(January 1960)

DC, 1949 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 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

The Ghost of Jor-El! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jor-El; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Superboy

Claire Kent, Alias Super-Sister! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Shar-La (introduction); Lana Lang; Superboy robots; Superboy
Synopsis:
An alien from a planet ruled by women turns Superboy into a girl as punishment for his making sexist remarks.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (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

The Origin of Superboy's Costume! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Superbaby
Synopsis:
Though it had long been known that Superman's costume was made from Kryptonian blankets, this is the first story that showed exactly how this was done.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

An untold story of Superboy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / filler / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Ghost of Jor-El! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mxyzptlk (first meeting with Superboy); Jor-El; Fuzastl (introduction, Mxyzptlk's father); Tlndsa (introduction, Mxyzptlk's mother)
Synopsis:
Mxyztplk first discovers Superboy's world and comes there to play tricks on him.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Ghost of Jor-El!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Claire Kent, Alias Super-Sister!
    Superboy
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. The Origin of Superboy's Costume!
    Superboy
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Varsity Vic
  6. 5. The Ghost of Jor-El!
    Superboy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes