duplicates all of Aquaman's powers.
Reprints:

[Sleep Trouble] (Table of Contents)

Hy Wire / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Peril on Hill 513 (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

["Nice day for a jump..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

A Lesson for a Bully (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Arrow-Cave-2nd appearance?

Indexer Notes

Green Arrow has red hat

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Joe Smith, Man of Steel
    Superboy
  2. 1. Joe Smith, Man of Steel
    Superboy
  3. 2. [Carrying Books]
    Shorty
  4. 3. Winter Sports Champions of the World
  5. 4. The Sea Clown
    Aquaman
  6. 5. [Sleep Trouble]
    Hy Wire
  7. 6. Peril on Hill 513
  8. 7. ["Nice day for a jump..."]
    Private Pete
  9. 8. A Lesson for a Bully
    Green Arrow
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