(February 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

The Man Who Conquered Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Krag the Mercurian
Reprints:

Buzzy Says: "Be Yourself-- Your Best Self!" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Man Who Conquered Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 11.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Krag the Mercurian (robot built by Superman); Crime Czar; Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints:

["The tail of a comet always points away..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Out of This World; Necco / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["W-we're lost in this cave!!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Bank of the Future! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Vitalis Hair Cream / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Radar Rescue (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Blind Man's Bluff! (Table of Contents)

Congo Bill / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Craig Delich 7/05

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Luden's Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Miss Price asked me to get a volunteer to help out in the girls gym!"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

He Challenged the Unknown (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ben Galloway
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; history
Characters:
Richard Francis Burton

The Second Vigilante! (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero; western-frontier

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jerry Jitterbug / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Conquered Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. Buzzy Says: "Be Yourself-- Your Best Self!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The Man Who Conquered Superman!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["The tail of a comet always points away..."]
    Out of This World; Necco
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. ["W-we're lost in this cave!!"]
    Dubble Bubble
  7. 6. Editorial Advisory Board
  8. 7. The Bank of the Future!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  10. 9. The Radar Rescue
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  11. 10. Blind Man's Bluff!
    Congo Bill
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Luden's Cough Drops
  13. 12. ["Miss Price asked me to get a volunteer to help out in the girls gym!"]
    Varsity Vic
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. He Challenged the Unknown
  16. 15. The Second Vigilante!
    Vigilante
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Shorty
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Jerry Jitterbug
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