DC, 1952 Series
 

Series Timeline

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This page attempts to show how the issues in this series were published over time by laying them out in a timeline with alternately gray or white rows roughly corresponding to months. The correspondence is less accurate for bi-monthly, quarterly or annual books. Weekly or other more-frequent-than-monthly issues are simply grouped into the same color row by month.

The timeline feature depends on the key date field to order issues into a timeline. Please note that if the key dates are not filled out to correspond to the publication months of the issues, then the timeline will not be accurate.

Not all issues in this series have key dates, so not all can be sorted into a timeline. The following issues can be sorted:

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency
1952-07-00 July-August 1952 1952-05-21   1 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 44 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1952-08-00                  
1952-09-00 September-October 1952   2 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 44 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1952-10-00                  
1952-11-00 November/December 1952   3 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 0.10 USD ?
1952-12-00                  
1953-01-10 January-February 1953 ? 4 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 44 0.10 USD ?
1953-02-00                  
1953-03-00 March/April 1953 ? 5 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 0.10 USD ?
1953-04-00                  
1953-05-00 May/June 1953 ? 6 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 0.10 USD ?
1953-06-00                  
1953-07-00 July/August 1953 ? 7 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 0.10 USD ?
1953-08-00                  
1953-09-10 September-October 1953 ? 8 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 44 0.10 USD ?
1953-10-00                  
1953-11-00 November/December 1953 ? 9 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 0.10 USD ?
1953-12-00                  
1954-01-10 January 1954 ? 10 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 44 0.10 USD ?
1954-02-00 February 1954 ? 11 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics ?
1954-03-00                  
1954-04-00 April 1954   12 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 44 0.10 AUD Published monthly, with exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
1954-05-00                  
1954-06-00                  
1954-07-00                  
1954-08-00 August 1954   15 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 44 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
1954-09-00                  
1954-10-00 October 1954   16 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
1954-11-00 November 1954   17 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
1954-12-00                  
1955-01-00 January 1955   18 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
1955-02-00 February 1955   19 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, September, and December
1955-03-00                  
1955-04-00 April 1955   20 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD Monthly with the exception of March, June, September, and December
1955-05-00 May 1955   21 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, September, and December
1955-06-00                  
1955-07-00 July 1955   22 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, September, and December
1955-08-00                  
1955-09-00                  
1955-10-00 October 1955   24 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, September, and December
1955-11-10 November 1955 ? 25 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD ?
1955-12-00                  
1956-01-00 January 1956   26 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, September and December
1956-02-00                  
1956-03-00                  
1956-04-10 April 1956 ? 28 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD ?
1956-05-00                  
1956-06-00                  
1956-07-00 July 1956   30 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
1956-08-00 August 1956   31 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
1956-09-00                  
1956-10-00 October 1956   32 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, September, and December
1956-11-00 November 1956   33 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept and Dec
1956-12-00                  
1957-01-00                  
1957-02-00 February 1957   35 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly,with the exception of March, June, September, and December
1957-03-00                  
1957-04-10 April 1957 1 36 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD ?
1957-05-00                  
1957-06-00                  
1957-07-00                  
1957-08-00 August 1957   39 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, September, and December
1957-09-00                  
1957-10-00 October 1957   40 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 36 0.10 USD monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.

These issues have no key date and cannot be placed in a timeline:

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency
? 13 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics ?
? 14 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics ?
? 23 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics ?
? 27 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics ?
? 29 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics ?
? 34 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics ?
? 37 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics ?
? 38 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics ?