(April 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 editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Duel of the Superboys! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy

Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!" (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Duel of the Superboys! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
? (Writer A -- John Broome?)
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy
Reprints:
Keywords:
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

writer id by Martin O'Hearn; proto-red K story

What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["What are you working on, Professor?"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / 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:

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

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

Mystery of the Disappearing Island (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman
Reprints:

["'Lucky' Luden's and his pals go exploring in a haunted house..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Man with the Magic Fingers (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Paul Norris
Inks:
Paul Norris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts

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

Necco / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Gee! A new boy! Seems nice too--"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["What? You got a new convertible?"] (Table of Contents)

Peg / 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:

["Hello, Mr. Mooney. Is my dad in?"] (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 (signed)

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

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

The Rockets' Red Glare (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The Dog You'd Like to Own! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Rex the Wonder Dog / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Baffling Bullets of Big John Garvin! (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 7.75 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy
Reprints:

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

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Hey Skinny! ...Yer ribs are showing!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Duel of the Superboys!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The Duel of the Superboys!
    Superboy
  4. 3. What Sparks a Champion Sparks You!
    Wheaties
  5. 4. ["What are you working on, Professor?"]
    Professor Eureka
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  7. 6. Mystery of the Disappearing Island
    Aquaman
  8. 7. ["'Lucky' Luden's and his pals go exploring in a haunted house..."]
    Luden's Cough Drops
  9. 8. The Man with the Magic Fingers
    Johnny Quick
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  11. 10. ["Gee! A new boy! Seems nice too--"]
    Dubble Bubble
  12. 11. ["What? You got a new convertible?"]
    Peg
  13. 12. ["Hello, Mr. Mooney. Is my dad in?"]
    Little Pete
  14. 13. Editorial Advisory Board
  15. 14. The Rockets' Red Glare
  16. 15. The Dog You'd Like to Own!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  17. 16. The Baffling Bullets of Big John Garvin!
    Green Arrow
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  20. 19. ["Hey Skinny! ...Yer ribs are showing!"]
    Charles Atlas
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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