(March 1956)

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
1956-01-17
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.


T.N.T. Olsen, the Champ! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman
Reprints
Keywords
boxing

Davy to the Rescue! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Superman's Seeing-Eye Dog (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; Sergeant Clancy; Lois Lane; Perry White; "Red" Redding
Synopsis
A space souvenir from Superman gives Jimmy X-Ray vision.
Reprints
Keywords
Signal Watch; x-ray

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / 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
Whew! What a tough exam that was!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

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

Healthy Teeth for You and Your Pet! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen

Jimmy Olsen, Clark Kent's Pal! (Table of Contents: 6)

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; Perry White; "Safety" Stone
Synopsis
Jimmy stays at Clark's apartment for a few days and becomes Clark Kent's pal, refusing to have anything to do with Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
Mt. Everest; Signal Watch

Hot As a Firecracker! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Showcase; Fireman Farrell / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Peg / 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
Peg, wait up!
Genre
humor

How Houdini Performed His Tricks (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John E. Maxon
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

T.N.T. Olsen, the Champ! (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; Lois Lane; Gorilla Gordon; Pugs Orton
Synopsis
Pugs Orton, a boxing manager, schemes to make Jimmy seem like a great boxer.
Reprints
Keywords
boxing

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

American Seed Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. T.N.T. Olsen, the Champ!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Davy to the Rescue!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. Superman's Seeing-Eye Dog
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. ["Whew! What a tough exam that was!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  6. 5. Healthy Teeth for You and Your Pet!
    Binky
  7. 6. Jimmy Olsen, Clark Kent's Pal!
    Jimmy Olsen
  8. 7. Hot As a Firecracker!
    Showcase; Fireman Farrell
  9. 8. ["Peg, wait up!"]
    Peg
  10. 9. How Houdini Performed His Tricks
  11. 10. T.N.T. Olsen, the Champ!
    Jimmy Olsen
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Fashion Frocks, Inc.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Daniel Thingvold
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