(March 1959)

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:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Eye of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; John Bates
Reprints:
Keywords:
bazookas; lie detectors; television cameras

The Eye of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; John Bates; Perry White; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
John Bates has Clark Kent appear on his TV show "The Eye of Metropolis" in order to expose his double life as Superman.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Gene Reed and Craig Delich say Stan Kaye inked this story. Previous credit read Wayne Boring. (8/05)

[Tootsie Roll ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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The Family Favorite (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Boy Planeteer (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tommy Tomorrow; Dikky Hale
Synopsis:
5 1/2 year old Dikky Hale joins the Planeteers and demonstrate a "sixth sense," knowing when disasters are going to strike before the Planeteers do. But Tommy quickly realizes Dikky is not who he appears.

[Tootsie Roll Pop ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

["These people called for a coal delivery"] (Table of Contents)

Ollie / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[Superman of America] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Dunce of the Jungle (Table of Contents)

Congorilla / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; jungle
Synopsis:
Scientists, having heard of the intelligent golden gorilla, hire Congo Bill to capture Congorilla. But Bill swaps minds with the gorilla and scuttles the scientists' tests.

[Tootsie Roll Fudge ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Eye of Metropolis!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Eye of Metropolis!
    Superman
  3. 2. [Tootsie Roll ad]
  4. 3. The Family Favorite
  5. 4. The Boy Planeteer
    Tommy Tomorrow
  6. 5. [Tootsie Roll Pop ad]
  7. 6. ["These people called for a coal delivery"]
    Ollie
  8. 7. [Superman of America]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  10. 9. The Dunce of the Jungle
    Congorilla
  11. 10. [Tootsie Roll Fudge ad]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ed Boner
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Peter Croome
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  • Diverse Hands
  • Brian Mowbray
  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Carlos Tasada
  • John Douglas Miceli
  • Kyle Weber
  • Terry Watkins
  • Allen Ross
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
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