(1961)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1961-11-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On Sale Date - November 9th or 10th 1961. (Both dates given)


Adventures in Time, Space and on Alien Worlds (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Superboy; Mala; Yeast Man
Reprints:

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

Superman / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

A Doghouse for Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Perry White; The Yeast Men
Synopsis:
Superman fashions a kryptonite collar in an attempt to gain some immunity but is captured by aliens and kept as a pet until he can free himself of the collar.
Reprints:

Key to the Legion of Super-Heroes (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Key to the Legion of Super-Heroes page (sequence 9 in this issue)
Reprints:

Superboy Meets Superman (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Superboy [Clark Kent]
Synopsis:
Superboy accidentally flies through time to the future where he meets his grown-up self.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 3/09

The Alien Who Conquered Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Krag the Mercurian; Crime Czar
Synopsis:
Krag arrives from Mercury, challenges and defeats Superman, but it is a ruse to smoke out the Crime Czar.
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Indexer Notes

original title: The Man Who Conquered Superman

The Bride of Futureman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Futureman [Jack Wilton]
Synopsis:
Futureman arrives in the 20th century to woo Lois, as she is about to depart to marry him in the future she discovers a secret message from Superman.
Reprints:

The Outlaws from Krypton! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jor-El; Lois Lane; Mala; Kizo; U-Ban
Synopsis:
Mala, the super Kryptonian returns and decoys Superman in order to destroy the Earth.
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Indexer Notes

Mala's brothers are not referred to by name in this story but were named in their 1st appearance in Superman (DC, 1939 series) #65.

The Boy Who Killed Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Jimmy gets transported to the 60th century but finds himself a wanted man as the legendary killer of Superman.
Reprints:

Rip Van Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Drago
Synopsis:
Kryptonite exposure weakens Superman to such an extent that he sleeps for 1,000 years, when he revives he overcomes the villain Drago and galvanizes the future Earthmen into action.
Reprints:

The Origin and Powers of the Legion of Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Menace of Planet Z! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Klarkash Kenton]; Lura Lajos; Jamar; Olav
Synopsis:
Superman is abducted to another world and adopts the identity of Klarkash Kenton whilst solving the problem of giant alien beasts that are rampaging out of control.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Adventures in Time, Space and on Alien Worlds
    Superman
  2. 1. Table of Contents
    Superman
  3. 2. A Doghouse for Superman!
    Superman
  4. 3. Key to the Legion of Super-Heroes
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  5. 4. Superboy Meets Superman
    Superboy
  6. 5. The Alien Who Conquered Superman!
    Superman
  7. 6. The Bride of Futureman
    Superman
  8. 7. The Outlaws from Krypton!
    Superman
  9. 8. The Boy Who Killed Superman
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
  10. 9. Rip Van Superman
    Superman
  11. 10. The Origin and Powers of the Legion of Super-Heroes!
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  12. 11. The Menace of Planet Z!
    Superman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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