(February 1966)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Mar., Sept. and Dec., (semi-monthly, Jan.)
On-sale date:
1965-12-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger; E. Nelson Bridwell (Assistant Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #183, 187, 193, 197, 202, 207, 212, 217, 222, 227, 245, 252, 272, 278, 284)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Copyright © 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.


The Demon Under the Red Sun! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints:

The Demon Under the Red Sun! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Chief Thongarr (intro, villain); Jaymarr (intro); Themis (intro)
Reprints:

The Invisible Handicap! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
The class get a lesson on not making fun of those who are different.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

[Metropolis Mailbag] (Table of Contents)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1.67 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Tawn Jarvis, Robert Lord Keyes, Skip Jackman, Michael Arden, Chris Etting, Mack Fergerson, A. Nono, Mitch Theophila II, Wayne Booth, Jerry Levitan, Ross Peterson and Tommy Miller.

The Secrets of the Fortress of Solitude (Table of Contents)

Superman / character profile / 2.33 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Wayne Boring
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Fortress of Solitude; Batman [Earth-1] (statue); Robin [Earth-1] (statue); Jor-El (statue); Lara (statue); Krypton (statue); Lois Lane (statue); Perry White (statue); Jimmy Olsen (statue); Jonathan Kent (statue); Martha Kent (statue); Supergirl (statue); Kandor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Profile begins on second page of Metropolis Mailbag.
Possibly a reprint.

The Test of the Talisman [part 2] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Chief Thongarr (villain); Jaymarr; Themis; Superman; Jimmy Olsen (cameo); Batarang (cameo)
Reprints:

["Let's walk home this way, Dad!"] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6353

Genre:
Humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Demon Under the Red Sun!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Demon Under the Red Sun!
    Superman
  3. 2. The Invisible Handicap!
  4. 3. [Metropolis Mailbag]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  5. 4. The Secrets of the Fortress of Solitude
    Superman
  6. 5. The Test of the Talisman [part 2]
    Superman
  7. 6. ["Let's walk home this way, Dad!"]
    Cap's Hobby Center
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