(April 1956)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1956-02-26
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 (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.


The Superman of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Superman of 2956 [Craig King]
Reprints
Keywords
rockets; time travel

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Superman of Tomorrow (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Superman of 2956 [Craig King]; Lyra Lee; Dr. Dorr; Dr. Vincent Vail; Parri Wyte
Synopsis
Craig King uses scientific gadgets in 2956 to duplicate Superman's powers but now he needs help to catch scientific bandits, so he beams a message across time to the Real Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
time travel

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes

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

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

Binky Says: "It's Fun to Belong!" (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen

The Big-Game Butterfly Hunter (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu the Jungle Boy; Hector Doolittle; Ubusukus (African tribe)
Synopsis
Hector Doolittle unwittingly risks life and limb to collect rare butterflies.
Reprints
Keywords
baboons; butterflies; Cape buffalo; elephants; entomology; idols; leopards; lodestone

The One and Only Superman (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Bebe / comic story / 0.67 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
We will now have a spelling period!
Genre
humor; children

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Flying Rangers (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as John Maxton]
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

The Mystery of the Stolen Worlds! (Table of Contents: 10)

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
Giant hands out of nowhere move things around in space.

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

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

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

Stuart Greetings, 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) /

Aircraft Carrier / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Superman of Tomorrow!
    Superman
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Superman of Tomorrow
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
  5. 4. Binky Says: "It's Fun to Belong!"
    Binky
  6. 5. The Big-Game Butterfly Hunter
    Congo Bill
  7. 6. The One and Only Superman
    Superman
  8. 7. ["We will now have a spelling period!"]
    Bebe
  9. 8. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  10. 9. Flying Rangers
  11. 10. The Mystery of the Stolen Worlds!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Aircraft Carrier
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