(November 1958)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly, with the exception of April, June, Oct., and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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

Superman's New Power! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:

Lois Lane's Super-Dream (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
Lois dreams she and Clark gain super-powers and become Power-Girl and Power-Man.
Reprints:

Do You Know the Legend of Superman? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Look to the Stars! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

"Hey, pop! I hit a home run and broke up the ball game!" (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Clark Kent's College Days (Table of Contents)

Superman; Untold Tales of Superman / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Thaddeus V. Maxwell
Synopsis:
Superman recalls his college days, particularly the professor who tried to scientifically prove that Clark Kent was Superboy.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from James V. Barton, Tony Glickman, H.G.W., John D. Pearson, Lora Bentley.

["Oh, Al-"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Superman's New Power! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman?
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Super-Imp
Synopsis:
When Superman is exposed to the radiation from the explosion of an alien space ship, he loses his powers but gains the ability to create a miniature version of himself with his powers to carry out his super-duties.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Eiffel Tower; green kryptonite
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superman's New Power!
    Superman
  2. 1. Lois Lane's Super-Dream
    Superman
  3. 2. Do You Know the Legend of Superman?
  4. 3. Look to the Stars!
  5. 4. "Hey, pop! I hit a home run and broke up the ball game!"
    Little Pete
  6. 5. Clark Kent's College Days
    Superman; Untold Tales of Superman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  8. 7. ["Oh, Al-"]
    Varsity Vic
  9. 8. Superman's New Power!
    Superman
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