(April 1962)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Arrival date: 2/27/1962


Perry White's Manhunt for Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Shelly Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Perry White; Krypto
Reprints:
Keywords:
beartraps

Perry White's Manhunt for Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl; the Superman Revenge Squad; Lois Lane; Krypto; Perry White; Rava (Alien from planet Wexr II); Scout 627 (Alien from planet Wexr II); a statue of Lightning Lord; green kryptonite; Jimmy Olsen Fan Club; Matter Eater from the Interplanetary Zoo
Synopsis:
Superman must overcome the effects of Red Kryptonite which is giving him nightmares and stop Rava and the Superman Revenge Squad.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from previous issue. Script: Info by Bob Bailey, 2005-08-12 (Per Sandell ed.)

Don't Miss These Two Super-Spectaculars! (Table of Contents)

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Pete Ross; Krypto; Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis:
House ad for Superboy #96 and Superman #152

["My, isn't it dangerous living out in the open?"] (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["Golly - I made thirty cents."] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Supergirl's Greatest Challenge! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milton Snapinn

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl [also appears as Linda Danvers]; Lois Lane; Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Bouncing Boy]; Whizzy (descendant of Streaky); Positive Man; Chameleon Men [also appear disguised as Legionnaires]; Fred Danvers; Edna Danvers; Streaky
Synopsis:
Supergirl helps out Legionnaires; then defeats Chameleon Men imposters
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The real Brainiac 5, Chameleon Boy, and Triplicate Girl do not appear in this story, only their Chameleon Men impostors.

["Mom always has me go to the store to pick up packages for her!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 0.67 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. Perry White's Manhunt for Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. Perry White's Manhunt for Superman!
    Superman
  3. 2. Don't Miss These Two Super-Spectaculars!
    DC Comics
  4. 3. ["My, isn't it dangerous living out in the open?"]
    Chief Hot Foot
  5. 4. ["Golly - I made thirty cents."]
    Little Pete
  6. 5. Supergirl's Greatest Challenge!
    Supergirl
  7. 6. ["Mom always has me go to the store to pick up packages for her!"]
    Little Pete
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