(January 1952)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (Managing Editor); Mort Weisinger (story editor); George Kashdan (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

Superman's Hall of Trophies! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints:

Superman's Hall of Trophies (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

lost secrets of Krypton

The Ape Man of Borneo (Table of Contents)

Congo Bill / comic story / 5.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Congo Bill; Mrs. Jenkins; Harvey Jenkins [ape man]; Colonel Devers
Synopsis:
Bill investigates the supposed death of a man in Burma, only to find that the man is living among a tribe of apes.
Keywords:
amnesia; apes; Burma; East End; life insurance; London; tigers; World Wide Insurance Company

Indexer Notes

script credit from Craig Delich 7/05

["So Helen broke her date with me to go out with Bill."] (Table of Contents)

Jerry Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Interplanetary Pet Show (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Why Treasures Are Hard to Get (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
David Kahn (credited)
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
How pirates concealed their treasure.

The Vigilante vs. the Prairie Troubadour (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

["They're the kind of seats we've got for the big fight!"] (Table of Contents)

Clue Cartoon / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Pencils:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel (signed)

Reprints:
Keywords:
puzzle page

["Hmm - what a swell way to see all the football games free!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Share with Others (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman's Hall of Trophies!
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman's Hall of Trophies
    Superman
  3. 2. The Ape Man of Borneo
    Congo Bill
  4. 3. ["So Helen broke her date with me to go out with Bill."]
    Jerry Jitterbug
  5. 4. The Interplanetary Pet Show
    Tommy Tomorrow
  6. 5. Why Treasures Are Hard to Get
  7. 6. The Vigilante vs. the Prairie Troubadour
    Vigilante
  8. 7. ["They're the kind of seats we've got for the big fight!"]
    Clue Cartoon
  9. 8. ["Hmm - what a swell way to see all the football games free!"]
    Shorty
  10. 9. Share with Others
    Superboy
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