(November 1959)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1959-09-29
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
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #13 and copyright registration.


Supergirl's Farewell to Earth! (Table of Contents)

Superman; Supergirl / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
Reprints

New Stars for "Old Glory" (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Menace of the Cosmic Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Cosmic Man; Perry White; Lois Lane; General Malvio; President Raulis of Borkia
Synopsis
General Malvio creates a robot superhero so that he can use him to assasinate the President of Borkia.
Reprints

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

American Specialty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tricksy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at Tricksy drive through that brick wall!
Genre
humor

Congorilla Goes to War! (Table of Contents: 6)

Congorilla / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
jungle; superhero
Characters
Congo Bill; Congorilla; Janu the Jungle Boy; Col. Duval
Synopsis
Congorilla protects a daffy ex-Foreign Legion officer who thinks his pets are still his troops.

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

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
Oh Peg!
Genre
humor
Reprints

Coming Super-Attractions... (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Adventure Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Richard D'Alli, Gerald W. Doelling, Wendy Elliot, Larry Aladeen, Norm Freidin, John McGeehan, Myrna Sharon, Don Belgier, and Lee Urrows.

Supergirl's Farewell to Earth! (Table of Contents: 10)

Supergirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Linda Lee]; Krypto; Superman [Clark Kent]
Synopsis
Superman punishes Supergirl for revealing her existence to Krypto. But Supergirl discovers a secret about Superman all by herself.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Geographical Society's Around the World Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Supergirl's Farewell to Earth!
    Superman; Supergirl
  2. 1. New Stars for "Old Glory"
  3. 2. The Menace of the Cosmic Man!
    Superman
  4. 3. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Co.
  6. 5. ["Look at Tricksy drive through that brick wall!"]
    Tricksy
  7. 6. Congorilla Goes to War!
    Congorilla
  8. 7. ["Oh Peg!"]
    Peg
  9. 8. Coming Super-Attractions...
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Adventure Comics
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  11. 10. Supergirl's Farewell to Earth!
    Supergirl
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Geographical Society's Around the World Program
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