(May-June 1970)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of Feb, Aug and Nov
On-sale date:
1970-04-14
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
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Also designated on cover as Giant (DC, 1969 series) #G71 and as G-71 on indicia page.


Superboy's Red-Letter Days (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [also appears as Clark Kent]; Krypto; Lana Lang; Lois Lane

The Super-Dog from Krypton! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Krypto; Jonathan Kent; Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback); Lana Lang
Synopsis:
A super-powerful dog arrives in Smallville in a rocket complete with written records proving that he is baby Kal-El's puppy who Jor-El used as a test animal when developing his space rockets. Though happy to be reunited with his dog, Superboy needs to make sure that Krypto does not give away his secret identity several times before Krypto leaves for a romp in space.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inks credit from Bob Hughes, August 2005

Superboy's Last Day (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints:

The Girl Who Saw the Future Superboy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Krypto
Reprints:

The Phantom Superboy (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 13.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Lana Lang; Jonathan Kent; Prof. Lang; Dr. Xadu; General Zod; Krypto; Martha Kent; Clark Kent robot; Phantom Zone
Synopsis:
After Professor Lang finds a box of Kryptonian weapons, Superboy is accidentally projected into the Phantom Zone, the place where Kryptonian criminals were exiled. But using mental telepathy he activates an electric typewriter and tells Pa Kent how to free him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Introduction of the Phantom Zone and General Zod

The Death of Ma and Pa Kent (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original title: "The Last Days of Ma and Pa Kent."

Ma & Pa Kent heads modified to reflect the current younger versions.

Superboy's Time Trips (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Origin of the Superboy Revenge Squad (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Phantom Zone Criminals (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superboy's Red-Letter Days
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Super-Dog from Krypton!
    Superboy
  3. 2. Superboy's Last Day
    Superboy
  4. 3. The Girl Who Saw the Future Superboy!
    Superboy
  5. 4. The Phantom Superboy
    Superboy
  6. 5. The Death of Ma and Pa Kent
    Superman
  7. 6. Superboy's Time Trips
  8. 7. The Origin of the Superboy Revenge Squad
  9. 8. The Phantom Zone Criminals
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes