(April 1959)

DC, 1949 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 U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Ad sequences, letters page, and other information provided by Ed Boner, February 2009.


The Flying Girl! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang; Superboy

Rebello, the Human Robot! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jonathan Kent; Superboy robots; Rebello (introduction); Lana Lang; Superboy
Synopsis:
Superboy builds his first robot capable of independent thought and it rebels against him.

[Tootsie Roll ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

[The Brave and the Bold #23] (Table of Contents)

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

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

What's Your B. Q.*? (*Brotherhood Quotient) (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

The Day Superboy Was a Coward (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang; Uniform Gang (introduction); Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Tom Keating; Pug Waters; Superboy
Synopsis:
Superboy loses all confidence after he apparently kills an escaping criminal.
Reprints:

[Tootsie Roll Pop ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Sammy Rumore suggests that a teen-age Lois Lane visit Smallville and meet Superboy and Lana Lang.

["The car's all fixed up for a long drive in the country"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Flying Girl of Smallville! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang; Superboy
Synopsis:
Lana Lang tricks Superboy into giving her the power to fly and, if they stay together for a continuous three hours, Lana will gain the power permanently.
Reprints:

[Tootsie Roll Fudge ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Flying Girl!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Rebello, the Human Robot!
    Superboy
  3. 2. [Tootsie Roll ad]
  4. 3. [The Brave and the Bold #23]
  5. 4. What's Your B. Q.*? (*Brotherhood Quotient)
  6. 5. The Day Superboy Was a Coward
    Superboy
  7. 6. [Tootsie Roll Pop ad]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  9. 8. ["The car's all fixed up for a long drive in the country"]
    Varsity Vic
  10. 9. The Flying Girl of Smallville!
    Superboy
  11. 10. [Tootsie Roll Fudge ad]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes