(February 1948)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

art id by Bob Hughes 8/05

The Weight Before Christmas (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Al Wenzel
Inks:
Al Wenzel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Mr. Regan
Synopsis:
Regan used to be the Santa for Lacy's but he's lost to much weight, so Superboy has to get him to up to snuff in a week. Or a crooked Santa will take his place and set the store up for robbery

Indexer Notes

art id by Bob Hughes 7/07

The Case of the Good Luck Crooks (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
GA writer 1
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy; Larry Lucius
Synopsis:
A gang of crooks kidnaps Lucky Larry hoping his luck will rub off on them.

D-Day in Davy Jones' Locker (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
GA writer 1?
Pencils:
John Daly
Inks:
John Daly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Black Jack; Professor Saybrook

The Man Who Refused to Die (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Shining Knight; Charles Durand; Dr. Roldoff; Dr. Mansard; Dr. Brissault
Synopsis:
Charles Durand wants to cheat death by freezing himself, just like the Shining Knight did.

Color Blind (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Art Long
Letters:
typeset

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Liebowitz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Owner National Comics
Editor: F. W. Ellsworth
480 Lexington Ave. NY, NY
Owners H. Donenfeld; G. Donenfeld, J. Liebowitz; R. Liebowitz, P. Sampliner, S. Sampliner, I. Donenfeld, S. Donenfeld

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Grouchy Gus / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Roamin' Roman (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; Caligus
Synopsis:
Johnny runs so fast he goes backwards in time.

Indexer Notes

takes place in Ancient Rome

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Weight Before Christmas
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Case of the Good Luck Crooks
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. D-Day in Davy Jones' Locker
    Aquaman
  5. 4. The Man Who Refused to Die
    Shining Knight
  6. 5. Color Blind
  7. 6. Statement of Ownership
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Grouchy Gus
  9. 8. The Roamin' Roman
    Johnny Quick
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  • Daniel Thingvold
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  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Michael Grabois
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Pat Lang
  • Mark Waid
  • Sidne Gail Ward
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ted Watson
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Van Dore
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