(October 1950)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (managing); Mort Weisinger (story editor)
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

The Courtship on Krypton! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jor-El; Lara
Keywords:
film projectors; Krypton; weddings

Indexer Notes

previously credited to Al Plastino.

The Courtship on Krypton (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jor-El; Lara
Synopsis:
courtship of Superman's parents.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton

Indexer Notes

Previously credited to Al Plastino. Correction from Saltarella via the error list.

$100,000 in Smuggled Diamonds! (Table of Contents)

Ray-O-Vac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A true story of how Ray-O-Vac batteries helped US Customs track down a pair of diamond smugglers.

Tommy Tomorrow, Movie Hero (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Hamilton ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Fischetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tommy Tomorrow

Captain Tootsie Traps Jewel Thieves (Table of Contents)

Captain Tootsie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Schreiber (signed)
Inks:
Bill Schreiber
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Tootsie

Play Ball (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Smalle
Inks:
Ed Smalle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Congo Bill

"The Atlantic Ocean is the saltiest ocean in the world!" (Table of Contents)

Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Yippee! Some movie!"] (Table of Contents)

Sagebrush Sam / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Fun From the Tropics (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
about raising tropical fish.

["I'm borrowing your lawn mower Shorty"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Wait till I tell Pop!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Wheels for a Hero (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Vigilante [Greg Sanders]; Stuff; Jack Ames, Jr.
Keywords:
vigilante cycle

"I got the knot hole first!" (Table of Contents)

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson
Inks:
Ray Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["How much is a haircut, Jack?"] (Table of Contents)

Jack of All Trades / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

"Bud, Could I get a wrist watch the same easy way you got the air rifle?" (Table of Contents)

Bud and Sis; Wilson Chemical / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

School Children 'Round the World (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Courtship on Krypton!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Courtship on Krypton
    Superman
  3. 2. $100,000 in Smuggled Diamonds!
    Ray-O-Vac
  4. 3. Tommy Tomorrow, Movie Hero
    Tommy Tomorrow
  5. 4. Captain Tootsie Traps Jewel Thieves
    Captain Tootsie
  6. 5. Play Ball
    Congo Bill
  7. 6. "The Atlantic Ocean is the saltiest ocean in the world!"
    Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop
  8. 7. ["Yippee! Some movie!"]
    Sagebrush Sam
  9. 8. Fun From the Tropics
  10. 9. ["I'm borrowing your lawn mower Shorty"]
    Shorty
  11. 10. ["Wait till I tell Pop!"]
    Little Pete
  12. 11. Wheels for a Hero
    Vigilante
  13. 12. "I got the knot hole first!"
    Dubble Bubble
  14. 13. ["How much is a haircut, Jack?"]
    Jack of All Trades
  15. 14. "Bud, Could I get a wrist watch the same easy way you got the air rifle?"
    Bud and Sis; Wilson Chemical
  16. 15. School Children 'Round the World
    Superman
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