(July-August 1946)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Superman, Inc.
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
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04

Too Many Pranksters (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Pete Riss
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; The Prankster (villain); Lois Lane; Perry White

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04; writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.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.

["Help Help!! Bozo's escaping!"] (Table of Contents)

Pepsi the Pepsi Cola Cop / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Graham Hunter (signed)
Inks:
Graham Hunter (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

George Case (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
sports
Characters:
George Case

Indexer Notes

signed but illegible.

Clark Kent's Bodyguard (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Pete Riss
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman (Clark Kent); Pat Malarkey (introduction); Lois Lane; Perry White; Mike Ixnay

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04; writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.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.

Joe Fell Apart in the Stretch Until... (Table of Contents)

P. F. ; B.F. Goodrich / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel ?
Inks:
Creig Flessel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

Quiet Please (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

Report Card (Table of Contents)

Little Barney / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Phil Berube (signed)
Pencils:
Phil Berube (Signed)
Inks:
Phil Berube
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Gun Duel (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Carter
Letters:
typeset

["Gosh! I can't read a word of this letter."] (Table of Contents)

Daffy and Doodle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Not Much Around Yet But Mighty Good (Table of Contents)

Fleer Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson
Inks:
Ray Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

A Modern Alice in Wonderland (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Pete Riss
Inks:
Stan Kaye ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Alice Neal (introduction); Lois Lane; The Mad Hatter; The Door Mouse; The March Hare; Rufe
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Martin O'Hearn, inker credit 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.

How Thom McAn Stopped the Runaway Steam Roller (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos ?
Inks:
George Roussos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Too Many Pranksters
    Superman
  3. 2. ["Help Help!! Bozo's escaping!"]
    Pepsi the Pepsi Cola Cop
  4. 3. George Case
    Wheaties
  5. 4. Clark Kent's Bodyguard
    Superman
  6. 5. Joe Fell Apart in the Stretch Until...
    P. F. ; B.F. Goodrich
  7. 6. Quiet Please
    Chief Hot Foot
  8. 7. Report Card
    Little Barney
  9. 8. Gun Duel
  10. 9. ["Gosh! I can't read a word of this letter."]
    Daffy and Doodle
  11. 10. Not Much Around Yet But Mighty Good
    Fleer Dubble Bubble Gum
  12. 11. A Modern Alice in Wonderland
    Superman
  13. 12. How Thom McAn Stopped the Runaway Steam Roller
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