(August 1958)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
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
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #183, 187, 193, 197, 202, 207, 212, 217, 222, 227, 245, 252, 272, 278, 284)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Girl of Steel! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Super-Girl
Reprints:

The Three Magic Wishes: The Girl of Steel (Part I) (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Super-Girl (introduction, a magically-created female partner for Superman, death); Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Jimmy Olsen is granted three wishes by an Indian totem, the first wish being for a Super-Girl with powers equal to Superman to be his companion. When she feels as if she's always in the way, Super-Girl sacrifices herself to save Superman.
Reprints:
Keywords:
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Title given at the end of Part I.

The Three Magic Wishes: The Lost Super-Powers (Part II) (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Criminals steal the magic totem and use the second wish to remove Superman's powers.
Reprints:
Keywords:
kryptonite

Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Three Magic Wishes: Superman's Return to Krypton (Part III) (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Jor-El; Lara; Kil-Lor (introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Superman time travels back to Krypton and meets his parents for the first time, and arranges their betrothal!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Krypton; kryptonite; time travel

Indexer Notes

Title given at the end of Part I.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Girl of Steel!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Three Magic Wishes: The Girl of Steel (Part I)
    Superman
  3. 2. The Three Magic Wishes: The Lost Super-Powers (Part II)
    Superman
  4. 3. Gag Bag
  5. 4. The Three Magic Wishes: Superman's Return to Krypton (Part III)
    Superman
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