(April 1969)

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 Big Forget! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; statues of Jor-El; statues of Lara

The Big Forget! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Agent Zero Zero; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Batman
Synopsis:
Superman accidentally stumbles on his true secret identity, Clark Kent, and captures the spy who had assumed Clark's identity. Batman tells him the location of his Fortress of Solitude, where he finds the surprising cure for his amnesia.
Reprints:
Keywords:
amnesia; Bizarros; Fortress of Solitude

The Daring Giant - The Classic Giant (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Neal Adams; Ross Andru
Inks:
Nick Cardy; Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #3 and The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #187 [80 Page Giant #58], both on sale February 13

[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 R. L. Thomas; Eric Hayden; James A. Lumbis; Leonard Philip Zinna; Marty Myrta; Steve Rettop; Mike Wakeland

The Woman Who Hated Supergirl! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
W-116

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl [also appears as Linda Danvers]; Marla Alexander; Tony Alexander
Synopsis:
Supergirl helps Dr. Alexander advance her career in astronomy by taking her into outer space to observe a distant nebula, but a cosmic accident changes everything.
Reprints:
Keywords:
astronomy; Stanhope College

["Let me show you how easily this vacuum cleaner works..."] (Table of Contents)

Ollie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
3089

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ollie
Reprints:

Incredible? Yes! Impossible? No! (Table of Contents)

Batman; Teen Titans / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irv Novick; Neal Adams
Inks:
Irv Novick; Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Detective Comics (DC, 1938 series) #387 and The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #83, both on sale February 27

Sargon the Sorcerer (#6) (Table of Contents)

Fact File / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Sargon

Indexer Notes

hero history

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Big Forget!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Big Forget!
    Superman
  3. 2. The Daring Giant - The Classic Giant
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  5. 4. The Woman Who Hated Supergirl!
    Supergirl
  6. 5. ["Let me show you how easily this vacuum cleaner works..."]
    Ollie
  7. 6. Incredible? Yes! Impossible? No!
    Batman; Teen Titans
  8. 7. Sargon the Sorcerer (#6)
    Fact File
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