(July 1964)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1964-05-28
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The Initiation of Proty II! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Pets [Super-Horse [Comet]; Streaky; Krypto; Super-Monkey [Beppo]; Proty II [partly as Superboy]]
Reprints

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Part I: The Super-Tests of the Super-Pets! (Table of Contents: 2)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff; Al Plastino (head photostated/pasted on Superboy, page 3, panel 1)
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Pets [Super-Horse [Comet]; Krypto; Streaky; Super-Monkey [Beppo]; Proty II]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Phantom Girl; Sun Boy; Lightning Lad; Brainiac 5; Light Lass; Saturn Girl; Mon-El; Chameleon Boy]; Legion of Substitute-Heroes [Fire Lad; Chlorophyll Kid; Polar Boy; Night Girl]; Supergirl
Synopsis
With the Legion away trying to capture the Time Trapper, the Super-Pets are left in charge. They assign Proty II tests to prove he can join their ranks.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Superboy head by Al Plastino spotted by Bob Bailey. We previously credited Plastino with the splash pages of both chapters.

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

L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Whole Batman Family! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Giant Batman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Part II: The Pet of a Thousand Faces (Table of Contents: 6)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese (balloons on page 1 only); Vivian Berg ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Pets [Super-Horse [Comet]; Streaky; Super-Monkey [Beppo]; Krypto; Proty II [also as Chameleon Boy]]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Mon-El; Superboy; Sun Boy; Ultra Boy; Brainiac 5]
Synopsis
Proty II passes his final tests and is admitted into the Legion of Super-Pets.
Reprints

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

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Watch for the First 80 Page Superboy Annual! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

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

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Harry Delugach, Gordon Ross, Joan Peters, Jim Lawson, Jon Lederhouse, and Jeff Shaffer.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Clark Kent, Class Cheat (Table of Contents: 12)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Lana Lang; Johnny Carson (Not the TV star)
Synopsis
Clark deliberately starts flunking tests so he can break a ring of cheaters in his school.
Reprints

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

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

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

Little Pete / 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
Peanuts! Oh boy.
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Pete
Synopsis
Little Pete begs like a squirrel to get free peanuts.

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Initiation of Proty II!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Part I: The Super-Tests of the Super-Pets!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms
  5. 4. The Whole Batman Family!
    Giant Batman Annual
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. Part II: The Pet of a Thousand Faces
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  10. 9. Watch for the First 80 Page Superboy Annual!
    Giant Superboy Annual
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. Clark Kent, Class Cheat
    Superboy
  14. 13. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
  15. 14. ["Peanuts! Oh boy."]
    Little Pete
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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