(August 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
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Keywords:
steam shovels

The Case of the Human Statues (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]

["Er -- hello, Peg!"] (Table of Contents)

Peg / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Largest Man in the World (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:
Tommy Tomorrow

["Pete! Wait for me, I'll wal you to school!'] (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:
humor

["Jeepers - I don't know how to make these fancy wrappings"] (Table of Contents)

Willy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Phil Berube
Pencils:
Phil Berube
Inks:
Phil Berube
Colors:
?
Letters:
Phil Berube

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Safety First (Table of Contents)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

World-Wide's Best Bet (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Smalle (signed)
Inks:
Ed Smalle (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Congo Bill

King of the Boatmen (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
R. H. Joseph (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
A short article about the exploits of river man Mike Fink.

Ace Aeronaut - Major Albert W. Stevens (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ben Allen
Pencils:
Ben Allen
Inks:
Ben Allen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Allen

Genre:
non-fiction

The Rainbow Man Goes West (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Dan Barry (signed)
Inks:
Dan Barry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Vigilante; the Rainbow Man

["Gosh, I'm hungry! Let's go to a restaurant!"] (Table of Contents)

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Case of the Human Statues
    Superman
  3. 2. ["Er -- hello, Peg!"]
    Peg
  4. 3. The Largest Man in the World
    Tommy Tomorrow
  5. 4. ["Pete! Wait for me, I'll wal you to school!']
    Little Pete
  6. 5. ["Jeepers - I don't know how to make these fancy wrappings"]
    Willy
  7. 6. Safety First
    Superman
  8. 7. World-Wide's Best Bet
    Congo Bill
  9. 8. King of the Boatmen
  10. 9. Ace Aeronaut - Major Albert W. Stevens
  11. 10. The Rainbow Man Goes West
    Vigilante
  12. 11. ["Gosh, I'm hungry! Let's go to a restaurant!"]
    Daffy & Doodle
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