(August 1956)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1956-06-24
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) (editor); Jack Schiff (managing); Mort Weisinger (Superman); George Kashdan (backups)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Superman's Treasure Hoard! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane
Reprints
Keywords
jewels; treasure chests

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

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

Superman's Treasure Hoard (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Art Shaler

Mike Was a Rolling Menace Until... (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

U. S. Royals / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Howie / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sam, I do believe we're going to have another businessman in the family!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Amazing Army of Apes! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu of the Jungle; Chota (chimpanzee); the General
Synopsis
A military officer appears to go crazy and starts to think apes are his soldiers.
Reprints
Keywords
apes; blowguns; diamonds; idols; Kurudu (African village)

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

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

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How do you like this room?
Genre
humor
Reprints

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

The Day I Beat the Baseball Jinx (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller (as Jack Mason)
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Tom Thumb Tommy Tomorrow (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Peter Porkchops Solves "The Case of the Careless Camper!" (Table of Contents: 12)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Rube Grossman
Inks
Rube Grossman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Disneyland Color Television Set / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman's Treasure Hoard!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. Superman's Treasure Hoard
    Superman
  4. 3. Mike Was a Rolling Menace Until...
    U. S. Royals
  5. 4. ["Sam, I do believe we're going to have another businessman in the family!"]
    Howie
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  7. 6. The Amazing Army of Apes!
    Congo Bill
  8. 7. ["Boys and girls! Here's the news you've been waiting for..."]
  9. 8. ["How do you like this room?"]
    Shorty
  10. 9. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  11. 10. The Day I Beat the Baseball Jinx
  12. 11. The Tom Thumb Tommy Tomorrow
    Tommy Tomorrow
  13. 12. Peter Porkchops Solves "The Case of the Careless Camper!"
    Peter Porkchops
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Disneyland Color Television Set
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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