(April-May 1956)

DC, 1947 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1956-02-07
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, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Hard-Luck Badge! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ely
Inks
Bill Ely
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Stuart Greetings, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Detective of Tomorrow (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The One and Only Superman (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 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
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Binky; Allergy

The Man Who Made Heroes (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
?

You Be the Detective! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Robbins
Inks
Ed Robbins
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Case of the Counterfeit Cigarettes (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

The Grapevine / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's a package that came special delivery for you!
Genre
humor

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

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

The Hard Luck Badge (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ely
Inks
Bill Ely
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Story title corrected per Error Report #3601, by James Zanotto.

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

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

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Hard-Luck Badge!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  3. 2. The Detective of Tomorrow
  4. 3. The One and Only Superman
    Superman
  5. 4. Binky Says: "It's Fun to Belong!"
    Binky
  6. 5. The Man Who Made Heroes
  7. 6. You Be the Detective!
  8. 7. The Case of the Counterfeit Cigarettes
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The Grapevine
  10. 9. ["Here's a package that came special delivery for you!"]
    Casey the Cop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream Oil
  12. 11. The Hard Luck Badge
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Donald Dale Milne
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Mark Gordon