(August 1969)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Please Stop My Funeral! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
W-312

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl; Superman; Lana Lang; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Lois Lane; Lucy Lane
Reprints:
Keywords:
funeral

Please Stop My Funeral! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
W-315

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl; Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Batman; Robin; Perry White; Lucy Lane; Lois Lane; Comet; Streaky; Abraham Lincoln; Joan of Arc; Isaac Newton
Synopsis:
After triggering a self-destruct mechanism on a spacecraft, Supergirl finds herself watching her own funeral and then being involved in a strange mix of historical events.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Cathay; Flying Newsroom; funeral; Gettysburg Address; heat-vision; parallel world; Stanhope College; super-breath

Calling Members of the Mighty "i" Patrol (Table of Contents)

Iverson Bikes / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
George Barris (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic form for Iverson Bicycles. Stelber Industries, Elmhurst, N.Y.

["Batman [and] Superman invite you to get your free coupon here"] (Table of Contents)

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan; Ross Andru
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Batman (cameo); Superman (cameo); Wonder Woman (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Ad for Palisades Amusement Park, N.J., featuring discount coupons.

Nine Lives (Table of Contents)

Revell / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for Revell's Model-of-the-Month for June, the F4F-4 Wildcat plane. Revell, Inc., Venice, Calif. 90291.

Supergirl's Day of Danger! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
W-200

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl; Tony Walston; Vince Martell
Synopsis:
Supergirl participates in an experiment that goes awry. Tony Walston has Supergirl's invulnerability for 24 hours, but whatever harm befalls him is transferred to Supergirl, who temporarily isn't invulnerable.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ambulance; hospital; invulnerability; physic link; Stanhoope College; super-ventriloquism

New Matchbox King-Size Models of the Month (Table of Contents)

Matchbox / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for Matchbox King-size models: No. K-22, Dodge Charger and No. K-2, Scammel Heavy Wreck Truck. Fred Bronner Corporation, New York, NY 10010.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Supergirl's Super-Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
W-318

Characters:
Supergirl (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Letters from David Blake; Allen Thorne; John Hughes; Susan Jennings; Edna Lewis; Lester Hancock; and Jane Evens.

Summer-time Begins with... (Table of Contents)

Swing with Scooter / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Scooter

Indexer Notes

Promo for Swing with Scooter #20, "on sale June 10th," with cover depicted.

Who are the Gorgeous Girls in the Life of Jimmy Olsen? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Jimmy Olsen

Indexer Notes

Promo for Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #122, "on sale June 19," with cover depicted.

Danger by Deputy [Supergirl's Day of Danger!] (Part II) (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Supergirl; Tommy Walston; Vince Martell
Synopsis:
Supergirl finds Tommy, who has been captured by racketeer Vince Martell, and must keep Tommy safe from Martell's death traps in order to save her own life.
Keywords:
death traps; invulnerability; maze; super-breath; telescopic vision

["Snared by the Masquerader and the worst..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Batman

Indexer Notes

Promo for Detective Comics #390, "on sale June 26," with cover depicted.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Please Stop My Funeral!
    Supergirl
  2. 1. Please Stop My Funeral!
    Supergirl
  3. 2. Calling Members of the Mighty "i" Patrol
    Iverson Bikes
  4. 3. ["Batman [and] Superman invite you to get your free coupon here"]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  5. 4. Nine Lives
    Revell
  6. 5. Supergirl's Day of Danger!
    Supergirl
  7. 6. New Matchbox King-Size Models of the Month
    Matchbox
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Supergirl's Super-Mail
  9. 8. Summer-time Begins with...
    Swing with Scooter
  10. 9. Who are the Gorgeous Girls in the Life of Jimmy Olsen?
    Jimmy Olsen
  11. 10. Danger by Deputy [Supergirl's Day of Danger!] (Part II)
    Supergirl
  12. 11. ["Snared by the Masquerader and the worst..."]
    Detective Comics
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