(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)

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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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