(February 1960)

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 Trio of Steel! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Superboy [Clark Kent]; Superbaby [Clark Kent]
Reprints:

When Lois First Suspected Clark Was Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor (villain, flashback); Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Jerry; Al
Synopsis:
An untold tale of how Lois first suspected Clark Kent was Superman.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tricksy, World's Greatest Stunt Man / filler / 0.667 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.333 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Superman's Mermaid Sweetheart (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lori Lemaris (Guest Star); Ronal (Intro, Lori's future husband); Hans Schmidt; Lois Lane (Cameo)
Synopsis:
Superman re-unites with Lori Lemaris for the first time since college.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Flashback to the first meeting of Superman and Lori.

["Hello Sagebrush"] (Table of Contents)

Sagebrush Sam / filler / 0.667 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Coming Super-Attractions (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.333 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane, Action Comics, and Superboy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

The Trio of Steel (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain); Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Lois Lane; Superboy Robot; Superbaby Robot
Synopsis:
Superman becomes Super-Pest, playing stupid tricks and embarrassing his friends, under 5th dimensional influence.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Trio of Steel!
    Superman
  2. 1. When Lois First Suspected Clark Was Superman
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Tricksy, World's Greatest Stunt Man
  4. 3. Statement of Ownership
  5. 4. Superman's Mermaid Sweetheart
    Superman
  6. 5. ["Hello Sagebrush"]
    Sagebrush Sam
  7. 6. Coming Super-Attractions
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  9. 8. The Trio of Steel
    Superman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Dwayne Best
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Rivard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross
  • Ed Boner