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(February 1947)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (managing editor); Mort Weisinger (story editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Santa Claus
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; toys

The Man Who Hated Christmas! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Perry White; Santa Claus; Jasper Rasper (villain)
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas

They Wanted Wings! (Table of Contents)

Zatara / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
W. F. White (signed)
Inks:
W. F. White (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Zatara; Clipper and other convicts (villains)

Saves the Sailplane (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["P is for porcupine"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Operation Hippo! (Table of Contents)

Congo Bill / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Ed Smalle
Inks:
Ed Smalle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Congo Bill

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Supermen of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Two of America's Most Famous Boys! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Star Spangled Comics; Adventure Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Vindictive Vixens! (Table of Contents)

Hayfoot Henry / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Hayfoot Henry

["What's all this business, son?"] (Table of Contents)

Little Arthur / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Maiden Cruise (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Walker
Letters:
typeset

Truth Comes to Gila Gap! (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Vigilante; Stuff; Scar Jameson (villain)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Man Who Hated Christmas!
    Superman
  3. 2. They Wanted Wings!
    Zatara
  4. 3. Saves the Sailplane
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  5. 4. ["P is for porcupine"]
  6. 5. Operation Hippo!
    Congo Bill
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Supermen of America
  8. 7. Two of America's Most Famous Boys!
    Star Spangled Comics; Adventure Comics
  9. 8. The Vindictive Vixens!
    Hayfoot Henry
  10. 9. ["What's all this business, son?"]
    Little Arthur
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. Maiden Cruise
  13. 12. Truth Comes to Gila Gap!
    Vigilante
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Daniel Thingvold
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  • Bob Klein
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Diverse Hands
  • Brian Mowbray
  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Carlos Tasada
  • John Douglas Miceli
  • Kyle Weber
  • Terry Watkins
  • Allen Ross
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
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