(August 1958)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1958-07-01
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); Mort Weisinger (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Lady and the Lion! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane
Reprints
Keywords
billboards

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

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

The Lady and the Lion (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Circe; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Circe gives Superman a potion that causes him to have the head of a lion until he discovers the antidote.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Kryptonite

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

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good! There's no lights on!
Genre
humor
Reprints

Wings and Winnie Winchester Bag a Thief (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Wanted: A Pal! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Lou Cameron
Inks
Lou Cameron
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Peg / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Goodbye, Bill! I had a swell time!
Genre
humor
Reprints

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

The Puzzle of the Perilous Planetoid (Table of Contents: 8)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

Varsity Vic / 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
Golly, Helen's father's car is sitting right in the driveway with a flat!
Genre
humor

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And if you have any complaints, we will refund your money!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Gag Bag / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Salesman: These socks are just the thing for you...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Collection of jokes and riddles.

The Five from the Future (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Sherman
Inks
Howard Sherman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle

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

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

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

Daisy Air Rifle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Lady and the Lion!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. The Lady and the Lion
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Good! There's no lights on!"]
    Casey the Cop
  5. 4. Wings and Winnie Winchester Bag a Thief
    Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates
  6. 5. Wanted: A Pal!
  7. 6. ["Goodbye, Bill! I had a swell time!"]
    Peg
  8. 7. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  9. 8. The Puzzle of the Perilous Planetoid
    Tommy Tomorrow
  10. 9. ["Golly, Helen's father's car is sitting right in the driveway with a flat!"]
    Varsity Vic
  11. 10. ["And if you have any complaints, we will refund your money!"]
    Shorty
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  13. 12. ["Salesman: These socks are just the thing for you..."]
    Gag Bag
  14. 13. The Five from the Future
    Congo Bill
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifle
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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