(August 1946)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Stan Kaye
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Bob Hughes (June, 2005).

The Sky is the Limit! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron [as Jerry Siegel] (signed)
Pencils:
John Sikela [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks:
John Sikela [as Joe Shuster] (signed))
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Hoke (villain); Pedro (villain)
Synopsis:
Clark and his pals are invited in to view and then fly some very unusual kites, invented by a man named Hoke. However, it's Superboy who discovers unusual mechanisms in the kites that leads him to believe the kites are anything but innocent play things.....and he's right: they are being used by a ingenious counterfeiting ring.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inker identification by Bob Hughes (June, 2005).

'Ware Water (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
? (not Cazeneuve's usual letterer)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Black Jack (villain)

The Nightmare of Nicholas Norwich (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Nicholas Norwich

Magic and the Mobster (Table of Contents)

Shining Knight / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chuck Winter
Inks:
Chuck Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Shining Knight [Sir Justin]; Merlin (who time travels to 1946)

Green Arrow, Junior (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Bob Tilden; The Brain (villain)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Sky is the Limit!
    Superboy
  3. 2. 'Ware Water
    Aquaman
  4. 3. The Nightmare of Nicholas Norwich
    Johnny Quick
  5. 4. Magic and the Mobster
    Shining Knight
  6. 5. Green Arrow, Junior
    Green Arrow
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