(March 1955)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1955-01-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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.


Lois Lane's X-Ray Vision! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane
Reprints
Keywords
lamp posts; x-ray vision

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Lois Lane's X-Ray Vision! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Midge Hanlon (villain); Big Rorty (villain)
Synopsis
Lois Lane acquires a pair of specially-treated glasses that give her X-ray vision.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

synopsis by Darkmark

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

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

Your United Nations at Work! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

The Space Dragnet! (Table of Contents: 5)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tommy Tomorrow; Brent Wood; Jon Crane (villain)

Superman on Television! Is Super-TV (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Shorty / 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
What a place to run out of gas!
Genre
humor

The Famous DC Symbol (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

Peg / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a nice night. Let's take a nice long walk!
Genre
humor

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

I Belonged to a Cat Crew (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Joe Maxwell]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Jungle Amusement Park! (Table of Contents: 12)

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); Chota (chimpanzee); Jack Drew
Synopsis
Bill and Janu stumble across an amusement park in the middle of the jungle.
Keywords
amusement parks; ice cream; merry-go-rounds; popcorn; roller coasters

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

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Artistic Card Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lois Lane's X-Ray Vision!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. Lois Lane's X-Ray Vision!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  5. 4. Your United Nations at Work!
  6. 5. The Space Dragnet!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  7. 6. Superman on Television! Is Super-TV
    The Adventures of Superman
  8. 7. ["What a place to run out of gas!"]
    Shorty
  9. 8. The Famous DC Symbol
  10. 9. ["It's a nice night. Let's take a nice long walk!"]
    Peg
  11. 10. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  12. 11. I Belonged to a Cat Crew
  13. 12. The Jungle Amusement Park!
    Congo Bill
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Artistic Card Co., Inc.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
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