(October 1953)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1953-08-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (managing editor, uncredited); Mort Weisinger (story editor, uncredited); George Kashdan (story editor, uncredited)
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane
Reprints
Keywords
photograph albums; photographs

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

Novelty Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Superman's Million Dollar Photos! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Isaah Pendleton (villain)

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 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
Wow! This looks like a good spot to park!
Genre
humor

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

Sky Bar / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Little Pete / 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
Yippee! I'm a cowboy!
Genre
humor

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

Scripto / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Hidden City! (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; Ernest Bigley; Cecil; Robert Black
Synopsis
Bill journeys to Tibet to inform a travel writer that his uncle has died and left him a million pounds.
Reprints
Keywords
avalanches; Tibet; World Wide Insurance Company

Indexer Notes

script credit from Craig Delich

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

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

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

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Binky Says: "Give Your Pet All the Breaks!" (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen

The Cosmic Jigsaw Puzzle! (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
Characters
Tommy Tomorrow; Brent Wood; Eldred Tharn (villain)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

How to Find a Million Dollars (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as John Marston]
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

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

The Line of Stars Presents Coming Attractions (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Treasure of Get-Rich Creek! (Table of Contents: 16)

Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Vigilante; Stuff; Joyce Terrill; Mr. Deems (villain)

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

Friendship Studios, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Novelty Mart
  3. 2. Superman's Million Dollar Photos!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Wow! This looks like a good spot to park!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Sky Bar
  6. 5. ["Yippee! I'm a cowboy!"]
    Little Pete
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Scripto
  8. 7. The Hidden City!
    Congo Bill
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  10. 9. ["Now that we're at the North Pole..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  11. 10. Editorial Advisory Board
  12. 11. Binky Says: "Give Your Pet All the Breaks!"
    Binky
  13. 12. The Cosmic Jigsaw Puzzle!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  15. 14. How to Find a Million Dollars
  16. 15. The Line of Stars Presents Coming Attractions
    The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog
  17. 16. The Treasure of Get-Rich Creek!
    Vigilante
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Friendship Studios, Inc.
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Cracker Jack
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