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(May-June 1950)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth; [Jack Schiff]; [Mort Weisinger]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Yum yum -- I see you've got blueberry pie for dessert, Mother!"] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Ma Kent

When Superboy was a Superbaby (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Fischetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superbaby [Clark Kent] (introduction); Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent

Indexer Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 7/05

["Now Pete practise your piano lesson!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Flags of Crime! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger?
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Humpty Dumpty; Superboy

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes.

Home, Sweet Home! (Table of Contents)

Leave It to Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Bob Hughes, Gene Reed, Merlin Haas, Edgar Loftin, and Allen Ross. Loftin and Ross question Mayer inks credit. Bob Bailey argues Bob Oksner base with Mayer heads.

Shutter Bugs (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Ready to Go (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

text page

["Did I ever tell you about the time I caught a three foot bass, Daffy?"] (Table of Contents)

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

["Okay Dad I'll Shovel a path to the street!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

The Boy Without a World! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Whistling Lariat (Table of Contents)

Superboy's Workshop / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Yum yum -- I see you've got blueberry pie for dessert, Mother!"]
    Superboy
  2. 1. When Superboy was a Superbaby
    Superboy
  3. 2. ["Now Pete practise your piano lesson!"]
    Little Pete
  4. 3. The Flags of Crime!
    Superboy
  5. 4. Home, Sweet Home!
    Leave It to Binky
  6. 5. Shutter Bugs
  7. 6. Ready to Go
  8. 7. ["Did I ever tell you about the time I caught a three foot bass, Daffy?"]
    Daffy & Doodle
  9. 8. ["Okay Dad I'll Shovel a path to the street!"]
    Shorty
  10. 9. The Boy Without a World!
    Superboy
  11. 10. Whistling Lariat
    Superboy's Workshop
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Katie
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes