(January 1965)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1964-11-25
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 Three Super-Enemies! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Atlas; Samson; Hercules
Reprints

Salute to Courage (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
commemoration of President John F. Kennedy

Indexer Notes

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

The Three Super-Enemies! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan (splash); Al Plastino
Inks
George Klein (splash); Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent; also appears as Omni-Menace]; Atlas; Samson; Hercules; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
To protect his secret identity, Superman is forced to call three heroes from the past to stop a gang of criminals menacing Metropolis, but he accidentally draws them from a parallel world where the heroes are really villains.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

Indexer Notes

Per Bob Bailey, all the artwork for the story except the splash page was by Al Plastino.

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

Trik-Trak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Marx / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

The Man Who Broke Supergirl's Heart (Table of Contents: 5)

Supergirl / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Jim Mooney (signed)
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
David Huffine ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [also appears as Linda Danvers]; Randor (death); Lord Bronar (villain); Skoll (villain); Zor-El (cameo); Allura (cameo)
Synopsis
Interplanetary criminals Bronar and Skoll create an android whose mission is to make Supergirl fall in love with him so that he can lure her into a trap where her super-powers will be stolen.
Reprints
Keywords
Green Kryptonite; Kandor

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

Matchbox / advertisement / 1 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 T. Hudak; Diane Affeldt; Jerry Look; Ann B. Finkle; Barry Hager; Anne Hayes

on the page immediately preceding page 4 of the previous story sequence

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Watch for the First 80 Pg. Giant Superman Annual! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Hasbro's G. I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Buddy Learns the Secret! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Aurora Model Motoring / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Three Super-Enemies!
    Superman
  2. 1. Salute to Courage
  3. 2. The Three Super-Enemies!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Trik-Trak
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Marx
  6. 5. The Man Who Broke Supergirl's Heart
    Supergirl
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Matchbox
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  10. 9. ["Use coupon below..."]
  11. 10. Watch for the First 80 Pg. Giant Superman Annual!
    Superman
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  14. 13. Buddy Learns the Secret!
    Aurora Model Motoring
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