Superman #111
(February 1957)

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
1956-12-16
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); Mort Weisinger (actual editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane

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

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

The Non-Super Superman (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Flying Newsroom; Blacky Baird
Synopsis
Superman gives Jimmy Olsen a new trophy he found on an alien planet. Jimmy uses the device to transfer Superman's mind into Jimmy's body and Jimmy's mind into Superman's body.
Reprints

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

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Shorty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Three hours of this and not a single nibble!
Genre
humor
Reprints

Winter Sports Champions of the World (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer ?
Inks
Win Mortimer ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy

Clark Kent's Crooked Cousin (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Judd Kent (Introduction); Perry White

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

Daisy Manufacturing Co. / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

The Toughest Jobs in the World (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

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

Little Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yaah! I got you Pete!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints

The Magical Superman (Table of Contents: 11)

Superman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Mysto the Great (Introduction)

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Junior Space Pilots on the Beam! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
  3. 2. The Non-Super Superman
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  5. 4. ["Three hours of this and not a single nibble!"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. Winter Sports Champions of the World
  7. 6. Clark Kent's Crooked Cousin
    Superman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Co.
  9. 8. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  10. 9. The Toughest Jobs in the World
  11. 10. ["Yaah! I got you Pete!"]
    Little Pete
  12. 11. The Magical Superman
    Superman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. Junior Space Pilots on the Beam!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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