(December 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 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

Issue Notes

Letter from Paul Gambaccini in this issue.


The Man Who Hunted Superboy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lord Hawke
Keywords:
kryptonite

The Man Who Hunted Superboy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 13.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lord Hawke; Princess Zorina; Prince Mark; Lana Lang
Synopsis:
Superboy helps his physical double, the Prince of Sardonia, foil a potential usurper to the throne
Reprints:
Keywords:
kryptonite

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Smallville Mailsack / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Paul Gambaccini, Enoch Spears, Steven Martin, Michael Jona, Jeff Stonehill, Eve Remsen, Ray P. Masaitis.

["Gosh, all those letters."] (Table of Contents)

Honey in Hollywood / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Honey in Hollywood
Synopsis:
Honey writes fan letters to herself to get the attention of a studio.

["Golly, it looks like snow!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Editing:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Pete
Synopsis:
School is cancelled due to snow, but Little Pete has to shovel snow.

The Fantastic Spy! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Lightning Lad; Brainiac 5; Matter-Eater Lad; Bouncing Boy; Chameleon Boy; Shrinking Violet; Superboy]; Dr. Landro
Synopsis:
The newest Legionnaire, Matter-Eater Lad, is accused of being a spy.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

intro & origin Matter-Eater Lad, joins the Legion; Legion next appears in Action Comics 298.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Man Who Hunted Superboy!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Man Who Hunted Superboy!
    Superboy
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  4. 3. ["Gosh, all those letters."]
    Honey in Hollywood
  5. 4. ["Golly, it looks like snow!"]
    Little Pete
  6. 5. The Fantastic Spy!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
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