Superman #151
(February 1962)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
On-sale Date
1961-12-19
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The Super-Creature from Krypton! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Kryptonian flame-dragon
Reprints

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

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

The Three Tough Teen-Agers! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Maxie Kargan; Louie Mapes; Artie
Synopsis
Lois takes a job as a teacher to write a report on juvenile delinquents. Superman helps her scare them straight.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

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

Homer / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's the house!
Genre
humor

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Jack Liebowitz
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Statement required by the act of August 24,1912...

Indexer Notes

Printed at Sparta Illinois
Publisher National Periodical Publications 575 Lexington Ave, NY NY
Editor Mort Weisinger
Bus Mgr Jack Liebowitz
Owners: H Donenfeld, I Donenfeld, S Iger, JS Liebowitz, PH Sampliner, SU Sampliner.
Avg Circulation: 820,000

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

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

The Man Who Trained Supermen! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Conrad Krugg (intro, villain); Professor Schmitz; Daisy
Synopsis
Superman stops a con-man who is giving regular folks fake super-powers.
Reprints

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

Shorty / 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
How do you like this room?
Genre
humor
Reprints

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jim Hutcheson, Benny Vick, Joe Korrig, Steve Higins, Bruce Kaloski, Punky Stevens, and Pete Wilson.

Superman's Greatest Secret! (Table of Contents: 10)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; a Kryptonian dragon; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Van-Zee; Nim-Zee; Reg-En
Synopsis
A Kryptonian Flame-Dragon is loose on Earth and Superman must stop the creature.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

Another Giant Batman Collection! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

100 Toy Soldiers $1.25 (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Josely Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

204 Revolutionary War Soldiers (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Frontier Cabin (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Super-Creature from Krypton!
    Superman
  2. 1. ["Dear Boys and Girls..."]
  3. 2. The Three Tough Teen-Agers!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Here's the house!"]
    Homer
  5. 4. ["Statement required by the act of August 24,1912..."]
  6. 5. ["Watch for the fourth Superman Annual!"]
    Giant Superman Annual
  7. 6. The Man Who Trained Supermen!
    Superman
  8. 7. ["How do you like this room?"]
    Shorty
  9. 8. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Action Comics; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Adventure Comics
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  11. 10. Superman's Greatest Secret!
    Superman
  12. 11. Another Giant Batman Collection!
    Giant Batman Annual
  13. 12. 100 Toy Soldiers $1.25
    Josely Co.
  14. 13. ["Reward $2,000.00 for this coin!"]
    Best Values Co.
  15. 14. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  16. 15. 204 Revolutionary War Soldiers
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  17. 16. Frontier Cabin
    Frontier Cabin
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