(December 1960)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
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

Superboy in the 50th Century! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mercury; Peter Pan

Superboy Visits the 50th Century! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang; Mrs Lang; Lita Lang; Thaddee Lang
Synopsis:
Superboy visits the 50th century where everyone considers him to be just a legend.
Reprints:
Keywords:
white kryptonite (intro)

Indexer Notes

Inker id by Bob Hughes 8/05. Formerly given as George Klein.

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."

["Gosh, no wonder, look at the splinters!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Splinters lead to "out of order" sign

The Sacrifice of Congorilla! (Table of Contents)

Congorilla / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle; superhero
Characters:
Janu; Qazumi
Synopsis:
Congorilla helps Wazumi earns the respect of the Maboli tribe

["Come in and play!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Climbs on high table to play "tennis" with pal

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from T. Sacco, Martin L. Guzman, Daniel Feinberg, Michael Lawler, Lester Crawford, Kenneth B. Onarga, Alby Berman, Dan Smith, Richard Greene.

Silly Sailors Of The Sea! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Eddie (teenager); Roy (teenager); Tom (teenager); Jim Hale
Synopsis:
Aquaman and Aqualad teach ignorant young sailors a lesson after they steal a sailboat.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Endnote announces Showcase #30 app. Writer id by Bob Hughes 8/05.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superboy in the 50th Century!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Superboy Visits the 50th Century!
    Superboy
  3. 2. Children of Tomorrow!
  4. 3. ["Gosh, no wonder, look at the splinters!"]
    Little Pete
  5. 4. The Sacrifice of Congorilla!
    Congorilla
  6. 5. ["Come in and play!"]
    Little Pete
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  8. 7. Silly Sailors Of The Sea!
    Aquaman and Aqualad
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  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Jon Ingersoll
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  • Bob Hughes
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