(November 1967)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly (semi-monthly March)
On-sale date:
1967-09-28
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

Son of the Annihilator! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Annihilator
Reprints:
Keywords:
motorcycle gangs; United States Capitol

The Son of the Annihilator! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Annihilator [Karl Keller]; Perry White; Pocketbook Pete; President Lyndon Baines Johnson
Synopsis:
The Annihilator wants to set up a secret identity like Superman, so he "adopts" Pocketbook Pete, a young hoodlum, who decides to use the Annihilator's Kruptonian chemicals to give himself super-powers also.
Keywords:
Washington DC; Washington Monument; White House

Never Too Late... to Get on the Bomba Trail! (Table of Contents)

Bomba the Jungle Boy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

house ad for Bomba the Jungle Boy (DC, 1967 series) #1, on sale September 12

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan (logo illustration)
Inks:
George Klein (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Dan Dias; Jeff Mazo; Ophelia G. Ortiz; Lois Humburd; Eddie Newton; Bob Muschal; Patricia McKay

The Girl of Straw! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl [also appears as Linda Danvers]; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Dick Malverne; Comet; Mrs. Hart; Zor-El (flashback)
Synopsis:
Supergirl worries when she discovers that she is losing her super-powers.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Argo City; Midvale Orphanage

The Winning Number Is 3! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #58 [80 Page Giant #G-41], on sale September 21

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert; Neal Adams
Inks:
Joe Kubert; Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

listing of DC comics on sale the first week of October 1967; includes cover art for Our Army at War (DC, 1952 series) #187 and The Adventures of Bob Hope (DC, 1950 series) #108

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Son of the Annihilator!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Son of the Annihilator!
    Superman
  3. 2. Never Too Late... to Get on the Bomba Trail!
    Bomba the Jungle Boy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  5. 4. The Girl of Straw!
    Supergirl
  6. 5. The Winning Number Is 3!
    Justice League of America
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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