(May 1965)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1965-03-25
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Superboy and the Super-Moby Dick of Space! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Superboy]
Reprints

What's Wrong with These Pictures? (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Part I: The Super-Moby Dick of Space! (Table of Contents: 2)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn (as Milton Snapinn)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Brainiac 5; Sun Boy; Ultra Boy]; Dr. Lanphier
Synopsis
Lightning Lad loses an arm to the Super-Moby Dick of Space. When Ultra Boy fails to subdue the space creature, Lightning Lad leads a team against it.
Reprints

Super Fun (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Monogram / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Part II: The Cosmic Quest of Lightning Lad! (Table of Contents: 4)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn (as Milton Snapinn)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Brainiac 5; Superboy; Colossal Boy; Ultra Boy; Sun Boy]; Dr. Lanphier
Synopsis
Lightning Lad shrinks the space creature to its original size with the help of the scientist who accidentally enlarged it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Archives incorrectly credited John Forte with inks. Mort Weisinger's records credit George Klein, as does the ICG Legion of Super-Heroes index. Legion of Super-Heroes: The Silver Age Omnibus Volume 2 also credits George Klein.

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

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

Bob Breaks the Barrier! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Dale Matthews, Darrel Van Buer, Bob Rozakis, Robert Innes, Richard Banda, Jr., David Cardin and Cary Bates.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Junior Sleuths of Smallville! (Table of Contents: 11)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy
Synopsis
Clark solves a mystery in which Lana appears to be a thief.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A "Hall of Fame Classic."

Featuring Superboy's Greatest Foes and Menaces! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

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

Hawk Model Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

10 Issues of Adventure for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superboy and the Super-Moby Dick of Space!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. What's Wrong with These Pictures?
  3. 2. Part I: The Super-Moby Dick of Space!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. Super Fun
    Monogram
  5. 4. Part II: The Cosmic Quest of Lightning Lad!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant; Superman
  7. 6. Bob Breaks the Barrier!
    AMT
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    G. I. Joe
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  12. 11. The Junior Sleuths of Smallville!
    Superboy
  13. 12. Featuring Superboy's Greatest Foes and Menaces!
    80 Page Giant; Superboy
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Hawk Model Company
  15. 14. 10 Issues of Adventure for Only $1.00
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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