(February 1957)

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
1956-12-04
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.


Superbaby, Jimmy Olsen's Pal! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superbaby
Reprints

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

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

The Super Safari (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; Sahib Sik
Synopsis
Jimmy is tricked into buying a magic flute that he believes will tame any wild animal.
Reprints
Keywords
circus; lion tamer; safari; signal watch

The World's Most Daring Hunters (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Varsity Vic / 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
This car needs a paint job pretty badly!
Genre
humor
Reprints

The Riddle Reporter (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; Perry White; Riddle Reporter (robot); Professor Clyde; Prince Rex of Dalmania
Synopsis
Jimmy gets scooped by the Riddle Reporter, and he begins to believe the Riddle Reporter is really Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
Flying Newsroom; robot; Signal Watch

Buy Daisy Fun with Your Christmas Money! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Hy Wire / 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
I give you Hy Wire, the only man daring enough...
Genre
humor

Winter Sports Champions of the World (Table of Contents: 9)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; sports

Indexer Notes

Gene Reed says Moreira inks are "probable."

Superbaby, Jimmy Olsen's Pal (Table of Contents: 10)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superbaby; Superman; Superboy; Professor Boone; The Silk Gang
Synopsis
Professor Boone's ray turns Jimmy's Signal Watch into an old pocket watch, and when activated it calls Superbaby from the past, not Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
Signal Watch; time travel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[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)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superbaby, Jimmy Olsen's Pal!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
  3. 2. The Super Safari
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. The World's Most Daring Hunters
  5. 4. ["This car needs a paint job pretty badly!"]
    Varsity Vic
  6. 5. The Riddle Reporter
    Jimmy Olsen
  7. 6. Buy Daisy Fun with Your Christmas Money!
    Daisy Manufacturing Co.
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. ["I give you Hy Wire, the only man daring enough..."]
    Hy Wire
  10. 9. Winter Sports Champions of the World
  11. 10. Superbaby, Jimmy Olsen's Pal
    Jimmy Olsen
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  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.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
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