(December 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); 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 Splitting of Superboy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]

The Splitting of Superboy (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Kozz of Mars (yellow skin); Superboy robots; Lana Lang; Superboy
Synopsis:
Kozz of Mars uses Red Kryptonite to split Superboy and Clark into two separate people. But Clark turns out to be evil.
Reprints:
Keywords:
kryptonite; red kryptonite (2nd Appearance)

Indexer Notes

Bottom of last page has Tootsie Roll ad.

["I've been getting threatening letters through the mail"] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[Blackhawk #132] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Sharing -- The United Nations Way! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Editing:
?

The War That Never Ended! (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby, Roz Kirby (backgrounds)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Major Tayako
Synopsis:
Green Arrow and Speedy are stranded on a Pacific island that is still inhabited by Japanese soldiers who do not know that WWII is over.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

bottom of last page has Tootsie Pop ad

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Smallville Mailsack / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Aquaman's Double Trouble (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
King Neptune

Indexer Notes

Bottom of last page has Tootsie Roll contest ad.
Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/ .

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Splitting of Superboy!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Splitting of Superboy
    Superboy
  3. 2. ["I've been getting threatening letters through the mail"]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. [Blackhawk #132]
  5. 4. Sharing -- The United Nations Way!
  6. 5. The War That Never Ended!
    Green Arrow
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  8. 7. Aquaman's Double Trouble
    Aquaman
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