(June 1966)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Mar., Sept. and Dec. (semi-monthly, Jan.)
On-sale date:
1966-04-14
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
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

Also designated on cover as 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #G23 and as G-23 on indicia page.


Superman's Inner Sanctum! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

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

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Jor-El
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude

Superman's Fortresses of Solitude! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Anti-Superman Gang (villains); Mars-Ol; Ra-Ho; Lois Lane (statue); Jimmy Olsen (statue); Jor-El (statue); Perry White (statue); Martha Kent (statue); Lori Lemaris (statue); Urko the Terrible (flashback)
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

The Boy in the Bottle! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Van-Zee; Sylvia; Lili; Lyle; Lucy Lane; Lona Lemais
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

Tales of the Imitation Fortresses (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Keywords:
Fortress of Bizarro; Fortress of Crowds; Fortress of Marvels (pictures); Hyper-Man's Fortress of Solitude; Krypto's Doghouse of Solitude (pictures); Luthor's Lair; Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude; Superman of the 30th Century's Fortress of Solitude

Indexer Notes

history of "other" Fortresses of Solitude

Superman's Hall of Trophies! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Superman's Hall of Trophies! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Prankster (statue); Stefan Andriessen; Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints:
Keywords:
Superman Museum

A Look at Superman's First Fortress from the 1942 Story "Muscles for Sale!" (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude

Three Nights in the Fortress of Solitude! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Jor-El (statue); Lara (statue)
Synopsis:
Lois spends three nights in the Fortress of Solitude.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude

Superman's Undersea Kingdom! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:

The Super-Merman of the Sea (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Vul-Kor; Lya-La
Synopsis:
Superman pretends to join forces with underwater-dwelling aliens in order to trick them into believing Earth's seas are too salty for them.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Superman's Underwater Fortress of Solitude

The Land of One Million Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Land of a Million Supermen (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Borgonia; Lois Lane; Torm (villain)
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superman's Inner Sanctum!
    Superman
  2. 1. Secrets of the Fortress of Solitude!
    Superman
  3. 2. Superman's Fortresses of Solitude!
    Superman
  4. 3. The Boy in the Bottle!
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  5. 4. Tales of the Imitation Fortresses
  6. 5. Superman's Hall of Trophies!
    Superman
  7. 6. Superman's Hall of Trophies!
    Superman
  8. 7. A Look at Superman's First Fortress from the 1942 Story "Muscles for Sale!"
    Superman
  9. 8. Three Nights in the Fortress of Solitude!
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  10. 9. Superman's Undersea Kingdom!
    Superman
  11. 10. The Super-Merman of the Sea
    Superman
  12. 11. The Land of One Million Superman!
    Superman
  13. 12. The Land of a Million Supermen
    Superman
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