(October 1965)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1965-08-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On sale date given in Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #124


The Ultimate Enemy! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Keywords:
Kryptonian flag; shields; swords

The Ultimate Enemy! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane (cameo); Jon Smatten; Hab-Rull (flashback); Jor-El (flashback)
Synopsis:
Superman fights a silent enemy clad in indestructible armor, which turns out to be made of Kryptonian metal.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton

["A lion! Run, Shorty!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shorty
Reprints:
Keywords:
lion

Are You a Litter-bug? (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Pete

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Mort Weisinger
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Steve Maurer; Jeffrey Ansel; Eb Simon; Tex McGrady; Donald Goodman; Frank Jenkins; Albert J. Sanowskis; Richard Staehle

Drang, the Destroyer! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl [also appears as Linda Danvers]; Dick Malverne; Fantasta; Kirol; Varr; Vintan; Drang [Dr. Supernatural]
Synopsis:
Supergirl is kidnapped and taken to the planet Gotha, where the Circle of Evil enlists her to fight the evil conqueror Drang.

Superman and Batman with Robin for the First Time (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman with Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan; Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #15

["Let's have six model plane kits..."] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Ultimate Enemy!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Ultimate Enemy!
    Superman
  3. 2. ["A lion! Run, Shorty!"]
    Shorty
  4. 3. Are You a Litter-bug?
    Little Pete
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  6. 5. Drang, the Destroyer!
    Supergirl
  7. 6. Superman and Batman with Robin for the First Time
    Superman and Batman with Robin
  8. 7. ["Let's have six model plane kits..."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
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