(October 1971)

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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly (semi-monthly June, Dec.)
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
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

Who Is the Mystery Woman That Captured Superman's Heart... and Soul? (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-938

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Rija
Synopsis:
Superman and Rija in passionate embrace
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007]

The Starry-Eyed Siren of Space! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-883

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Kond; Rija
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

No villain.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-942

Indexer Notes

letters page

The Death-Trails of Krypton! (Table of Contents)

The Fabulous World of Krypton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-890

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
unnamed mass murderer (villain); Dol-Nd; Krypton
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Famous First Issues! of the "Superman Family"! (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-948

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprints covers of Superman #1, Superboy #1, Jimmy Olsen #1, Lois Lane #1; vignettes

The Battle of the Atoms! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Pete Riss
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-932

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor (villain); Superman; Clark Kent; Lois Lane; Nick Biggins; Slug Rickey; Vannie Winkler; Perry White
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Supressed by the war department. Writer id by Martin O'Hearn, inker id by Bob Hughes 12/04.Previously credited to Sam Citron. Based on Martin O’Hearns blog:
http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/04/millie-model-by-ken-bald-and-pe...,
http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/03/pete-riss-mahunter.html, and
http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2012/03/superman-riss-or-citron.html, and comparing this story
to Citron’s known work on Classics Illustrated 10 [HRN 140] and the DC Mr. District Attorney series, this art credit has been changed to Pete Riss.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metropolis Mailbag Extra / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-943

Indexer Notes

letters page

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Who Is the Mystery Woman That Captured Superman's Heart... and Soul?
    Superman
  2. 1. The Starry-Eyed Siren of Space!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  4. 3. The Death-Trails of Krypton!
    The Fabulous World of Krypton
  5. 4. Famous First Issues! of the "Superman Family"!
  6. 5. The Battle of the Atoms!
    Superman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag Extra
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Dwayne Best
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Rivard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross
  • Ed Boner