(February 1958)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); 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 Mystery of Monster X! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

The Mystery of Monster X (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang; Professor Lang
Reprints:

You've Got a Comet by the Tail! (Table of Contents)

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Ad for Mystery in Space (March) and Strange Adventures (February).

Indian Chief (Table of Contents)

Word Roundup / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel

Reprints:
Keywords:
puzzle page

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership at bottom of this page

The Flushing Remonstrance (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Big Surprise Arrows (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Things to Do on a Rainy Day (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["A neat job, I must say!"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Sorcerer of the Sea (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Jason Deeter
Synopsis:
When sorcerer Jason Deeter appears to be able to control Aquaman, maritime hijackers try to use Deeter to force Aquaman to help them commit crimes. But Aquaman puts down the thugs and reveals that Deeter is not a sorcerer at all and that he and Deeter came up with this ruse to smoke them out.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Martin O'Hearn

["Look at the Big Lion!"] (Table of Contents)

Ollie / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?:
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Job Number:
5549

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Mystery of Monster X!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Mystery of Monster X
    Superboy
  3. 2. You've Got a Comet by the Tail!
    DC Comics
  4. 3. Indian Chief
    Word Roundup
  5. 4. The Flushing Remonstrance
  6. 5. The Big Surprise Arrows
    Green Arrow
  7. 6. Things to Do on a Rainy Day
  8. 7. ["A neat job, I must say!"]
    Varsity Vic
  9. 8. The Sorcerer of the Sea
    Aquaman
  10. 9. ["Look at the Big Lion!"]
    Ollie
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