(December 1967)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly; (semi-monthly, Mar.)
On-sale date:
1967-10-31
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 Kryptonite Rumble! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Keywords:
green kryptonite; motorcycle gangs

Why Fight? Read All Three!! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner ?
Inks:
Bob Oksner ?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Scooter; Stanley Dover; Spot

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; house ad for Bob Hope (DC, 1950 series), Swing with Scooter (DC, 1966 series), and The Fox and the Crow (DC, 1952 series) [starring Stanley and His Monster]

The Kryptonite Rumble! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Annihilator; Pocketbook Pete [Annihilator Jr.]; President Lyndon Baines Johnson
Synopsis:
The Annihilator's sidekick, Pocketbook Pete, swallows Kryptonian explosives, gains super-explosive power and appoints himself President, you squares!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Green Kryptonite; Mount Rushmore; Statue of Liberty; Washington DC; Washington Monument; White House

[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 Clay Corey; Camille Kurz; Clem Zipp Jr.; Frank Mitchell; Melody Brown; K. DeBlasio; Marie Alece Annala; Lee Sandlin; Alexandra Bethune

["Joe, where are you going?"] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Jerry Lewis / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff; Neal Adams
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff; Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff; ?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Adventures of Jerry Lewis (DC, 1957 series) #104, contained in a Boltinoff humor strip

Supergirl's Secret Marriage! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl; Joaquin Jarl [Veena]; Thal
Synopsis:
A jealous alien female, disguised as a male, fakes a marriage with Supergirl (who has temporary amnesia from green kryptonite) so that her monitoring boyfriend will get over his obsession with Supergirl. Supergirl's tip-off: the alien put her arms around Supergirl's neck, rather than her waist or shoulders, when kissing. It was pretty game of Supergirl to play along until she could figure it out...
Reprints:
Keywords:
Green Kryptonite

Bad News! (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman (DC, 1939 series) #202 [80 Page Giant #G-42], on sale October 17

["There! My model ship is finished."] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6583

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Norman Jacobs of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Kryptonite Rumble!
    Superman
  2. 1. Why Fight? Read All Three!!
  3. 2. The Kryptonite Rumble!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  5. 4. ["Joe, where are you going?"]
    The Adventures of Jerry Lewis
  6. 5. Supergirl's Secret Marriage!
    Supergirl
  7. 6. Bad News!
    Superman
  8. 7. ["There! My model ship is finished."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
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