Superman #101
(November 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.
On-sale date
1955-08-30
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
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Rainbow Doom! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane
Reprints

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

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Luthor's Amazing Rebus (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lex Luthor (villain)

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

Superman Playsuit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
H'ya, Dink! What's the matter, Dink?
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

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

The Meek Man's Club (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White, Meek Man's Club members (intro)

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

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello. My name is Hubert...
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

"Wings" Winchester Stops a Robbery (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a place!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

They Chase Icebergs (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction

The Rainbow Doom (Table of Contents: 12)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen

Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?" (Table of Contents: 13)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy; teen

California... (Table of Contents: 14)

State Facts / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Naydel

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

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

Miniature Spy Camera / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Rainbow Doom!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  3. 2. Luthor's Amazing Rebus
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Superman Playsuit
  5. 4. ["H'ya, Dink! What's the matter, Dink?"]
    Little Pete
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  7. 6. The Meek Man's Club
    Superman
  8. 7. ["Hello. My name is Hubert..."]
    Varsity Vic
  9. 8. "Wings" Winchester Stops a Robbery
    Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates
  10. 9. ["What a place!"]
    Shorty
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  12. 11. They Chase Icebergs
  13. 12. The Rainbow Doom
    Superman
  14. 13. Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?"
  15. 14. California...
    State Facts
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Miniature Spy Camera
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
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