(March 1949)

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 (managing); Mort Weisinger (actual)
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

Superman and the Mermaid (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Ann Blyth; Lois Lane
Reprints:
Keywords:
mermaids; motion picture cameras

Superman and the Mermaid (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Ann Blyth; Nunally Johnson; Captain Kidder (villain)
Synopsis:
Real life movie star Ann Blyth intent on plugging her new picture Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid, gets involved with lost pirate treasure and the modern brigands who are trying to steal it.

The Adventure of Aladdin's Lamp (Table of Contents)

Congo Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Congo Bill

The Ambassador of Space! (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Fischetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Planeteers; Col. Tommy Tomorrow; Grand Master Kal-Thun of the Tenth Planet; Karnark of the Tenth Planet
Synopsis:
The year is 1989. Col. Tommy Tomorrow and his crew discover a Tenth Planet beyond the orbit of Pluto. The ancestors of its inhabitants once ruled the Earth from ancient Atlantis. When Atlantis sank beneath the waves in a geologic cataclysm, a single space ship was able to escape. Col. Tomorrow prevents their planned invasion of Earth, and convinces them to join the Federation of Worlds.
Keywords:
Atlantean; Atlantis; Federation of Worlds; Martian; Pluto; the Tenth Planet; United Worlds Charter

One Man's Army (Table of Contents)

Zatara / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Zatara

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

The Singing Bandit of Black Hills (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Bob Lubbers
Inks:
Bob Lubbers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Vigilante
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superman and the Mermaid
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman and the Mermaid
    Superman
  3. 2. The Adventure of Aladdin's Lamp
    Congo Bill
  4. 3. The Ambassador of Space!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  5. 4. One Man's Army
    Zatara
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  7. 6. The Singing Bandit of Black Hills
    Vigilante
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John Censullo
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Merlin Haas
  • Daniel Thingvold
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  • Bob Klein
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  • Diverse Hands
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  • 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
  • Darrel McCann
  • Ed Boner