(December 1964)

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

The Menace of Superboy's Father! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan; John Forte (inset only)
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Jonathan Kent
Reprints:
Keywords:
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Last non-Legion cover during their run in Adventure

Children of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article relates how sub-standard conditions affect children in the world and quotes the "UN Declaration Of The Rights Of A Child."

The Lone Wolf Legionnaire! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milton Snapinn

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Sun Boy; Light Lass; Chameleon Boy; Cosmic Boy; Matter-Eater Lad; Saturn Girl; Superboy; Mon-El; Ultra Boy; Lightning Lad; Brainiac 5]; Lone Wolf
Synopsis:
While investigating robberies on Zoon, the Legionnaires extend an invitation of membership to Lone Wolf, but he refuses. When Lone Wolf reveals that he refused membership because he is an android, but the Legion discovers he is not what he thinks.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In two parts: Part I (not with separate title) & Part II "The Youth Who Wasn't Human!"; Lone Wolf later returns to the Legion as Timber Wolf.

["Does your mother allow you to eat so much pie, young man?"] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop
Synopsis:
Casey talks to a kid eating pie and finds out he's eating a neighbor's pie.

["It was a neat movie, Vic."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Varsity Vic
Synopsis:
When it starts to rain, Vic asks a taxi driver for the bus schedule.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jeremy Klein, Lynn Miller, Robert Cohn, Sandra Fleehart, Joe Shaw, Ned Snively

The Menace of Superboy's Father! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Dad Kent's Delusions"

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Menace of Superboy's Father!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Children of Tomorrow!
  3. 2. The Lone Wolf Legionnaire!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. ["Does your mother allow you to eat so much pie, young man?"]
    Casey the Cop
  5. 4. ["It was a neat movie, Vic."]
    Varsity Vic
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  7. 6. The Menace of Superboy's Father!
    Superboy
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