(November-December 1954)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1954-09-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #95, 104, 113, 122, 131)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Flying Jimmy Olsen! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen
Reprints
Keywords
circus; trapeze

Buzzy Finds "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
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Flying Jimmy Olsen! (Table of Contents: 2)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Mr. Danning (circus owner); Lois Lane
Synopsis
Jimmy drinks a special potion from another world and gains the ability to fly. He uses this ability to put on a one-man show for a circus.
Reprints
Keywords
circus; lion; tiger; trapeze

Here's How We Got Lionel Trains (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Lionel Trains / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Peg / 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
How do you do, Miss. I'm taking the census in this neighborhood...
Genre
humor

The Hide and Seek Mystery! (Table of Contents: 7)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Jumbo Jones; Flying Newsroom; The Purple Gang ["Slug" Martin; Caesar Sykes; "Squinty" Ames; "Gunner" Martin; Bob Dunn]
Synopsis
Jimmy figures out where the Purple Gang has hidden the uncut diamonds they stole.
Reprints
Keywords
Flying Newsroom; Signal Watch

The Superman Word Hunt (Table of Contents: 8)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

puzzle page

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Little Pete / 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
Pete?" "Yes, Miss Mann.
Genre
humor

The Killer Logs (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Jimmy Olsen, Superman's Ex-Pal! (Table of Contents: 12)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Betty Hart; Tom Barton; Mr. Todd; "Slick" Dugan
Synopsis
Crooks dress up as Superman to "guard" wealthy people for a small fee.
Reprints
Keywords
Signal Watch

Now More Than Ever (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

American Specialty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Flying Jimmy Olsen!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Buzzy Finds "The Key to Success!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The Flying Jimmy Olsen!
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. Here's How We Got Lionel Trains
    Lionel Trains
  5. 4. ["That artist asked Tim to pose for him..."]
    The Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids; Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. ["How do you do, Miss. I'm taking the census in this neighborhood..."]
    Peg
  8. 7. The Hide and Seek Mystery!
    Jimmy Olsen
  9. 8. The Superman Word Hunt
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  11. 10. ["Pete?" "Yes, Miss Mann."]
    Little Pete
  12. 11. The Killer Logs
  13. 12. Jimmy Olsen, Superman's Ex-Pal!
    Jimmy Olsen
  14. 13. Now More Than Ever
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Co.
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