Look #v4#5
(February 27, 1940)

Cowles, 1937 Series
 
Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
?
Indicia Frequency
bi-weekly
On-sale date
1940-02-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Look, Inc.
Editing
?
Dimensions
11" x 14"
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On cover one of the blurbs says, "Superman" Captures Hitler and Stalin.

On sale date from the publication date as submitted to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1940, New Series, Volume 35, Number 1. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B 449765.


The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

New Comic Strip Hero Proves There's Big Money in Fantasy (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Jerry Siegel (photograph); Joe Shuster (photograph)

Indexer Notes

Actually a text article, short introduction article to the rise in Superman's popularity. Includes three photographs, one kids and vendor around a newsstand, and pictures of Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster at work.

How Superman Would End the War (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Joe Shuster
Inks
Joe Shuster
Colors
? (see notes)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Adolf Hitler; Josef Stalin
Synopsis
If Superman actually existed, he would snatch Adolf Hitler and Josef Stalin and bring them to trial at the League of Nations.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In red and black.

Per Keith Morgan, one page with the red color was reprinted on page 65 of Les Daniels' DC Comics: Sixty Years of the World's Favorite Comic Book Heroes and an edited greyscale version appeared on page 8 of Brian Cronin's Was Superman A Spy?

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Table of Contents
  1. 1. New Comic Strip Hero Proves There's Big Money in Fantasy
    Superman
  2. 2. How Superman Would End the War
    Superman
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