(Summer 1962)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1962-06-14
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

The Superman Family on Krypton! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Futuro; Krypto; Jor-El; Lara; Krypton; Jor-El's Robot; Invaders of Krypton; Super-Monkey; Klax-Ar
Reprints:

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

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

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

Krypton Lives On! [Superman's Other Life! part 1] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jor-El; Lara; Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Krypto; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Zal-El; Futuro [Xan-Du]
Synopsis:
Superman programs his Super Univac computer to predict how his life would have been if Krypton had not exploded.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; Krypton

Famous Old Krypton Stories (Table of Contents)

Superman / text article / 0.3 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz? [as Editor]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Futuro, Super-Hero of Krypton! [Superman's Other Life! part 2] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Futuro [Xan-Du]; Krypto; Jor-El; Lara; Zal-El
Synopsis:
Kal-El becomes super hero Futuro's pal and also graduates as a spaceman.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton

Glossary of Kryptonian Names (Table of Contents)

Superman / text article / 0.3 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

more inclusive than that in Annual #2

The Superman of Two Worlds! [Superman's Other Life! part 3] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Krypto; Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Jor-El; Lara; Futuro [Xan-Du]; Zal-El
Synopsis:
Kal-El's family are wiped out in an accident whilst Futuro leaves Krypton to live on Earth and marry Lois Lane!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton

Flag of Krypton (Table of Contents)

Superman / filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton

The Man Who Destroyed Krypton (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Klax-Ar (villain); Jor-El (flashback); Lana Lang; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent
Synopsis:
Klax-Ar, a Kryptonian villain appears, claiming to have destroyed Krypton with a "sky mine", he threatens to inflict the same fate on Earth unless Superboy agrees to exile himself from his adopted planet.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton (flashback)

The Invasion of Krypton! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Krypton (flashback); Jonathan Kent; Krypto (flashback); Lara (flashback); Martha Kent; Jor-El (flashback); Invaders of Krypton (villains)
Synopsis:
Superboy uses his Mind Prober Ray to uncover his submerged memories and discovers that he and Krypto had once foiled an alien invasion of Krypton.
Reprints:

Superman Around the World! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprints of foreign comic covers featuring Superman.

How Jimmy Olsen First Met 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; Professor Crane; Jor-El; Lara; Baby Kal-El; Krypton; Krypto
Synopsis:
Jimmy tests a time machine and finds himself on old Krypton where he lands a job as baby Superman's babysitter. When he returns to his own time his memory of the trip is erased but the by now grown up Superman remembers all.
Reprints:

The Super-Monkey from Krypton! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Beppo the Super-Monkey (intro, origin); Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Superbaby
Synopsis:
Beppo the Kryptonian monkey comes to Earth as a stowaway in Kal-El's rocket, when he causes super mischief at the Kent's house, Superbaby Clark gets the blame.
Reprints:

The Sleeping Beauty from Krypton! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane [also as Rama]; Jor-El (flashback); Batman [also as Clark Kent]
Synopsis:
Lois poses as Rama, a survivor from Krypton, in order to find out Superman's secret identity. But after he reveals his identity, Superman realizes that Rama is really Lois and has to rely on the help of a friend to restore his double identity.
Reprints:
Keywords:
green kryptonite (flashback); Krypton (flashback)

The Super-Teacher from Krypton (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Lana Lang; Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback); a robot teacher from Krypton; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent
Synopsis:
Jor-El's robot teacher survives Krypton's explosion and arrives on Earth to teach Superboy how to use his super powers - but if he fails even one test, he must give up his career as a super hero.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton (flashback)

How Jimmy Olsen First Met Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Jor-El; Lara
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton

[Superman's Other Life!] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Futuro [Xan-Du]
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton

The Super-Teacher from Krypton! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; robot teacher from Krypton
Reprints:

The Man Who Destroyed Krypton! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Superman Family on Krypton!
    Superman
  2. 1. Table of Contents
    Superman
  3. 2. Krypton Lives On! [Superman's Other Life! part 1]
    Superman
  4. 3. Famous Old Krypton Stories
    Superman
  5. 4. Futuro, Super-Hero of Krypton! [Superman's Other Life! part 2]
    Superman
  6. 5. Glossary of Kryptonian Names
    Superman
  7. 6. The Superman of Two Worlds! [Superman's Other Life! part 3]
    Superman
  8. 7. Flag of Krypton
    Superman
  9. 8. The Man Who Destroyed Krypton
    Superboy
  10. 9. The Invasion of Krypton!
    Superboy
  11. 10. Superman Around the World!
    Superman
  12. 11. How Jimmy Olsen First Met Superman!
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
  13. 12. The Super-Monkey from Krypton!
    Superboy
  14. 13. The Sleeping Beauty from Krypton!
    Superman
  15. 14. The Super-Teacher from Krypton
    Superboy
  16. 15. How Jimmy Olsen First Met Superman!
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
  17. 16. [Superman's Other Life!]
    Superman
  18. 17. The Super-Teacher from Krypton!
    Superboy
  19. 18. The Man Who Destroyed Krypton!
    Superboy
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