(February 1960)

DC, 1938 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:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Superdog's Mean Master! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Shelly Moldoff
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Krypto; Solar Boy

Indexer Notes

Blurb on cover refers to Aqualad as Aquaboy for the 1st and only time, (though Aqualad in the story).

Krypto's Mean Master! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Krypto; Solar Boy; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Superboy [Clark Kent]
Synopsis:
Krypto searches for a new master after Superboy punishes him, with disastrous results.
Reprints:

["That's a neat idea, Jane"] (Table of Contents)

Peg / filler / 0.667 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.333 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

The Comic Book Archer! (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Mr. Sloan (Editor of All-Star Comics); Bill Nixon (creator of the Wizard Archer)
Synopsis:
Sloan refuses to buy Nixon's comic strip because it's too unbelievable, so Green Arrow has to duplicate the Wizard Archer's amazing feats.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

["I'm tired of crashing through brick walls"] (Table of Contents)

Tricksy World's Greatest Stuntman / comic story / 0.667 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
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 #15, Superboy #79, and Action Comics #261.

The Kid from Atlantis! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth] (intro, origin); Atlantis; Topo
Synopsis:
Aquaman helps Aqualad, a rejected child from Atlantis, to overcome his fear of fish. Aquaman adopts Aqualad as his sidekick.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superdog's Mean Master!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Krypto's Mean Master!
    Superboy
  3. 2. ["That's a neat idea, Jane"]
    Peg
  4. 3. Statement of Ownership
  5. 4. The Comic Book Archer!
    Green Arrow
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  7. 6. ["I'm tired of crashing through brick walls"]
    Tricksy World's Greatest Stuntman
  8. 7. Coming Super-Attractions
  9. 8. The Kid from Atlantis!
    Aquaman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Walker
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Cherry
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Michael Grabois
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Pat Lang
  • Mark Waid
  • Sidne Gail Ward
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ted Watson
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ed Boner