(January-February 1947)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
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

Issue Notes

Last issue published by Superman, Inc.; some stories would continue to be copyrighted by Superman, Inc. until the 1960's.


Playthings of Peril (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Toyman

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04

Playthings of Peril (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Ira Yarbrough
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Villain: The Toyman; Lois Lane

Indexer Notes

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

The Men Who Didn't Die On Time (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Villain: Samuel C. Owens (Intro); Lois Lane; Joe Swift (intro)

Indexer Notes

credits by Bob Hughes 12/04

Sky Ride (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mel Terret
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daffy and Doodle / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Shakespeare's Ghost Writer (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Ira Yarbrough
Inks:
George Roussos?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
William Shakespeare, James I; Lois Lane; Perry White; Rinton
Synopsis:
Supes helps Shakespeare write MACBETH! When Lois and Clark are accidentally sent through time and Superman shows up, Lois thinks Clark must be Superman, but he fools her with a dummy and some ventriloquism. Superman can't travel through time be himself in this story.

Indexer Notes

1st (?) time travel story. Inker credit by Bob Hughes 12/04

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Salesman Sam / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Playthings of Peril
    Superman
  2. 1. Playthings of Peril
    Superman
  3. 2. The Men Who Didn't Die On Time
    Superman
  4. 3. Sky Ride
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Daffy and Doodle
  6. 5. Shakespeare's Ghost Writer
    Superman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Salesman Sam
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