(April 1953)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1953-02-25
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.


Supermanor! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints
Keywords
sightseeing; tour buses

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Space Squadron / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Super Manor! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

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

Quick Quiz / cartoon / 0.5 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
What tree is cut during moonlight?
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Superman Says: "People Are People!" (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; superhero

I Mined for Diamonds and Death! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Kuji; Joad
Synopsis
Bill foils a diamond stealing plot.
Reprints
Keywords
ball and chain; diamond mines; diamond mining; diamonds; gieger counters; radium; slavery; slaves; Spanish Sahara; wrecking balls

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.] (signed)
Inks
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, they stopped Pud on the goal line again!
Genre
children

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Includes a plug for The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis.

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

Professor Eureka / 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
I'm tired of reading pieces ...
Genre
humor

Supermen of America (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Secret of Adventure Moon (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

Genre
science fiction

Superman Is on Television! (Table of Contents: 13)

The Adventures of Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

On Top of Your Head (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eugenia Bedell
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Sequence, including art credits, from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Coining a Phrase (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Sequence, including art credits, from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Mountie for a Day (Table of Contents: 16)

Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Strange Adventures; Detective Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The oldest symbol in comics...

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 18)

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Milky Way / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Supermanor!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Space Squadron
  3. 2. Super Manor!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["What tree is cut during moonlight?"]
    Quick Quiz
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  6. 5. Superman Says: "People Are People!"
    Superman
  7. 6. I Mined for Diamonds and Death!
    Congo Bill
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. ["Gosh, they stopped Pud on the goal line again!"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. ["I'm tired of reading pieces ..."]
    Professor Eureka
  12. 11. Supermen of America
  13. 12. The Secret of Adventure Moon
    Tommy Tomorrow
  14. 13. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  15. 14. On Top of Your Head
  16. 15. Coining a Phrase
  17. 16. Mountie for a Day
    Vigilante
  18. 17. ["The oldest symbol in comics..."]
    Strange Adventures; Detective Comics
  19. 18. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Milky Way
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