(August 1959)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Great Superboy Double-Cross! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Jonathan Kent; Sherlock Hames [as Sherlock Haymes]

The Great Superboy Doublecross! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Sherlock Hames
Synopsis:
Dad Kent hires a private detective to discover Superboy's secret identity.
Keywords:
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

The detective's name was spelled Sherlock Haymes on the cover, but Hames in the story.

["Waiter, let me see the menu!"] (Table of Contents: 2)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

Have Arrow--Will Travel! (Table of Contents: 3)

Green Arrow / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]
Synopsis:
Speedy takes up odd-jobs to raise money for a sailboat. Some crooks try to take advantage of Speedy but he catches onto their scheme.
Reprints:

["Sue is a swell girl, but her kid brother is a big pest"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Smallville Mailsack / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Letters from Dennis Beecher, George Manos, Richard Henke, Chip Dodson, John Palovick, Frank Ginsberg, Margie Manus, Jules Bancroft, Tom Schreck.

The Great Ocean Election! (Table of Contents: 6)

Aquaman / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Honest Vic Wake; Govenor Big Jim Mason; Topo
Synopsis:
Aquaman helps Honest Vic Wake in his campaign to be elected over the crooked Govenor Big Jim Mason.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 8/05.
Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/ . Formerly credited to Robert Bernstein ?.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Great Superboy Double-Cross!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Great Superboy Doublecross!
    Superboy
  3. 2. ["Waiter, let me see the menu!"]
    Shorty
  4. 3. Have Arrow--Will Travel!
    Green Arrow
  5. 4. ["Sue is a swell girl, but her kid brother is a big pest"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  7. 6. The Great Ocean Election!
    Aquaman
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