(August 1958)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Mort Weisinger (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #183, 187, 193, 197, 202, 207, 212, 217, 222, 227, 245, 252, 272, 278, 284)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Girl of Steel! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Super-Girl
Reprints:

The Three Magic Wishes: The Girl of Steel (Part 1) (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Super-Girl (Introduction; Death; a magically-created female partner for Superman); Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Jimmy Olsen is granted three wishes by an Indian totem. His first wish is for a Super-Girl with powers equal to Superman to be his companion. When she feels as if she's always in the way, Super-Girl sacrifices herself to save Superman.
Reprints:
Keywords:
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Title given at end of part 1

The Three Magic Wishes: The Lost Super-Powers (Part 2) (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Criminals steal the magic totem and use the second wish to remove Superman's powers.
Reprints:
Keywords:
kryptonite

Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Three Magic Wishes: Superman's Return to Krypton (Part 3) (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Jor-El; Lara; Kil-Lor (Intro, Death)
Synopsis:
Superman time travels back to Krypton and meets his parents for the first time, and arranges their betrothal!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton; kryptonite; time travel

Indexer Notes

Title given at end of part 1

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Girl of Steel!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Three Magic Wishes: The Girl of Steel (Part 1)
    Superman
  3. 2. The Three Magic Wishes: The Lost Super-Powers (Part 2)
    Superman
  4. 3. Gag Bag
  5. 4. The Three Magic Wishes: Superman's Return to Krypton (Part 3)
    Superman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Walker
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Rivard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross
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