Superboy #96
(April 1962)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
On-sale date:
1962-02-15
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 U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Enemy Superboy! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Clark Kent [Superboy]; Pete Ross; Krypto

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Bob Bailey; we formerly credited John Forte.

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

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The New Boy of Steel! Part I (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

A Weather Guide (Table of Contents: 3)

Superboy's Workshop / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

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

Charlie Cannonball / comic story / 0.5 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:
A death-defying stunt!
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Fabulous Adventures of the World's Mightiest Mortal! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Smallville Mailsack / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

Little Pete / 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:
Oh my gosh! It's awfully late!
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[The New Boy of Steel!] Part II: The Enemy Superboy! (Table of Contents: 9)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

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

Cora the Car Hop / 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:
Two hamburgers, Miss!
Genre:
humor

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?" (Table of Contents: 12)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff
Synopsis:
Buzzy and his friends learn about the backgrounds of their neighbors through their ethnic customs.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Enemy Superboy!
    Superboy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. The New Boy of Steel! Part I
    Superboy
  4. 3. A Weather Guide
    Superboy's Workshop
  5. 4. ["A death-defying stunt!"]
    Charlie Cannonball
  6. 5. Fabulous Adventures of the World's Mightiest Mortal!
    Superman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  8. 7. ["Oh my gosh! It's awfully late!"]
    Little Pete
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  10. 9. [The New Boy of Steel!] Part II: The Enemy Superboy!
    Superboy
  11. 10. ["Two hamburgers, Miss!"]
    Cora the Car Hop
  12. 11. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Action Comics; Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  13. 12. Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?"
    Buzzy
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Bob Bailey
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Gene Reed
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes