(July 1955)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of April, June, Oct., and Dec.
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); 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 Amazing Superman Newsreel! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Clark Kent; Lois Lane
Reprints:

Superman's Secret Life (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Rags Stephens (Villain, Intro); Harry Chadwick (Villain, Intro); Ted (Intro, Harry's ward)

["Which is more fattening?"] (Table of Contents: 2)

Quick Quiz / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
H. T. Elmo
Pencils:
H. T. Elmo
Inks:
H. T. Elmo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Family Projects Can Be Fun! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Clark Kent, Outlaw (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; Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; The Big Guy (Villain, Intro)
Reprints:

["Golly the late bell rang already!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children

Club for Adventurers (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Joe Mallon]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
Raymond Perry
Letters:
typeset

["Do me a big favor Looie"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Amazing Superman Newsreel (Table of Contents: 8)

Superman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Amazing Superman Newsreel!
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman's Secret Life
    Superman
  3. 2. ["Which is more fattening?"]
    Quick Quiz
  4. 3. Family Projects Can Be Fun!
    Binky
  5. 4. Clark Kent, Outlaw
    Superman
  6. 5. ["Golly the late bell rang already!"]
    Little Pete
  7. 6. Club for Adventurers
  8. 7. ["Do me a big favor Looie"]
    Shorty
  9. 8. The Amazing Superman Newsreel
    Superman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lynn Sutton
  • Jim Stangas
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  • Jim Van Dore
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