(September 1956)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July and Nov.
On-sale date
1956-07-17
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.


Jimmy Olsen, Speed Demon! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman
Reprints

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

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Mystery of the Canine Champ (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; Perry White; Lois Lane; Cal Crane; Rollo (dog); Paul Orton; King (dog)
Synopsis
As punishment for not proofreading his assignment, Jimmy is assigned to do pet stories for the Planet. He ends up discovering the truth behind Paul Orton's dog King, who he claims is the smartest dog in the world.
Reprints
Keywords
Signal Watch

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

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

The Big Dance (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff ?
Letters
typeset

Jimmy Olsen, Speed Demon (Table of Contents: 5)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Professor Claude; Don Dirkson
Synopsis
Jimmy accidentally drinks a serum that gives him super speed.
Reprints

Superman on Television! Is Super-TV (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Here Are the Prizes (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

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

Little Morton / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Phil Berube
Pencils
Phil Berube (signed)
Inks
Phil Berube (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are ya' all through, Daddy?
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Lit-Win
Pencils
Lit-Win
Inks
Lit-Win
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Z...Z...Z... Z...Z...Z..." "...This ought to wake him!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

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

Unwanted Superman Souvenirs (Table of Contents: 11)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; "Slippery" Sam
Synopsis
When Jimmy begins to throw away all his Superman souvenirs, Superman must find out the reason why.
Reprints
Keywords
Signal Watch

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

Varsity Vic / 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
Doing homework, Vic?
Genre
humor

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

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

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

Cheerful Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Schwinn Phantom / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Jimmy Olsen, Speed Demon!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  3. 2. The Mystery of the Canine Champ
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
  5. 4. The Big Dance
  6. 5. Jimmy Olsen, Speed Demon
    Jimmy Olsen
  7. 6. Superman on Television! Is Super-TV
    The Adventures of Superman
  8. 7. Here Are the Prizes
  9. 8. ["Are ya' all through, Daddy?"]
    Little Morton
  10. 9. ["Z...Z...Z... Z...Z...Z..." "...This ought to wake him!"]
    Daffy & Doodle
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  12. 11. Unwanted Superman Souvenirs
    Jimmy Olsen
  13. 12. ["Doing homework, Vic?"]
    Varsity Vic
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Cheerful Card Company
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn Phantom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
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