(August 1955)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1955-06-28
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited) (editor); Jack Schiff (managing editor); Mort Weisinger (story editor); George Kashdan (story editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The Super-Hobby of Superboy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here comes Superboy now!
Genre
superhero
Reprints

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

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

The Super Hobby of Superboy (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Superboy is back from his million-mile trip!
Feature Logo
Superboy the Adventures of Superman When He Was a Boy
Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Craig Delich

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

Little Orville / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Mr. Bray, c'n I borrow your ladder?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Orville; Mr. Bray
Reprints

"Wings" Winchester Saves the Movie Theater (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Winchester Roller Skates / comics-form advertising / 0.5 page (report information)

Binky Says: "Never Underestimate a New Idea!" (Table of Contents: 5)

Binky [DC] / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What happened, Allergy?
Genre
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

This PSA is produced in sequential comics-art style.

The Aqua-Mailman (Table of Contents: 6)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ramona Fradon
Inks
Ramona Fradon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Letter for you, Jones!
Feature Logo
Aquaman [straight, shadow behind]
Genre
superhero
Reprints

We Point with Pride to Our "Hall of Trophies!" (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've camped here before. It's great.
Genre
humor; teen

The Cat That Never Purrs (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller (credited as Joe Mabely)
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Colors
? (spot illustration)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The slinking leopard, full of fight and fury, is the hunter's most formidable foe
Genre
non-fiction

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're going to the dentist, Pete. He won't hurt you, he's absolutely painless!
Feature Logo
Little Pete
Genre
humor; children

The Magic Archers (Table of Contents: 11)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Excited youngsters gaped in awe as their favorite hero unleashed his mystifying arrows!
Feature Logo
The Green Arrow
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Judy and Jim Defy Savage Gorilla! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

Stuart Greetings, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)