(May 1961)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1961-03-30
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 B893059.


The War Between Supergirl and the Superman Emergency Squad! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman Emergency Squad; Supergirl
Reprints
Keywords
telephone poles

Still 10¢ (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The War Between Supergirl and the Supermen Emergency Squad! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl (guest star); The Supermen Emergency Squad; Lois Lane; The Anti-Superman Gang (villains); John Kiley
Synopsis
John Kiley tricks Superman into revealing he's Clark Kent. After trapping Clark Kent with Kryptonite, Supergirl and the Superman Emergency Squad spring into action.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Green Kryptonite; Kandor

Indexer Notes

crossover with Supergirl

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

Adventure Comics; Tales of the Bizarrro World / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Mort Weisinger
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why the ear muffs now, Vic?
Genre
humor

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Supergirl's Three Super Girl-Friends! (Table of Contents: 8)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Linda Lee]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Phantom Girl (intro); Triplicate Girl (intro, later Duo Damsel); Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Shrinking Violet (intro); Bouncing Boy (intro); Sun Boy (intro); Brainiac 5 (intro)]; Brainiac (flashback); Superman (flashback); Lori Lemaris; Jerro; Krypto
Synopsis
Supergirl and Brainiac 5 join the Legion.
Reprints
Keywords
Green Kryptonite; Kandor (flashback); time travel

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

Little Pete / 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
Strike one!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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) /

Palisades Amusement Park / 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) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The War Between Supergirl and the Superman Emergency Squad!
    Superman; Supergirl
  2. 1. Still 10¢
  3. 2. The War Between Supergirl and the Supermen Emergency Squad!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Featured in the next issue of Adventure Comics..."]
    Adventure Comics; Tales of the Bizarrro World
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  7. 6. ["Why the ear muffs now, Vic?"]
    Varsity Vic
  8. 7. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  9. 8. Supergirl's Three Super Girl-Friends!
    Supergirl
  10. 9. ["Strike one!"]
    Little Pete
  11. 10. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superman; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Adventure Comics
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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