(May-June 1946)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth; Jack Schiff (Assistant Editor, uncredited); Mort Weisinger (Assistant Editor, uncredited)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
George Roussos?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Mr. Mxyztplk; Susie Thompkins
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04

The Mxyztplk-Susie Alliance (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Ira Yarbrough
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Mr. Mxyztplk (villain); Susie Tompkins; Lois Lane; Zrfff; Daily Planet Building
Synopsis:
Lois thinks Superman is making Susie's fibs come true again, but Susie is actually telling the truth about things Mr. Mxyztplk is doing. Superman prevents any real damage from Mr. Mxyztplk's tricks until he can get him to say his name backwards and return to his own dimension.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04, writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

There Is No Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Ira Yarbrough
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Professor Walter Whiffensniff (intro); Flatnose Flannigan (intro, villain); Perry White; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
A noted Professor believes that Superman is scientifically impossible and therefore must be a hoax.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Based on a daily newspaper sequence by Alvin Schwartz.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jasper / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Lit-Win
Pencils:
Lit-Win
Inks:
Lit-Win
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

One In a Million (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Blaney
Letters:
typeset

[The Silken Mystery] (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Sam Citron
Inks:
Stan Kaye?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman (as Clark Kent); Steve Bard; Johnny Roberts (intro)

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Richard Morrissey, inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04

A Modern Marco Polo (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Ira Yarbrough
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Kublai Khan (intro); Mai-Lin (Khan's daughter); Bonzac (intro, villain); Garjnok (intro, villain); Perry White; Lois Lane

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Mxyztplk-Susie Alliance
    Superman
  3. 2. There Is No Superman
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Jasper
  5. 4. One In a Million
  6. 5. [The Silken Mystery]
    Lois Lane
  7. 6. A Modern Marco Polo
    Superman
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