(June 1960)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1960-04-28
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 copyright registration.


The Day Supergirl Revealed Herself! (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
Keywords
statues; Superboy statue

Test Your Talent! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Superman from Outer Space! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Hyper-Man [Chester King]; Lois Lane; Clark Kent robot; Perry White; Lydia Long; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (red skirt); Professor Heath
Synopsis
Superman meets Hyper-Man from the parallel world of Oceania. When he discovers that Hyper-Man is dying, Superman arranges for his identity to be revealed so that he can spend his last year married to his girlfriend Lydia Long.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Secrecy; Fortress of Solitude; Zoronite

Indexer Notes

Inker credit by Bob Hughes; we previously credited Stan Kaye.

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

Prviate Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy, target practice!
Genre
humor
Reprints

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

The Readers' Choice! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

The Day Supergirl Revealed Herself! (Table of Contents: 7)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Mary Jane; Superman; Supergirl robot; Mr. Evans; Mrs. Evans
Synopsis
A strange meteor gives Supergirl amnesia, so she uses her power openly in Smallville.
Reprints
Keywords
Red Kryptonite

Be Your Own Boss! (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 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
Here you are, folks! Mendo will mend anything!
Genre
humor

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

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

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Day Supergirl Revealed Herself!
    Superman; Supergirl
  2. 1. Test Your Talent!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Superman from Outer Space!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Oh boy, target practice!"]
    Prviate Pete
  5. 4. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  6. 5. The Readers' Choice!
    The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  8. 7. The Day Supergirl Revealed Herself!
    Supergirl
  9. 8. Be Your Own Boss!
  10. 9. ["Here you are, folks! Mendo will mend anything!"]
    Shorty
  11. 10. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superman; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Adventure Comics
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
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