(September 1938)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Leo E. O'Mealia
Inks:
Leo E. O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
Keywords:
Royal Canadian Mounted Police

[Superman Plays Football] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12.75 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel [as Jerome Siegel] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Shuster (signed)
Inks:
Joe Shuster (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Tommy Burke; Mary; Coach Randall (villain)
Synopsis:
Overhearing a crooked college football coach at Dale University plotting to populate his team with thugs to defeat rival Cordell University, Superman impersonates a football player from Cordell to straighten out the situation out.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Clark works for the Evening News in this story. Superman wears blue boots. Modified synopsis added by Craig Delich 8-5-08.

Acquiring Super-Strength (Table of Contents)

Acquiring Super-Strength / activity / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chuck Dawson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Homer Fleming [as H. Fleming] (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming [as H. Fleming] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Chuck Dawson

The All-Star Athlete (Table of Contents)

Pep Morgan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer [as Gene Baxter] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer [as Gene Baxter] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Pep Morgan

Indexer Notes

Writer credit added by Craig Delich 8-9-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bad Bill and The Menace of the Hills / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger] (signed)
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger] (signed)
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bad Bill

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Adventures of Marco Polo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sven Elven (signed)
Inks:
Sven Elven (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Svden Elven

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Marco Polo

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 8-5-08.

Legion Loyalty (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Captain Frank Thomas (signed)
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Sealed City [Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Tex Thomson / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Fitch ?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bernard Baily

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Tex Thomson

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 8-5-08.

[Brady's Revenge] (Table of Contents)

Scoop Scanlon, Five Star Reporter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Ely (signed)
Inks:
Will Ely (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Scoop Scanlon

[The Protection Racket] (Table of Contents)

Inspector Donald and Bobby / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leo E. O'Mealia
Inks:
Leo E. O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Inspector Donald; Bobby

The Night Club Murder (Table of Contents)

Zatara Master Magician / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Guardineer
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Zatara; Tong

Thrills (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [Superman Plays Football]
    Superman
  3. 2. Acquiring Super-Strength
    Acquiring Super-Strength
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Chuck Dawson
  5. 4. The All-Star Athlete
    Pep Morgan
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Bad Bill and The Menace of the Hills
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Adventures of Marco Polo
  8. 7. Legion Loyalty
  9. 8. Sealed City [Part 3]
    Tex Thomson
  10. 9. [Brady's Revenge]
    Scoop Scanlon, Five Star Reporter
  11. 10. [The Protection Racket]
    Inspector Donald and Bobby
  12. 11. The Night Club Murder
    Zatara Master Magician
  13. 12. Thrills
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