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(April 1960)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
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.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Superboy Meets Supergirl! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Kal-El]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
Reprints:

The Thief of Steel! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Zog; Jix
Synopsis:
Two aliens threaten to reveal Superboy's identity unless he overthrows the government of Zooria for them.

["Oh golly! Yeah -- Gee Whiz!"] (Table of Contents)

Janie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner ?
Inks:
Bob Oksner ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Janie
Synopsis:
Janie's mom thinks she uses to much slang in her vocabulary.

Aloha... Hawaii! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Senator Hiram L. Fong; Senator Oren E. Long; Representative Daniel K. Inouye
Synopsis:
A celebration of Brotherhood Week and Hawaii as our 50th state.

The Shyest Boy in Town! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Martha Kent; Doctor Wiles; Jonathan Kent; Lana Lang; Krypto; Mr. Standish
Synopsis:
The school psychologist decides Clark needs to break out of his shell by making him wear Superboy's costume all the time.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mort Weisinger
Pencils:
John Sikela? (logo illustration)
Inks:
John Sikela? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Superboy

Indexer Notes

Letters from Paul Sullivan, Danny Carter, Kathleen Casey, Carol Daughtry, Philip Lourie, Harold Edwards, Blake Walsh, Carl Davidson and Marge Marion.

["Sorry, Jerry, I'm busy this afternoon!"] (Table of Contents)

Jerry Jitterbug / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jerry
Synopsis:
All his friends are busy so Jerry does his chores.

Superboy Meets Supergirl! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El; Linda Lee]; Superman; Zor-El (flashback); Martha Kent
Synopsis:
Supergirl goes back into the past to meet Superboy, so he can have a super playmate.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Argo City

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn. Ink credit from Pat Lang and Bob Hughes. Script credit originally given to: "Otto Binder?" Ink credit originally given to both Forte and "George Klein?". Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 credits - writer as Otto Binder and inker as George Klein.
Supergirl's mother Alura is shown but not named in story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superboy Meets Supergirl!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Thief of Steel!
    Superboy
  3. 2. ["Oh golly! Yeah -- Gee Whiz!"]
    Janie
  4. 3. Aloha... Hawaii!
  5. 4. The Shyest Boy in Town!
    Superboy
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  7. 6. ["Sorry, Jerry, I'm busy this afternoon!"]
    Jerry Jitterbug
  8. 7. Superboy Meets Supergirl!
    Superboy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Katie
  • Valmiki Annamanthadoo
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes