(August 1966)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly (semi-monthly March)
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; E. Nelson Bridwell (Assistant Editor)
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

The Power of the Parasite! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; the Parasite [Raymond Jensen]
Reprints:

Power of the Parasite! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Parasite [Raymond Jensen] (origin); Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis:
Exposed to radioactive waste, lab worker Jensen becomes the Parasite, who has the ability to absorb energy from all living beings, including Superman.
Reprints:

Introducing Jimmy Olsen (Table of Contents)

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #95 [80 Page Giant #G-25], on sale June 14

["With Best Wishes from your Super-Pal -- Superman"] (Table of Contents)

Superman / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
2 page pin up

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by John Bowman; Marc Ehrlich; James Fluhart; Nancy DeAngelis; Jason Guthrie; Jeff Bradley; Guy Martin; James Chiampas; Len Bascome; Robert Conover; Mel Chester.
Clark Kent's Social Security number is given as 092-09-6616

The Supergirl Identity Hunt! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl [also appears as Linda Danvers]; Superman; Dick Malverne; Philip Raines; Fact Finder; Susan Meadows; Mrs. Hart; Jerry Hawes; Elaine Sterling; Ethel Harris; Janice Tyler; Sally King; Dr. Small
Synopsis:
The Fact Finder, a professional blackmailer, has deduced that Supergirl was once associated with the Midvale Orphanago, and he uses the opportunity of a reunion there to try and figure out her secret identity.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Green Kryptonite; Midvale Orphanage
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Power of the Parasite!
    Superman
  2. 1. Power of the Parasite!
    Superman
  3. 2. Introducing Jimmy Olsen
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. ["With Best Wishes from your Super-Pal -- Superman"]
    Superman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  6. 5. The Supergirl Identity Hunt!
    Supergirl
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