(January 1960)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1959-11-25
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Superboy #78 and copyright registration.

Mighty Maid! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Linda Lee] (as a Superbaby and as Mighty Maid); Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints

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

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

Mighty Maid! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl [Linda Lee] [as Mighty Maid]; Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis
To foil an alien race bent on destroying Earth, Superman has Supergirl become Mighty Maid and then they fake Superman marrying Mighty Maid and leaving Earth.
Reprints
Keywords
Rock of Gibraltar; Sphinx; Taj Mahal

Indexer Notes

Credits from the Archives reprint.

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

Commercial Trades Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'd like a job!
Genre
humor

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

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

The Girl Superbaby! (Table of Contents: 6)

Supergirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Linda Lee]; Julu the Elder; Mojax; Superman [Clark Kent]
Synopsis
While trying to help an old man, Supergirl is exposed to the Fountain of Youth and becomes a baby. As a baby, she helps the police capture two jewel thieves.
Reprints
Keywords
Fountain of Youth; kryptonite

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Brian Cutler, Roger Gohsman, Roz Z, Shirley Keesee, Mary Kennedy, Horace Miller, David Krieger, George Randall, and Tom Aravich.

The Gladiator of the Jungle! (Table of Contents: 9)

Congorilla / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
jungle; superhero; adventure
Characters
Congo Bill; Congorilla; Janu; Professor Dalton; Anita Dalton; Doctor West; Ivan Nargus

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bob's Christmas Gift! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mighty Maid!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. Mighty Maid!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Commercial Trades Institute
  5. 4. ["I'd like a job!"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. ["How can Superman, Superboy, and Superbaby be together in one adventure?"]
    Superman
  7. 6. The Girl Superbaby!
    Supergirl
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  10. 9. The Gladiator of the Jungle!
    Congorilla
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  14. 13. Bob's Christmas Gift!
    Daisy Air Rifles
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