Superboy #118
(January 1965)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug. and Nov.
On-sale date
1964-11-19
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 U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Superman #174 and copyright registration.


The War Between Superboy and Krypto! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Krypto
Reprints

Salute to Courage (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Boy Who Unmasked Superboy! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Varn (intro); Superboy robots; Kandor Look-Alike Squad; Vol-Don
Synopsis
A teen ager from Kandor visits Superboy in the past.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

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

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

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

Doctor Rocket / 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
This is the largest rocket testing area in the country...
Genre
humor; math & science
Reprints

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

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

The Greatest Gladiator in Rome! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Iron Nerves Ned; Marcellus; Gasparo; Brutor; Matter-Eater Beast
Synopsis
Superboy takes a circus stuntman into the past to help him regain his courage. But he discovers Kryptonite there which throws him for a loop.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite

New from Marx! Motor Sounds! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Marx / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Matchbox / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Smallville Mailsack / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Margaret Friedmann, Randy MacDonald, Teddy Ball, Michael Tobish, Bert Cooper, Michael Nestel, John Smith.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The War Between Superboy and Krypto! (Table of Contents: 11)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Krypto; Superboy Revenge Squad; Rava
Synopsis
The Revenge Squad uses Red K to make Krypto hate Superboy.
Reprints
Keywords
red kryptonite

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

Electric Engine / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Watch for the First 80 Pg. Giant Superman Annual (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

80 Page Giant; Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Buddy Learns the Secret! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The War Between Superboy and Krypto!
    Superboy
  2. 1. Salute to Courage
  3. 2. The Boy Who Unmasked Superboy!
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Trik-Trak
  5. 4. ["This is the largest rocket testing area in the country..."]
    Doctor Rocket
  6. 5. ["Use coupon below..."]
  7. 6. The Greatest Gladiator in Rome!
    Superboy
  8. 7. New from Marx! Motor Sounds!
    Marx
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Matchbox
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  12. 11. The War Between Superboy and Krypto!
    Superboy
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Electric Engine
  14. 13. Watch for the First 80 Pg. Giant Superman Annual
    80 Page Giant; Superman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  17. 16. Buddy Learns the Secret!
    Aurora Model Motoring
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