(March 1961)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1961-01-31
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 the publication date found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 15, Part 2, Number 1, Periodicals, January-June 1961. Second class permit. Copyright number B881745.


The Reversed Super-Powers! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Superwoman [Lois Lane]
Reprints

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Reversed Super-Powers! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Superwoman [Lois Lane]; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Superman Robot Z
Synopsis
While trying to make himself immune to Kryptonite an explosion in the lab removes Superman's power and gives Lois powers.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Green Kryptonite

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

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

Script
Mort Weisinger
Pencils
Curt Swan (logo illustration)
Inks
Stan Kaye (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Bill Slaten; Mike Mahoney; David Schaefer; Renee Rosenman; Linda Breitman; Sharon Johnston; Mike Cox; Calvin Rush; Tom McGeehan; John McGeehan

Now in a Magazine of His Own! (Table of Contents: 4)

Rip Hunter... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
adventure; science fiction

Indexer Notes

house ad for Rip Hunter... Time Master (DC, 1961 series) #1 (March-April 1961)

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

Casey the Cop / 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
Casey, will you save all your old magazines for me?
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey
Reprints

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Supergirl's Three Time Trips! (Table of Contents: 7)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Annie Oakley; Buffalo Bill; George Washington; Betsy Ross; Captain John Smith; Running Deer; Pocahontas; Superman
Synopsis
When tasked to do a report on a famous historical figure, Supergirl travels into the past to view Annie Oakley, Betsy Ross and Pocahontas in action, but in each time period she encounters kryptonite.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Green Kryptonite; time travel

Don't Sell Nature Short! (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
A wildlife preserve wins out over plans to build a new shopping center.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

Tricksy / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Some trick. Bah!
Genre
humor
Characters
Tricksy

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
HQFWP PJSY QJKY XRFQQANQQJ...

Indexer Notes

membership application form for the Supermen of America; also includes message in secret code (Code Saturn No. 5)
decoded message reads: "Clark Kent left Smallville and moved to Metropolis when he was twenty years old."

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Reversed Super-Powers!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. The Reversed Super-Powers!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  5. 4. Now in a Magazine of His Own!
    Rip Hunter... Time Master
  6. 5. ["Casey, will you save all your old magazines for me?"]
    Casey the Cop
  7. 6. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superman; Adventure Comics; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  8. 7. Supergirl's Three Time Trips!
    Supergirl
  9. 8. Don't Sell Nature Short!
  10. 9. ["Some trick. Bah!"]
    Tricksy
  11. 10. ["HQFWP PJSY QJKY XRFQQANQQJ..."]
    Supermen of America
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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