(June 1953)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1953-04-27
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 New 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

Now More Than Ever- (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The New 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]

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

Ball-Band / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How Many Words Do You Know? (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Congo Bill -- Coward (Table of Contents: 5)

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; Captain Corwin; the Bwana Bandits; Naigoda; Wimbly
Synopsis
Bill feigns cowardice in order to lead the Bwana Bandits into a trap.
Keywords
camels; cowardice; jeeps; leopards; Mombasa; Tanganyika; tracer bullets

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

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

Fast Footwork Foils Foreign Agent (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

The Space-Mail Mystery! (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

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

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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
Which is colder... The North Pole or the South Pole?
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Baker's 4 in 1 Instant Cocoa Mix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Midshipman Mite (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from All Hands, the Bureau of Naval Personnel Information Bulletin

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I promised Ellen flowers for her birthday...
Genre
humor

Supermen of America (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

The Forgotten Men of Ghost Town! (Table of Contents: 17)

Vigilante / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Vigilante

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

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Peter Porkchops Learns "Carelessness Is No Joke!" (Table of Contents: 19)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Otto Feuer
Inks
Otto Feuer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The New Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. Now More Than Ever-
  3. 2. The New Superman
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Ball-Band
  5. 4. How Many Words Do You Know?
  6. 5. Congo Bill -- Coward
    Congo Bill
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  8. 7. Fast Footwork Foils Foreign Agent
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  9. 8. ["I'm scared! This really is a tough neighborhood!"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. The Space-Mail Mystery!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  12. 11. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  13. 12. ["Which is colder... The North Pole or the South Pole?"]
    Quick Quiz
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Baker's 4 in 1 Instant Cocoa Mix
  15. 14. Midshipman Mite
  16. 15. ["I promised Ellen flowers for her birthday..."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  17. 16. Supermen of America
  18. 17. The Forgotten Men of Ghost Town!
    Vigilante
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  20. 19. Peter Porkchops Learns "Carelessness Is No Joke!"
    Peter Porkchops
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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