(August 1964)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1964-06-25
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 copyright registration.


The Juvenile Delinquents from Alpha Centauri! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Zigi; Zagi
Reprints
Keywords
Alien; convict; juvenile delinquent; prisons; ray gun

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Superman / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Juvenile Delinquents from Space! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Zigi; Zagi; Lois Lane; Duke Bragger (villain); "Slash" Sabre (villain)
Synopsis
Two boys from a distant planet visit Earth and cause trouble because they don't understand Earth customs. Superman eventually convinces them to go home, but an escaped criminal has stowed away on their spaceship.
Reprints
Keywords
Alien; Alpha Centuari; escaped convict; juvenile delinquency; juvenile delinquent; prison break; runaway

Indexer Notes

Story continues in the following issue.

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

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

Special Subscription Offer (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How's Trix? (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Trix Rabbit / advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

The Origin of Super-Horse (Table of Contents: 9)

Supergirl / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney (illustration)
Inks
Jim Mooney (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Keywords
Comet; horse; mythology

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

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Mort Weisinger
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Joel R. Hess, Clifford Young, Laura Wagner, Alan Clark, Pat Lawrence, Michael Guastello, and Oswald Train.

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

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

The Menace of Supergirl's Mother! (Table of Contents: 12)

Supergirl / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Jim Mooney (signed)
Inks
Jim Mooney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Zor-El; Allura; Fred Danvers; Edna Danvers; Dar-Lin; Zantor; Rena; the Srang
Synopsis
Edna Danvers is poisoned by a Kandorian creature and becomes evil. She disguises herself as a Kandorian scientist and lures Zor-El and Allura into a Kryptonite trap.
Reprints
Keywords
Green Kryptonite; Kandor; Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude; Superman's Fortress of Solitude

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

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

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

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

9th Giant Superman Annual (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

See the Many Exciting Roles of Jimmy Olsen (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

100 Toy Soldiers (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

132 Pc. Roman Soldiers (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

204 Pc. Revolutionary War Soldiers (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Juvenile Delinquents from Alpha Centauri!
    Superman
  2. 1. ["Be my guest at America's greatest amusement park..."]
    Palisades Amusement Park; Superman
  3. 2. ["Boys and girls!"]
    Superman
  4. 3. The Juvenile Delinquents from Space!
    Superman
  5. 4. ["Yum! Yum!"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  6. 5. Special Subscription Offer
    Superman
  7. 6. ["Tootsie Rolls go on and on after other candy is gone!"]
    Tootsie Roll
  8. 7. ["You can have hours and hours of fun with Silly Putty."]
    Silly Putty
  9. 8. How's Trix?
    Trix Rabbit
  10. 9. The Origin of Super-Horse
    Supergirl
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  12. 11. ["What makes a Tootsie Pop so special?"]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  13. 12. The Menace of Supergirl's Mother!
    Supergirl
  14. 13. ["I like chocolate fudge best!"]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. ["We've got to cover this hole real good if we're going to catch the..."]
    L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms
  16. 15. 9th Giant Superman Annual
    Superman
  17. 16. See the Many Exciting Roles of Jimmy Olsen
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  18. 17. 100 Toy Soldiers
  19. 18. 132 Pc. Roman Soldiers
  20. 19. 204 Pc. Revolutionary War Soldiers
  21. 20. ["Nationally famous prizes at no cost to you!"]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  22. 21. ["Boys, girls, men, women"]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
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