(December 1959)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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 Revenge of Luthor! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Lex Luthor
Reprints:

The Revenge of Luthor! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Superboy [Clark Kent]; Luthor; Lana Lang; Lois Lane; Perry White; "Flashy" Burke
Synopsis:
Exposure to Red Kryptonite seemingly causes Superman and Superboy to exist simultaneously. Luthor takes advantage by trapping Superboy and forcing Superman to choose between Lois and Lana.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Red Kryptonite

["Just what I've been looking for!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shorty

The One-Ape Circus! (Table of Contents)

Congorilla / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero; jungle
Characters:
Congo Bill; Congorilla; Janu the Jungle Boy; Nell Saxon
Synopsis:
Congorilla is captured by Nell Saxon and forced to perform in her circus.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mort Weisinger
Pencils:
Wayne Boring (logo illustration)
Inks:
Stan Kaye (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Thomas McGeehan; Lloyd Stuart Meisels; Lester Upchase; Joseph Keegan; James Rice; Eric Ziegler; Don Lawrence; Chris Powell; Larry Keller

The Cave-Girl of Steel! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El; Linda Lee]; Superman (cameo)
Synopsis:
Supergirl visits the stone age so that she can practice using her powers openly.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Brontosaurus; cavemen; Pterodactyl; time travel; Tyrannosaurus Rex
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Revenge of Luthor!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Revenge of Luthor!
    Superman
  3. 2. ["Just what I've been looking for!"]
    Shorty
  4. 3. The One-Ape Circus!
    Congorilla
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  6. 5. The Cave-Girl of Steel!
    Supergirl
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