(November 1954)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of April, June, October and December
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Mort Weisinger (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #183, 187, 193, 197, 202, 207, 212, 217, 222, 227, 245, 252, 272, 278, 284)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Man Superman Feared! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane

The Key to Success! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
?

The Super-Joke on Superman! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wilmington Waffle (introduction); Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Some sources cite this story as being called "The Super-Jobs of Superman," but the actual title was doubled-checked for the GCD. Australian reprint info from James via the Error list (December 2006). Previously credited to William Woolfolk, but it's not in his records.

["I see you had a run-in with Bill"] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

Jimmy Olsen's Double (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White;The Thinker (villan, Introduction); Baby Face (Introduction, a Jimmy Olsen double)
Reprints:

["I hope he notices my new dress"] (Table of Contents: 5)

Peg / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; teen

["Goodbye, Mrs. Ellis"] (Table of Contents: 6)

Little Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:

Treasure Hunt In the Sky (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Capt. John Makim]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
Raymond Perry
Letters:
typeset

The Man Superman Feared (Table of Contents: 8)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Alfred Huntley (introduction)
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Superman Feared!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Key to Success!
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The Super-Joke on Superman!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["I see you had a run-in with Bill"]
    Varsity Vic
  5. 4. Jimmy Olsen's Double
    Superman
  6. 5. ["I hope he notices my new dress"]
    Peg
  7. 6. ["Goodbye, Mrs. Ellis"]
    Little Pete
  8. 7. Treasure Hunt In the Sky
  9. 8. The Man Superman Feared
    Superman
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