(July 1962)

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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 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 / 13 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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Smallville Mailsack / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Arnold Secrest, Bob Birnberg, John Santino, Jr., Marvin Sandler, Jay Means, Jack Smathers, Mary Lou Guillen, Patsy Revere, Richard Haydu and "Bits of Bizarro Business" from dozens of readers.

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

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 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 / 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:
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. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  4. 3. ["There! I got out of the handcuffs!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  5. 4. Bizarro Goes Sane!
    Tales of the Bizarro World
  6. 5. Be A Good Citizen!
    Superman
  7. 6. ["Pete, will you watch little Archie for me..."]
    Little Pete
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  • Pat Lang
  • Mark Waid
  • Sidne Gail Ward
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ted Watson
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  • Mike Nielsen
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