(July 1962)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical 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

The Fat Superboy (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang
Reprints:

The Fat Boy of Steel (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Chief Parker; Pete Ross; Krypto
Synopsis:
Fatness epidemic strikes Smallville, red K does same to Superboy.

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Martin O'Hearn. Story is a re-hash of Superboy 24.

["There! I got out of the handcuffs!"] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Can't escape doing dishes
Reprints:

Bizarro Goes Sane (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Bizarro World / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Bizarro Lois; Bizarro Jr.; Bizarro Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Bizarro has to prove he's "sane" in order to get out of the Bizarro insane asylum.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Be A Good Citizen (Table of Contents)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

["Pete, will you watch Little Archie for me!] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Hangs Little Archie on clothesline after he falls in
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Fat Superboy
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Fat Boy of Steel
    Superboy
  3. 2. ["There! I got out of the handcuffs!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  4. 3. Bizarro Goes Sane
    Tales of the Bizarro World
  5. 4. Be A Good Citizen
    Superman
  6. 5. ["Pete, will you watch Little Archie for me!]
    Little Pete
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Bob Cherry
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
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  • Michael Grabois
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Pat Lang
  • Mark Waid
  • Sidne Gail Ward
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ted Watson
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
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