(November 1955)

DC, 1938 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1955-09-27
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
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Welcome to Superman Land!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (balloon)
Reprints
Keywords
parade balloons

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

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

Superman in Superman Land (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White (statue); Lex Luthor (villain)
Synopsis
As thousands of people flock to the opening of Superman Land, a brand-new amusement park, Lex Luthor sets up a Kryptonite trap for Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
amusement parks; Green Kryptonite; Superman Land

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

Superman Playsuit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Casey the Cop / 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
Quick! Follow that car!
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop
Reprints

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

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

The Master of the Beasts (Table of Contents: 6)

Congo Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu; King of Beasts [Red Cranshaw]; Bombo; Arnold
Synopsis
Congo Bill and Janu encounter a man who can seemingly control the wild animals of the jungle.
Keywords
Cape buffalo; lions; rain

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

Chief Hot Foot / 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
My! Isn't it dangerous living out in the open?
Genre
humor
Characters
Chief Hot Foot
Reprints

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

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

Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?" (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff
Synopsis
Buzzy and his friends learn about the backgrounds of their neighbors through their ethnic customs.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly. Later appears in DC comics cover-dated April 1963.

Caves of Adventure (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as John Mallon]
Pencils
Raymond Perry ? (illustration)
Inks
Raymond Perry ? (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Movie Makers from Outer Space (Table of Contents: 11)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tommy Tomorrow; Brent Wood
Synopsis
Tommy and Brent learn that a crew of alien movie-makers are using Earth as a location for shooting a disaster film, resulting in the destruction of numerous landmarks.

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

Little Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pete! Aunt Maud always brings you a present...
Genre
humor
Characters
Little Pete; Aunt Maud

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

Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Niresk Industries, 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. ["Welcome to Superman Land!"]
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  3. 2. Superman in Superman Land
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Superman Playsuit
  5. 4. ["Quick! Follow that car!"]
    Casey the Cop
  6. 5. ["CAJOORL UJFB JYYUH CX..."]
    Supermen of America
  7. 6. The Master of the Beasts
    Congo Bill
  8. 7. ["My! Isn't it dangerous living out in the open?"]
    Chief Hot Foot
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  10. 9. Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?"
    Buzzy
  11. 10. Caves of Adventure
  12. 11. Movie Makers from Outer Space
    Tommy Tomorrow
  13. 12. ["Pete! Aunt Maud always brings you a present..."]
    Little Pete
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Niresk Industries, Inc.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Allen Ross
  • Matthew Head
  • Denys Howard
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Diverse Hands
  • Brian Mowbray
  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Carlos Tasada
  • John Douglas Miceli
  • Kyle Weber
  • Terry Watkins
  • Allen Ross
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
  • Darrel McCann
  • Ed Boner