(December 1955)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of January, May, July and November
On-sale date
1955-10-11
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 Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #95, 104, 113, 122, 131)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Missile of Steel! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman Robot
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Jimmy Olsen, Cub Inventor (Table of Contents: 2)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Mr. Hardy; "Ghost" Gordon
Synopsis
Superman tricks Jimmy into thinking he's created a "time radio" to tune into the past and uses it to capture "Ghost" Gordon and his gang.
Reprints
Keywords
Signal Watch

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look what I just bought, Pete!
Genre
humor

The Million Dollar Question! (Table of Contents: 5)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Lex Luthor (in flashback); Toyman (in flashback); Prankster (in flashback); Barton "Blacky" Black; Leonard "Lefty" Lake;
Synopsis
Crooks try to win a quiz show with question on Superman by kidnapping Jimmy Olsen to give them the answers.
Reprints
Keywords
Flying Newsroom; kryptonite; signal watch

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
? [as Al Capp]
Pencils
? [as Al Capp]
Inks
? [as Al Capp]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody

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

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Sagebrush Sam / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This part of the country is beautiful...
Genre
humor

Taste with a Twist (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Missile of Steel (Table of Contents: 10)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Superman robot; "Blitz" Brown
Synopsis
Superman builds a Superman Robot for Jimmy to control while he is out in space saving the world from a rogue planet.
Reprints
Keywords
boomerang; kryptonite

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

Kings' Knights / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Missile of Steel!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. Jimmy Olsen, Cub Inventor
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Look what I just bought, Pete!"]
    Little Pete
  6. 5. The Million Dollar Question!
    Jimmy Olsen
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
  9. 8. ["This part of the country is beautiful..."]
    Sagebrush Sam
  10. 9. Taste with a Twist
  11. 10. The Missile of Steel
    Jimmy Olsen
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Kings' Knights
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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