(September 1954)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1954-07-28
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 Adventures of Mental-Man! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Mental-Man
Keywords
billboards

Buzzy Says: "Work Can Be Fun!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Inside front cover.

The Adventures of Mental-Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Jungle Circus! (Table of Contents: 6)

Congo Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu; Bombo (elephant); Jasper Troy [Dick Beeding]
Synopsis
Janu leads Bill into believing that he wants to join a circus while he secretly uncovers a diamond thief.
Reprints
Keywords
Adventurers' Club; circuses; diamonds; Lake Nyasa; lions; Zumbasi (African village)

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

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I like working in an office...
Genre
humor

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

The World Series of Tomorrow! (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

Three Exciting New Adventures (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

It's in the Bag (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Supergram the Superman Puzzle Game / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Naydel

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You'll find this in any tree!

Vigilante -- Foreign Correspondent! (Table of Contents: 14)

Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Sherman
Inks
Howard Sherman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Vigilante

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

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

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

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

How Chuck's Fineline Pen Got Him in he Movies! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Fineline / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Adventures of Mental-Man!
    Superman
  2. 1. Buzzy Says: "Work Can Be Fun!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The Adventures of Mental-Man!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["There's nothing I like better than a parade!"]
    Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. The Jungle Circus!
    Congo Bill
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  9. 8. ["I like working in an office..."]
    Shorty
  10. 9. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  11. 10. The World Series of Tomorrow!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  12. 11. Three Exciting New Adventures
    Batman
  13. 12. It's in the Bag
  14. 13. ["You'll find this in any tree!"]
    Supergram the Superman Puzzle Game
  15. 14. Vigilante -- Foreign Correspondent!
    Vigilante
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Colonial Studios, Inc.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  18. 17. How Chuck's Fineline Pen Got Him in he Movies!
    Fineline
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