(July 1957)

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 Great Kryptonite Mystery! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy

The 100 New Feats of Superboy (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

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

Binky Shows "How to Make New Friends!" (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; teen
Characters:
Binky; Allergy; Bob; Pete
Synopsis:
Binky suggests Allergy make friends with a new kid, Bob, but Pete does instead and then gets Allergy and the rest of the gang interested.

Superboy's New Secret Identity (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Lana Lang
Synopsis:
Superboy moves into Lana's house and pretends to be her cousin Tommy in order to prove she can't keep a secret.
Reprints:

["Hello, Vic. What would you like to have today?"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Comics "Television" Viewer (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Five Famous Magic Tricks (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text page

The Great Kryptonite Mystery (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent
Synopsis:
Superboy attempts to "vaccinate" himself against Kryptonite.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Bob Hughes, August 2005

["Shorty, you look drowsy."] (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
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Great Kryptonite Mystery!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The 100 New Feats of Superboy
    Superboy
  3. 2. Binky Shows "How to Make New Friends!"
    Binky
  4. 3. Superboy's New Secret Identity
    Superboy
  5. 4. ["Hello, Vic. What would you like to have today?"]
    Varsity Vic
  6. 5. Comics "Television" Viewer
    Superboy's Workshop
  7. 6. Five Famous Magic Tricks
  8. 7. The Great Kryptonite Mystery
    Superboy
  9. 8. ["Shorty, you look drowsy."]
    Shorty
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