(September 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:
John Sikela
Inks:
Ed Dobrotka
Colors:
Jack Adler ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy

Indexer Notes

Art id by Bob Hughes 8/05.

The Way to Stop Superboy (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
John Sikela ?
Inks:
Ed Dobrotka ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Silver Smith
Synopsis:
Silver Smith tries to make Superboy afraid to use his powers.
Reprints:

King of Counterfeits (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy West]; The Phoney Crook (villain, only appearance)
Synopsis:
The Phoney Crook steals only counterfeits.

Sir Butch Goes into Business (Table of Contents)

The Shining Knight / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Shining Knight [Sir Justin]; Sir Butch
Synopsis:
Butch goes into business selling soap to the people of Camelot.

Indexer Notes

Story takes place in Camelot.

A Martian Adventure (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Thungar of the Valley
Synopsis:
Aquaman visits a hidden valley on Earth with canals inspired by those of Mars.

The Day That Was Five Years Long (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Dan Barry (signed)
Inks:
Dan Barry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick; Joe Everett
Synopsis:
Joe Everett spent five years in jail for a crime he did not commit, so Johnny Quick helps him live those entire five years in one day.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Way to Stop Superboy
    Superboy
  3. 2. King of Counterfeits
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. Sir Butch Goes into Business
    The Shining Knight
  5. 4. A Martian Adventure
    Aquaman
  6. 5. The Day That Was Five Years Long
    Johnny Quick
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