(October 1964)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1964-08-27
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 Rainbow Faces of Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Smoking Is for Squares! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Paulette Breen (winner of the Palisades Amusement Park's Miss American Teenager contest) tells Bob and his friends that girls don't like guys who smoke.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Superman's Rainbow Face! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Nor-Kan (death); Jimmy Olsen (as a trophy)
Synopsis
Red Kryptonite causes Superman's emotions to be reflected in the color of his face, which means that Clark must hide the changes from Lois.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Red Kryptonite

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

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

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

Tricksy / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tricksy will pull this car for one whole block...
Genre
humor
Characters
Tricksy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of "Superman's Rainbow Face!"

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Script
Mort Weisinger
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by John Poskonka; Michele Valente; David Hamilton; John Deckert; Lynn Miller; Michael Settle; Philip Duffy

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

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

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

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

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

Casey the Cop / 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
A radio playing at this time of night...
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey
Reprints

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

The Great Supergirl Double-Cross! (Table of Contents: 13)

Supergirl / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El; also appears as Linda Danvers]; Lena Thorul; Lex Luthor (villain); Fred Danvers; Edna Danvers; Jeff Colby; Dick Malverne
Synopsis
When Supergirl mistakes Lena Thorul's new boyfriend for an enemy agent she breaks up their romance. Upon finding out that she was mistaken, she has to get them back together.
Reprints
Keywords
FBI; weddings

Indexer Notes

In this story, Lena Thorul weds Jeff Colby, an FBI agent who once arrested Lex Luthor.

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

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

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

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

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Worth Rounding Up... (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

How's Trix?; Trix / advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

The Story of Lena Thorul (Table of Contents: 18)

text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Rainbow Faces of Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. Smoking Is for Squares!
  3. 2. Superman's Rainbow Face!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms
  5. 4. ["Tricksy will pull this car for one whole block..."]
    Tricksy
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  9. 8. ["UWRGTOCP DGEQOGU..."]
    Supermen of America
  10. 9. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
  11. 10. ["A radio playing at this time of night..."]
    Casey the Cop
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  14. 13. The Great Supergirl Double-Cross!
    Supergirl
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  18. 17. Worth Rounding Up...
    How's Trix?; Trix
  19. 18. The Story of Lena Thorul
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
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