(Summer 1964)

DC, 1964 Series
 
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
84
On-sale date
1964-04-23
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 Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Superbaby]; Power-Boy; Krypto; Joe Timmons the Barber; British Bobby
Keywords
barber

Giant Superboy Annual (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Contents listing on inside front cover.

Chapter I: The Return of Jor-El and Lara! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jor-El; Lara; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent
Synopsis
Jor-El and Lara mysteriously arrive in Smallville and make plans to move to another world taking Superboy and the Kents with them.
Reprints

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

World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Chapter II: The Voyage to New Krypton! (Table of Contents: 4)

Superboy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jor-El; Lara; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Krypto
Synopsis
The extended family move to the new planet, but on this world they have no super powers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

4 panels cut from original, the bottom tier of the original page 6 and the middle tier of the original page 7.

Chapter III: The Orphan of Steel! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superboy / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jor-El; Lara; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Krypto
Synopsis
Superboy leaves their new world on a mission for Jor-El, but a rogue meteor wipes out New Krypton and leaves him an orphan yet again.
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Ways in Which Red Kryptonite Has Affected Superboy (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Superbaby in Scotland Yard (Table of Contents: 7)

Superboy / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Superbaby (flashback)]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Sir Chadwick
Synopsis
Visiting Scotland Yard in London, Superboy is prompted to recall an earlier trip to the home of Great Britain's Police Force.
Reprints

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

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

The Blind Boy of Steel! (Table of Contents: 9)

Superboy / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Krypto
Synopsis
When a freak accident gives Superboy diamond vision, he must bandage his eyes and use Krypto as a super-seeing eye dog.
Reprints

Superman TV Series (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

How Superboy Learned to Fly! (Table of Contents: 11)

Superboy / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Captain Burton
Synopsis
Whilst mastering his flying ability, Superboy unwittingly discredits a pilot who has witnessed him in flight, only by revealing his existence can the Boy of Steel save the airman's career.
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Superboy's Kryptonian Ancestors (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Day Clark Kent Got a Haircut! (Table of Contents: 13)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Joe Timmons
Synopsis
When Smallville's barber, Joe Timmons, suspects that Clark must be Superboy as he had never been in for a haircut, the Boy of Steel concocts a scheme to put him off the scent.
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The Power-Boy from Earth (Table of Contents: 14)

Superboy / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Power-Boy [Zarl Vorne]; Ma Vorne; Pa Vorne
Synopsis
On the Planet Juno, Superboy encounters Power-Boy, an Atlantean survivor from the Earth of 10,000 years ago. Awoken from suspended animation he became his new world's champion, however his one weakness ensures that he and Superboy can never make contact again.
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Indexer Notes

Inker credit by Bob Hughes.

The Phantom Zone Criminals (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jax-Ur; Dr. Xadu; General Zod; Professor Vakox; Roz-Em; Gra-Mo; Kru-El; Tor-An; Mon-El
Reprints
Keywords
Phantom Zone

The Space Adventures of Krypto! (Table of Contents: 16)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Krypto; Superboy
Synopsis
Krypto encounters a space cat, becomes a dog king and escapes from an asteroid of deadly traps on his outer space travels.
Reprints

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

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

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

80 Page Giant Magazine; Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. Giant Superboy Annual
  3. 2. Chapter I: The Return of Jor-El and Lara!
    Superboy
  4. 3. ["The world's greatest adventure team!"]
    World's Finest Comics
  5. 4. Chapter II: The Voyage to New Krypton!
    Superboy
  6. 5. Chapter III: The Orphan of Steel!
    Superboy
  7. 6. Ways in Which Red Kryptonite Has Affected Superboy
  8. 7. Superbaby in Scotland Yard
    Superboy
  9. 8. Coming... Super-Attractions!
  10. 9. The Blind Boy of Steel!
    Superboy
  11. 10. Superman TV Series
  12. 11. How Superboy Learned to Fly!
    Superboy
  13. 12. Superboy's Kryptonian Ancestors
  14. 13. The Day Clark Kent Got a Haircut!
    Superboy
  15. 14. The Power-Boy from Earth
    Superboy
  16. 15. The Phantom Zone Criminals
  17. 16. The Space Adventures of Krypto!
    Superboy
  18. 17. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  19. 18. ["Watch for these great stories in the first issue of the Giant Jimmy Olsen Annual"]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; Jimmy Olsen
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • John Censullo
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Jim Walker
  • Bob Hughes
  • Katie
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Allen Ross
  • Denys Howard
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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