(May-June 1951)

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 (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
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

The Boy From Mars (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Mars Boy

Indexer Notes

Inks credit supplied by Bob Hughes, April 2005

The Boy from Mars! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Marsboy (first appearance)
Synopsis:
A super-hero from Mars comes to Earth to steal the Sphinx.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 4/05. story not in Woolfolk's records.

Sabotaging the Saboteurs (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

U.S. Royal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Which is the only large city in the world situated on two continents?] (Table of Contents)

Quick Quiz / activity / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
H. T. Elmo (signed)
Pencils:
H. T. Elmo (signed)
Inks:
H. T. Elmo (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

puzzle

[Chapter One-"How to Impress the Female"] (Table of Contents)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jerry Jitterbug; Carol

Superboy Goes to School! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Dr. Hobson
Synopsis:
Dr Hobson tries to force Superboy to attend school.

[Golly I wonder how my Dad will take it?] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[It was nice of Bill to let me have his bloodhound!] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Precious Bones (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
M. Sarafianos
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text page

[Oh Peg, your date is here!] (Table of Contents)

Peg / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Get It Off Your Chest! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen

Pa Kent's Dangerous Assistant! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz ?
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jonathan Kent (bald); Edgar Bowles; Superboy; Ma Kent
Synopsis:
Pa Kent hires a new stock boy as a favor to an old friend.

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 4/05.

A Super Puppet (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
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Boy From Mars
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Boy from Mars!
    Superboy
  3. 2. Sabotaging the Saboteurs
    U.S. Royal
  4. 3. [Which is the only large city in the world situated on two continents?]
    Quick Quiz
  5. 4. [Chapter One-"How to Impress the Female"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  6. 5. Superboy Goes to School!
    Superboy
  7. 6. [Golly I wonder how my Dad will take it?]
    Little Pete
  8. 7. [It was nice of Bill to let me have his bloodhound!]
    Casey the Cop
  9. 8. Precious Bones
  10. 9. [Oh Peg, your date is here!]
    Peg
  11. 10. Get It Off Your Chest!
    Buzzy
  12. 11. Pa Kent's Dangerous Assistant!
    Superboy
  13. 12. A Super Puppet
    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:
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  • Bob Hughes