Superman #132
(October 1959)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly, with the exception of March, June, September and December
On-sale date
1959-08-06
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 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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Adventure Comics #264 and copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kal-El [Superman]; Futuro
Reprints

Draw Me (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Superman's Other Life, Part 1: Krypton Lives On (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin
Reprints

Indexer Notes

3-part novel

Coming Super-Attractions (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Action Comics; Adventure Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Colorfoto / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

It's Fun to Learn! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

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

Ollie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You can start painting the fire house now, Ollie!
Genre
humor

Superman's Other Life, Part 2: Futuro, Super-Hero of Krypton (Table of Contents: 8)

Superman / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

imaginary story done as computer projection

Out of Nowhere-- (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mort Weisinger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye ?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

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

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

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

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Superman's Other Life, Part 3: The Superman of Two Worlds (Table of Contents: 13)

Superman / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Superman on Television! Is Super-TV (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Midwest Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Draw Me
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Superman's Other Life, Part 1: Krypton Lives On
    Superman
  4. 3. Coming Super-Attractions
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Action Comics; Adventure Comics
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Colorfoto
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  7. 6. It's Fun to Learn!
  8. 7. ["You can start painting the fire house now, Ollie!"]
    Ollie
  9. 8. Superman's Other Life, Part 2: Futuro, Super-Hero of Krypton
    Superman
  10. 9. Out of Nowhere--
    Green Lantern
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  14. 13. Superman's Other Life, Part 3: The Superman of Two Worlds
    Superman
  15. 14. Superman on Television! Is Super-TV
    The Adventures of Superman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Midwest Card Company
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