(September 1947)

DC, 1938 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 (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
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:
Jack Burnley
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Inker identification by Bob Hughes (August 2005).

Perry White, Cub Reporter! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron [as Jerry Siegel] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Wenzel
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Perry White (1st in Superboy); Mr. Hobb (introduction, Daily Planet editor); Ringmaster (villain, introduction); Grillo (villain, introduction, circus fire eater); Swoop (villain, introduction, circus aerialist); Loop (villain, introduction, circus aerialist); Musculo (villain, introduction, circus strongman)
Synopsis:
Clark and Perry apply for jobs at the Daily Planet on the same day, with Clark the only one getting hired at first (as a newsboy).
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Mr. Hobb says " Great Caesar!". Art identification by Bob Hughes (July 2007).

Aquaman Goes to College (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry aka Mr. Waterman]; Mr. Reed; Professor Hatcher
Synopsis:
Aquaman enrolls in college to study fish using the name Mr. Waterman. Then he joins the swim team.

Indexer Notes

Aquaman does not need to be in water once an hour in this story.

The Archer from the Zodiac (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; John Centaur

The Three Aerobateers (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Shining Knight [Sir Justin]; The 3 Aerobateers [Al; Pat; Paul]

Strange Alliance (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Max Olin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

The March of Crime (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Ticker (villain)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. Perry White, Cub Reporter!
    Superboy
  3. 2. Aquaman Goes to College
    Aquaman
  4. 3. The Archer from the Zodiac
    Green Arrow
  5. 4. The Three Aerobateers
    Shining Knight
  6. 5. Strange Alliance
  7. 6. The March of Crime
    Johnny Quick
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  • Jon Ingersoll
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