(May 1953)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1953-03-25
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.


The Super-Telethon! (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
stage magic

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

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Super-Telethon (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) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Superman DC National Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm convinced there are people on Mars.
Genre
humor
Reprints

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

The Outlaw King of the Congo (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Kisumu; Mason; Hassid
Synopsis
Bill helps an old man escape the clutches of Kisumu, a diamond caravan raider.
Keywords
camels; Congo; diamonds; disguise; Nissara; the African Star Mine

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

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

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

Varsity Vic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Vic! See if you can find little Alvy.
Genre
humor

The Easter Island of Space! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tommy Tomorrow
Reprints

Superman Is on Television! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

From Caveman to Swing (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (header)
Inks
? (header)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

The Line of Stars (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Superman DC National Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Lawman Without a Friend (Table of Contents: 14)

Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Vigilante
Reprints

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Buzzy Gets Tips on Choosing a Profession! (Table of Contents: 16)

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

On the inside back cover.

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Super-Telethon!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. The Super-Telethon
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Here's the maze of mirrors, Pud..."]
    Dubble Bubble
  5. 4. Editorial Advisory Board
    Superman DC National Comics
  6. 5. ["I'm convinced there are people on Mars."]
    Professor Eureka
  7. 6. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  8. 7. The Outlaw King of the Congo
    Congo Bill
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  10. 9. ["Vic! See if you can find little Alvy."]
    Varsity Vic
  11. 10. The Easter Island of Space!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  12. 11. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  13. 12. From Caveman to Swing
  14. 13. The Line of Stars
    Superman DC National Comics
  15. 14. The Lawman Without a Friend
    Vigilante
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  17. 16. Buzzy Gets Tips on Choosing a Profession!
    Buzzy
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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