(September 1955)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1955-07-26
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; Jack Schiff (managing editor); Mort Weisinger (story editor); George Kashdan (story editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Wizard City! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Superman

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

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

The Wizard City (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Prof Mark Olsen (intro); Vedders
Synopsis:
When a criminal hides in a city composed entirely of kryptonite, Superboy needs the help of Professor Olsen to capture him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inks credit from Bob Hughes

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Oh boy, what a swell day!
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Invasion of the Sea-Men (Table of Contents: 6)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Aquaman has to fight off alien invaders underwater.

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Wait, I'll ask my dad!
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:

Animal Acrobats (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as John Mallon]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The World's Most Dangerous Game (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Fashion Frocks, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Colonial Studios, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Miracle Aid / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Wizard City!
    Superboy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. The Wizard City
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Oh boy, what a swell day!"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  7. 6. The Invasion of the Sea-Men
    Aquaman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  9. 8. ["Wait, I'll ask my dad!"]
    Little Pete
  10. 9. Animal Acrobats
  11. 10. The World's Most Dangerous Game
    The Green Arrow
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Fashion Frocks, Inc.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Colonial Studios, Inc.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Miracle Aid
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