(July 1966)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly; (semi-monthly March)
On-sale date
1966-05-26
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; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)
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.


Brainiac's Kryptonite Trap for Supergirl!; Muto's Water Trap for the Future Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman; Supergirl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl; Brainiac; Muto
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Dynamite's Coming! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Muto versus the Man of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Klar Ken T5477]; Muto; Lyra 3916; Jay L-3388; PW-5598
Synopsis
Using his heat vision, Superman reprograms the android children so they save him from the paralyzing seawater. Later, back on Earth, Muto challenges Superman again, but Superman creates a super-electric discharge to open a space-warp to Muto’s dimension and the villain is drawn home.
Reprints
Keywords
Atlantis

Indexer Notes

Series continues from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #338; series concludes in World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #166.

Natural Beauty -- Everybody's Fight (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis
excerpts from a speech by President Lyndon Johnson regarding the preservation of nature

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by George Barnes; Gladys Sieverling; Jeff Johnson; Victoria Phillips; Jerry Harrington; Bill G. Lieu; Doug Jason

Brainiac's Blitz! (Table of Contents: 5)

Supergirl / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El; also appears as Linda Danvers]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Brainiac; Professor Carter
Synopsis
With Superman gone in space on a Justice League adventure, Supergirl must stop Brainiac when he comes to Earth to kill Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Green Kryptonite; Stanhope College

A 2nd Star Collection of the Strange Lives of Batman and Robin! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Riddle Me This! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Inferior Five / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Brainiac's Kryptonite Trap for Supergirl!; Muto's Water Trap for the Future Superman!
    Superman; Supergirl
  2. 1. Dynamite's Coming!
    Swing with Scooter
  3. 2. Muto versus the Man of Tomorrow!
    Superman
  4. 3. Natural Beauty -- Everybody's Fight
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  6. 5. Brainiac's Blitz!
    Supergirl
  7. 6. A 2nd Star Collection of the Strange Lives of Batman and Robin!
    Batman and Robin
  8. 7. Riddle Me This!
    Inferior Five
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