(May 1954)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1954-03-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Superboy and the Apes! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy

Binky Says: "Welcome Amigo!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Superboy and the Apes! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

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

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

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

Peg / 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
Did you work out a budget for your allowance...
Genre
humor

Aquaman, Microbe Hunter! (Table of Contents: 5)

Aquaman / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ramona Fradon
Inks
Ramona Fradon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

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

Scripto / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Shorty / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll buy you a nice birthday present, Timmy!
Genre
humor

The Human Bird! (Table of Contents: 8)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Mayo
Inks
Ralph Mayo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

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

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
Do orchids grow from seeds?
Genre
non-fiction

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

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

Death-Defying Diving Bell (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Jim Meadows]
Pencils
Raymond Perry (illustration)
Inks
Raymond Perry (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Varsity Vic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! Look at that classy foreign sport car!
Genre
humor

The World's Worst Archer! (Table of Contents: 13)

The Green Arrow / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

Three Exciting New Adventures (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis; The Adventures of Bob Hope / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superboy and the Apes!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Binky Says: "Welcome Amigo!"
    Binky
  3. 2. Superboy and the Apes!
    Superboy
  4. 3. ["I'm afraid of wild animals in these woods..."]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  5. 4. ["Did you work out a budget for your allowance..."]
    Peg
  6. 5. Aquaman, Microbe Hunter!
    Aquaman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Scripto
  8. 7. ["I'll buy you a nice birthday present, Timmy!"]
    Shorty
  9. 8. The Human Bird!
    Johnny Quick
  10. 9. ["Do orchids grow from seeds?"]
    Quick Quiz
  11. 10. Editorial Advisory Board
  12. 11. Death-Defying Diving Bell
  13. 12. ["Wow! Look at that classy foreign sport car!"]
    Varsity Vic
  14. 13. The World's Worst Archer!
    The Green Arrow
  15. 14. Three Exciting New Adventures
    Superman
  16. 15. The Line of Stars Presents
    The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis; The Adventures of Bob Hope
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
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