(February 1962)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1961-12-28
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical 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 #31 and copyright registration.


Superman Presents Supergirl to the World! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl
Reprints
Keywords
ticker tape parades

Indexer Notes

Curt Swan's and George Klein's names are on some of the building signs.

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

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

Part 1: The World's Greatest Heroine! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman and Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl (origin); Lex Luthor; Fred Danvers; Edna Danvers; Zor-El (flashback); John F. Kennedy; Jerro; Lenora Lemaris; Dick Malverne
Synopsis
Superman reveals Supergirl to the world.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

Indexer Notes

Crossover with Supergirl story "The Infinite Monster!" in this issue.

Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

Little Pete / 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
Look at your walls, Pete-
Genre
humor

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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

Bomb Sight / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's going to be some dance!
Genre
humor
Reprints

[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 Lucille Bellem, Richard Akehurst, Paul Penzick, Robert Bloom, Willis Conover, Sheila Roberts, Allen Glasgow.

Part 2: The Infinite Monster! (Table of Contents: 9)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; President John F. Kennedy; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy; Saturn Girl; Brainiac 5; Legion of Super-Heroes; Jackie Kennedy; Lyndon B. Johnson; Superman; Professor Hartz; Dick Malverne; Mrs. Hart
Synopsis
Supergirl stops a creature from another dimension in her first solo adventure after Superman revealed her to the world.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

Another Giant Batman Collection! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

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
Goodnight, Lila - it was swell doing our homework together!
Genre
humor
Reprints

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Let Science Serve You! (Table of Contents: 13)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman Presents Supergirl to the World!
    Superman; Supergirl
  2. 1. ["Dear Boys and Girls..."]
  3. 2. Part 1: The World's Greatest Heroine!
    Superman and Supergirl
  4. 3. Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual!
    Giant Superman Annual
  5. 4. ["Look at your walls, Pete-"]
    Little Pete
  6. 5. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Bomb Sight
  8. 7. ["It's going to be some dance!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  10. 9. Part 2: The Infinite Monster!
    Supergirl
  11. 10. Another Giant Batman Collection!
    Giant Batman Annual
  12. 11. ["Goodnight, Lila - it was swell doing our homework together!"]
    Peg
  13. 12. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superboy; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Adventure Comics
  14. 13. Let Science Serve You!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
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