(March-April 1948)

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, Mort Weisinger]
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 Siegel and Shuster by-lines in this issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane
Reprints:

Mr. Mxyztplk Seeks a Wife (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Villain: Mr. Mxyztplk (villain); King of Topsy Turvy World (introduction); Princess of Topsy Turvy World (introduction); Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis:
Mxyztplk tries to get Lois Lane to marry him, so he won't have to marry the king's daughter.

Indexer Notes

Mxyztplk's home called Topsy Turvy World, instead of Zrfff. Writer verified by Martin O'Hearn.
The king is not Brpxz.

The Magnetic Mobster (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Ohm (Villain, Introduction); Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer verified by Martin O'Hearn

Book Learning (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Cliff Rhodes
Letters:
typeset

The Man Who Bossed Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Steve Brodie?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Pudge Purdy (villain, introduction); Lois Lane
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Rehashed in Superman (DC, 1939 series) #130 and in Three-Dimension Adventures Superman #[nn].

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Mr. Mxyztplk Seeks a Wife
    Superman
  3. 2. The Magnetic Mobster
    Superman
  4. 3. Book Learning
  5. 4. The Man Who Bossed Superman
    Superman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Chief Hot Foot
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