(May-June 1949)

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 (credited); Mort Weisinger (actual)
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

Tiny Trix, the Big Shot of the Underworld! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Tiny Trix

Tiny Trix, the Bantam Bandit (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Tiny Trix (Intro, villain)
Synopsis:
Tiny Trix tries to get out of jail by claiming he's a juvenile.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich (Jan. 2006).

Lois Lane Loves Clark Kent (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis:
Lois' doctor advises her to try to transfer her love for Superman to a normal human, but her attempt to fall in love with Clark fails.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer ID from reprint in Superman in the Forties.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children; humor

["This is a smart way to earn extra money"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Ride the Wind (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

The Case of the Second Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Regor of Uuz [Winki Lamm] (intro); Bantor (Intro, villain); James Flint; Loria Rode; Fortress of Solitude (intro); Lois Lane
Synopsis:
An earth scientist rockets his child to another planet where he grows up with super powers. He comes to Earth seeking Superman's help against the criminal scientist Bantor.

Indexer Notes

First "other-world" Superman. First appearance of the Fortress of Solitude.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Tiny Trix, the Big Shot of the Underworld!
    Superman
  2. 1. Tiny Trix, the Bantam Bandit
    Superman
  3. 2. Lois Lane Loves Clark Kent
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Little Pete
  5. 4. ["This is a smart way to earn extra money"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  7. 6. Ride the Wind
  8. 7. The Case of the Second Superman
    Superman
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  • Bob Hughes
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