(December 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.
On-sale date:
1960-10-06
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

The Secret of Mighty Boy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mighty Boy; Mighty Dog; Superboy

The Mystery of Mighty Boy! Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mighty Boy of Zumoor [Zarl Kazzan]; Rovo, the Mighty Dog; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Krypto; Superboy robots; Superboy
Synopsis:
Superboy meets a boy from Earth who has gained super powers on another planet.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Similar to Superboy 52 and Superman 58

Children of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article relates how sub-standard conditions affect children in the world and quotes the "UN Declaration Of The Rights Of A Child."

The Mystery of Mighty Boy! Part 2: Superboy's Lost Friend! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mighty Boy; Mighty Dog; Charise Kaan; Superboy
Synopsis:
Superboy must leave Zumoor forever.
Reprints:

[A flat tire!] (Table of Contents)

Homer / filler / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Keith Carter, Rick Crum, Tommy Moore, Olivia Silensky, Mary Carter, Lars Smathers, and Conley Phillips

The Impossible Mission! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Abraham Lincoln; Mary Todd Lincoln; Tad Lincoln; Lex Luthor; John Wilkes Booth
Synopsis:
Superboy travels to the past to prevent the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, but runs into the adult Lex Luthor who immobilizes Superboy with red kryptonite. When Luthor realizes he has prevented Superboy from saving Lincoln, he remorsefully flees the past in his time machine.
Reprints:
Keywords:
red kryptonite

["Look at ths swell mud, Bebe."] (Table of Contents)

Bebe / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Secret of Mighty Boy!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Mystery of Mighty Boy! Part 1
    Superboy
  3. 2. Children of Tomorrow!
  4. 3. The Mystery of Mighty Boy! Part 2: Superboy's Lost Friend!
    Superboy
  5. 4. [A flat tire!]
    Homer
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  7. 6. The Impossible Mission!
    Superboy
  8. 7. ["Look at ths swell mud, Bebe."]
    Bebe
This issue was most recently modified by:
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