(July 1959)

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:
Mort Weisinger
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 Town That Hated Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:

The Curse of Kryptonite (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; also as Superboy]; Superman robots; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (cameo); Krypto
Synopsis:
When Superman accidentally exposes himself to kryptonite, he recalls his lifetime of experience with the mineral from his home planet.
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Indexer Notes

First appearance of Krypto in Superman.

The Super-Servant of Crime (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Giunta ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Mark Mulloy; Baldy; Perry White
Synopsis:
When Mark Mulloy, the owner of property from which Superman has been mining gold, returns to claim his rights, Superman agrees to perform six tasks for him as compensation. But Superman interprets Mulloy's requests so literally that Mulloy can't benefit from the deal.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 3/09

The Town That Hated Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Bruce Cyrus
Synopsis:
When Superman is shocked to find a town that prohibits his entrance, he investigates as Kent Clark and discovers that Mayor Bruce Cyrus blames Superman for his not being adopted as a child.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Town That Hated Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Curse of Kryptonite
    Superman
  3. 2. The Super-Servant of Crime
    Superman
  4. 3. The Town That Hated Superman!
    Superman
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  • Per Sandell
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