(September-October 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:
Lois Lane

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04

The Man Who Wouldn't Quit (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
J. Wilbur Wolfingham (villain); Lois Lane

Indexer Notes

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

[The Bowling Alley Crimes] (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:
Steve Bard; Clark Kent; Perry White; Whitey (villain, introduction); Turk (villain, introduction); unnamed crook (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes, writer credit by Rich Morrissey and Martin O'Hearn

A Legend Comes True (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Burton Crowther (villain, introduction); Lois Lane

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04;

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Stumpy / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Phil Berube
Pencils:
Phil Berube
Inks:
Phil Berube
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Tin Badge (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Carter
Letters:
typeset

The Death of Clark Kent (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Ira Yarbrough
Inks:
Stan Kaye?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Pinky Redd (Villain, Introduction); Lois Lane
Synopsis:
When Clark Kent is "killed" in front of witnesses Superman adopts a new identity.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Inker credit by Bob Hughes 2004-12. Redone in Superman (DC, 1939 series) #127.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Man Who Wouldn't Quit
    Superman
  3. 2. [The Bowling Alley Crimes]
    Lois Lane
  4. 3. A Legend Comes True
    Superman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Stumpy
  6. 5. Tin Badge
  7. 6. The Death of Clark Kent
    Superman
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