(December 1967-January 1968)

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:
1967-10-17
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

Also designated on cover as 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #G42 and as G-42 on indicia page.


Tales of the Bizarro World! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Bizarro World; Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bizarro #1; Bizarro World; Bizarro-Perry White; Bizarro-Krypto; Bizarro-Jr.; Bizarro-Lois
Synopsis:
Bizarro No. 1 and Bizarro World, surrounded by vignettes

The Shame of the Bizarro Family! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Bizarro World / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Bizarro No. 1; Bizarro Lois No. 1; Bizarro Junior No. 1; Superboy; Krypto
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bizarro World; green kryptonite

Bizarro's Amazing Buddies! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Bizarro World / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Bizarro No. 1; Bizarro Lois No. 1; Bizarro Junior No. 1; Mary Shelly; Titano
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bizarro World; green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

2 pages from original removed.

Bizarro's Secret Identity! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Bizarro World / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Bizarro No. 1; Bizarro Lois No. 1; Bizarro Junior No. 1; Bizarro-Kltpzyxm; Stupor-Woman; Bizarro Perry White; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Bizarro Clark Kent; Bizarro Jimmy Olsen
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bizarro World

Bizarro Meets Frankenstein! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Bizarro #1 (guest star); Bizarro-Lois #1 (guest star); Bizarro-Jr. #1 (guest star); Bizarro-Lois Jr. #1 (intro); The Abominable Snowman (intro, cameo); Bizarro World; Charlie Chaplin (cameo; image on TV); an actor (as Frankenstein's Monster)
Synopsis:
After seeing an Earth program claiming that Frankenstein was the scariest monster, Bizarro #1 travels to Earth to prove that he is scarier than Frankenstein.
Reprints:

The Bizarro Invasion of Earth! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bizarros (villains); Bizarro No. 1; Superman; Lois Lane; Clark Kent; Perry White
Reprints:

The Bizarro Perfect Crimes! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Bizarro World / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Bizarro kidnapper (villain); Bizarro No. 1; Bizarro Lois No. 1; Bizarro Junior No. 1; Happy Joe; Superman
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bizarro World

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bits of Bizarro Business / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Readers' ideas about life on Bizarro World from the letter columns from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #285-299.

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Bizarro Creates a Monster! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Bizarro World / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Bizarro Lois Lane; Bizarro Lana Lang; Bizarro Lucy Lane; Bizarro No. 1; Bizarro Kltpzyxm; Sapollo
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bizarro World
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Tales of the Bizarro World!
    Tales of the Bizarro World; Superman
  2. 1. The Shame of the Bizarro Family!
    Tales of the Bizarro World
  3. 2. Bizarro's Amazing Buddies!
    Tales of the Bizarro World
  4. 3. Bizarro's Secret Identity!
    Tales of the Bizarro World
  5. 4. Bizarro Meets Frankenstein!
    Superman
  6. 5. The Bizarro Invasion of Earth!
    Superman
  7. 6. The Bizarro Perfect Crimes!
    Tales of the Bizarro World
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Bits of Bizarro Business
  9. 8. [untitled]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  10. 9. Bizarro Creates a Monster!
    Tales of the Bizarro World
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