(July-August 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:

Lois Lane, Queen of the Amazons (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; A tribe of Amazons (Intro); Manya
Synopsis:
Under a mysterious spell, Lois joins a tribe of Amazon women in the Amazon jungle.

Captain Tootsie and The Mysterious Plan (Table of Contents)

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck (signed)
Inks:
C. C. Beck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Tootsie; Rollo

The Man of Steel's Super Manhunt (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; Alan Shotwell (Intro, Dies, villain); Lois Lane

[Her Brightest Student] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shorty

Green Magic (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk [as William Irwin]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry ?
Inks:
Raymond Perry ?
Colors:
Raymond Perry ?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (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

Genre:
teen; humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daffy & Doodle / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The City That Forgot Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Mr. Mxyztplk
Synopsis:
Mxyztplk makes everyone forget there ever was a Superman, and nothing Superman can do will convince anyone otherwise.

Indexer Notes

Plot revised and re-used in Superman (DC, 1939 series) #150.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Lois Lane, Queen of the Amazons
    Superman
  3. 2. Captain Tootsie and The Mysterious Plan
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  4. 3. The Man of Steel's Super Manhunt
    Superman
  5. 4. [Her Brightest Student]
    Shorty
  6. 5. Green Magic
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Daffy & Doodle
  9. 8. The City That Forgot Superman
    Superman
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