Superman #106
(July 1956)

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
1956-05-08
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 Super-Outlaw of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lex Luthor
Reprints

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

100 Airplanes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Superman's First Exploit (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (origin); Superbaby (Flashback); Superboy (Flashback); Jor-El (Flashback); Lara (Flashback); Jonathan Kent (Flashback); Martha Kent (Flashback); Dr. Reese Kearns (Intro); Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints

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

Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Kellogg's Corn Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Thefts of Clark Kent (Table of Contents: 5)

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; Bullets Barton (Villain, Intro)

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

U. S. Royal Color King Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The book's not here!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

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

Radio Beams / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lampert
Pencils
Harry Lampert
Inks
Harry Lampert
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Lampert

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't understand why business isn't better!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

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

King of the Road (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Letters
Typeset

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

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

"Wings" Winchester to the Rescue! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

The Super-Outlaw of Metropolis (Table of Contents: 14)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lex Luthor (villain)
Reprints

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

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

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Super-Outlaw of Metropolis!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    100 Airplanes
  3. 2. Superman's First Exploit
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Roadmaster
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
  6. 5. The Thefts of Clark Kent
    Superman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    U. S. Royal Color King Bike Tires
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. ["The book's not here!"]
    Varsity Vic
  10. 9. ["I can't understand why business isn't better!"]
    Radio Beams
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  12. 11. King of the Road
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  14. 13. "Wings" Winchester to the Rescue!
    Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates
  15. 14. The Super-Outlaw of Metropolis
    Superman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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