(January 1964)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
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.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Copyright 1963 by National Periodical Publications, Inc.


The Surrender of Superboy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Krypto

The Surrender of Superboy! Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Lana Lang; Prof. Lewis Lang; Chief Douglas Parker; "Trigger" Hawks (villain)
Synopsis:
Lana Lang is affected by the scent of a mysterious plant which causes her to hate Superboy. In order to humiliate him she summons various historical figures from the past using a magical mask. Superboy has to enlist the help of Lana's father, Prof. Lang, to break the spell and prevent her uncovering his secret identity.
Reprints:

Part II The Revenge of Lana Lang! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Krypto

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Claude Diamond, Denise DeFroscia, Pauline Andrews, Jack Burke, Laura Koppelman, Georgia Drake, Brian Melton and Kirk Duval.

["I'll be down in a jiffy, Vic!"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Varsity Vic
Reprints:

The Super-Runt of Steel! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Pee Wee Ragan (villain); Professor Sardon (villain); Hack Barton (villain)
Reprints:

["They seem to be having trouble."] (Table of Contents)

Super-Turtle / 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; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters:
Super-Turtle
Synopsis:
Super-Turtle brings an important message up to an astronaut: "Your wife had a baby boy".
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Surrender of Superboy!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Surrender of Superboy! Part 1
    Superboy
  3. 2. Part II The Revenge of Lana Lang!
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  5. 4. ["I'll be down in a jiffy, Vic!"]
    Varsity Vic
  6. 5. The Super-Runt of Steel!
    Superboy
  7. 6. ["They seem to be having trouble."]
    Super-Turtle
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • John Censullo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gordon Davie
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes