(January 1949)

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 (actual editor)
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:
Al Wenzel
Inks:
Al Wenzel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy

Indexer Notes

art id by Bob Hughes 7/07

My Pal -- Superboy (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk
Pencils:
Al Wenzel
Inks:
Al Wenzel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Joe Vance; Roger Belding
Synopsis:
Joe Vance is out of reform school and all he wants is a second chance, but the kids at Clark's school won't give him one.

Indexer Notes

art id by Bob Hughes 7/07

Johnny Quick For a Day (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Charles Sultan
Inks:
Charles Sultan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts; Tinka Elwood; Curve Carver; Jason Dewarr
Synopsis:
Johnny Quick gives his speed to three people for 24 hours to show them that speed isn't all it's cracked up to be.

["Oh my gosh! It's awfully late!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children; humor
Reprints:

Water Boy (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Daly
Inks:
John Daly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Chuck Finn; Petty
Synopsis:
Champion swimmer Chuck Finn is forced to help Petty rob a river boat.

[Dish Washer Wanted] (Table of Contents)

Daffy & Doodle / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Junior Statesmen (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

["How about taking in a movie with me tonight, Peg?"] (Table of Contents)

Jerry the Jitterbug / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Reprints:

Crimes by the Ghost (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
George Papp (signed)
Inks:
George Papp (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy; vs. the Ghost (only appearance); Dumb Duke
Synopsis:
Tim Pebble gets tired of being a ghost writer and decides to become a ghost criminal instead, planning robberies for others to pull off.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. My Pal -- Superboy
    Superboy
  3. 2. Johnny Quick For a Day
    Johnny Quick
  4. 3. ["Oh my gosh! It's awfully late!"]
    Little Pete
  5. 4. Water Boy
    Aquaman
  6. 5. [Dish Washer Wanted]
    Daffy & Doodle
  7. 6. Junior Statesmen
  8. 7. ["How about taking in a movie with me tonight, Peg?"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  9. 8. Crimes by the Ghost
    Green Arrow
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