(October 1965)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1965-08-26
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 given in Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #124 and copyright registration.


The Ultimate Enemy! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
Kryptonian flag; shields; swords

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

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

The Ultimate Enemy! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane (cameo); Jon Smatten; Hab-Rull (flashback); Jor-El (flashback)
Synopsis
Superman fights a silent enemy clad in indestructible armor, which turns out to be made of Kryptonian metal.
Reprints
Keywords
Krypton

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

Shorty / 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 lion! Run, Shorty!
Genre
humor
Characters
Shorty
Reprints
Keywords
lion

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 6 of "The Ultimate Enemy!"

A Laugh a Minute with the Cuckoo Bird! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Cocoa Puffs / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Are You a Litter-Bug? (Table of Contents: 5)

Little Pete / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; advocacy
Characters
Little Pete

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly; on the page immediately following the previous two sequences

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

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

Kat Korners the King! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Script
Mort Weisinger
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Steve Maurer; Jeffrey Ansel; Eb Simon; Tex McGrady; Donald Goodman; Frank Jenkins; Albert J. Sanowskis; Richard Staehle

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Adventure Comics; World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Drang, the Destroyer! (Table of Contents: 12)

Supergirl / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [also appears as Linda Danvers]; Dick Malverne; Fantasta; Kirol; Varr; Vintan; Drang [Dr. Supernatural]
Synopsis
Supergirl is kidnapped and taken to the planet Gotha, where the Circle of Evil enlists her to fight the evil conqueror Drang.
Reprints

Superman and Batman with Robin for the First Time (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Superman and Batman with Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Boys & Girls.. 10 Issues of Your Favorite Magazines for Only $1.00! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Worth Shopping Around For... (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

How's Trix?; Trix / advertisement / 0.75 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's have six model plane kits...
Genre
humor

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

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

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Ultimate Enemy!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    G. I. Joe
  3. 2. The Ultimate Enemy!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["A lion! Run, Shorty!"]
    Shorty
  5. 4. A Laugh a Minute with the Cuckoo Bird!
    Cocoa Puffs
  6. 5. Are You a Litter-Bug?
    Little Pete
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. Kat Korners the King!
    AMT
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  11. 10. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Adventure Comics; World's Finest Comics
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  13. 12. Drang, the Destroyer!
    Supergirl
  14. 13. Superman and Batman with Robin for the First Time
    Superman and Batman with Robin
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  16. 15. Boys & Girls.. 10 Issues of Your Favorite Magazines for Only $1.00!
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  18. 17. Worth Shopping Around For...
    How's Trix?; Trix
  19. 18. ["Let's have six model plane kits..."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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