(November 1952)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1952-10-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
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, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Man Who Shackled Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints
Keywords
stage magic

Buzzy Says "You Get What You Vote For!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
?

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Joe; Buzzy Brown; Mr. Brown
Synopsis
Joe discovers you can't get what you want if you don't vote.

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside front cover.

The Man Who Shackled Superman! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Quick Quiz / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
H. T. Elmo
Pencils
H. T. Elmo
Inks
H. T. Elmo
Colors
?
Letters
H. T. Elmo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How much radium is there in the world?
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Safaris for Sale! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Ed Dexter; Adam Conklin; Ned Wilson
Synopsis
Bill protects a gun manufacturer on safari against a murder plot.
Reprints
Keywords
British East Africa; Cape buffalo; elephants; jeeps; Kenya; leopards; Nairobi; rhinoceroses; Tanganyika

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Listen to that boogie-woogie!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The sarge will be glad to see you!
Genre
humor

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Supermen of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Lost Secret of Space! (Table of Contents: 13)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tommy Tomorrow

The World's Most Popular Toy (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mel Helitzer
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Art credits submitted by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Big Features in One Big Book! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Lady Sharpshooter! (Table of Contents: 17)

Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Vigilante

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Novelty Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Shackled Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. Buzzy Says "You Get What You Vote For!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The Man Who Shackled Superman!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Here comes that new kid..."]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  5. 4. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. 5. ["How much radium is there in the world?"]
    Quick Quiz
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  8. 7. Safaris for Sale!
    Congo Bill
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  10. 9. ["Listen to that boogie-woogie!"]
    Varsity Vic
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  12. 11. ["The sarge will be glad to see you!"]
    Casey the Cop
  13. 12. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  14. 13. The Lost Secret of Space!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  15. 14. The World's Most Popular Toy
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Big Town
  17. 16. Big Features in One Big Book!
    World's Finest Comics
  18. 17. The Lady Sharpshooter!
    Vigilante
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Novelty Mart
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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