(July 1963)

DC, 1949 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
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.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Superboy's Greatest Hoax! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Krypto; Pete Ross

The Great Superboy Hoax! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

The Ordeal of Pete Ross! [The Great Superboy Hoax! Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

The Lair of Brainiac! (Table of Contents)

Superboy; An Untold Story of Superbaby / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superbaby [Clark Kent]; Superboy [Clark Kent]; Brainiac; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Krypto (Cameo); Tagor; Renlo; Koko (Brainiac's pet); Jor-El (Cameo); Lara (Cameo)
Synopsis:
Brainiac kidnaps baby Kal-El intending to blackmail Jor-El into turning over one of his inventions, but under a yellow sun baby Kal-El gains super-powers and proves more than Brainiac can handle.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Mind Prober Ray story. Brainiac mentions that his home planet is Bryak, and that its population was wiped out by a plague. An editor's note says that Brainiac has a 200-year lifespan.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Peg / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superboy's Greatest Hoax!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Great Superboy Hoax!
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Ordeal of Pete Ross! [The Great Superboy Hoax! Part 2]
    Superboy
  4. 3. The Lair of Brainiac!
    Superboy; An Untold Story of Superbaby
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Peg
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