(July 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

The Secret Past of Superboy's Father! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Jor-El; Lara; Kan-Tu
Keywords:
Krypton

The Secret Past of Superboy's Father (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Jor-El; Lara; Kan-Tu [Doc Holton] (villain); Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent
Synopsis:
Superboy dreams that his father stole his rocket design from another Kryptonian scientist.
Keywords:
green kryptonite; Krypton

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.

["Where were you born?"] (Table of Contents)

Bebe / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children

The Floating Doom (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; unnamed pirates (villains)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In the Arédit-Artima reprint, the inking credit is given to Charles Paris.

[Warm welcome] (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

Part-Time Explorers (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Perils of the Polka-Dot Archer (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy; The Polka-Dot Archer
Synopsis:
The Polka Dot Archer is a clown who mimics Green Arrow.
Reprints:

[Nice day for hunting] (Table of Contents)

Lem 'n' Lime / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Secret Past of Superboy's Father!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Secret Past of Superboy's Father
    Superboy
  3. 2. Binky Shows "How to Make New Friends!"
    Binky
  4. 3. ["Where were you born?"]
    Bebe
  5. 4. The Floating Doom
    Aquaman
  6. 5. [Warm welcome]
    Varsity Vic
  7. 6. Part-Time Explorers
  8. 7. The Perils of the Polka-Dot Archer
    Green Arrow
  9. 8. [Nice day for hunting]
    Lem 'n' Lime
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