(October 1966)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly; (semi-monthly, March)
On-sale date
1966-08-30
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.

Copyright © National Periodical Publications, Inc., 1966.


The Super-Human Bomb! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Grax
Reprints
Keywords
spacecraft

For the First Time on the Motion Picture Screen in Color (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Batman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Super-Human Bomb! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Wayne Boring
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Grax; Brainiac; Lois Lane; Professor Potter (cameo)
Synopsis
Interplanetary criminal Grax defeats Brainiac, then travels to Earth where he uses Brainiac's force-field to trap Superman on Earth, then attaches a super-powerful bomb to him which will destroy the planet.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Curt Swan (logo illustration)
Inks
George Klein (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Barbara Louise Carroll; Den Kelly; Mike Buffington; Anthony Morgan; Randy Schrenk; G. P. Fulmer; John Bralek; John Irwin; Steve Ceccato;
several readers, including Mark Evanier, also suggest new titles for the letter column

The Day Supergirl Became an Amazon! (Table of Contents: 5)

Supergirl / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Queen Jarta; Millie Cole; Sue Johnston
Synopsis
Linda Danvers and two of her college classmates are shipwrecked on a South Pacific island inhabited by a tribe of Amazon warriors.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

These Amazons have no apparent connection to Wonder Woman's Paradise Island.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Super-Human Bomb!
    Superman
  2. 1. For the First Time on the Motion Picture Screen in Color
    Batman
  3. 2. The Super-Human Bomb!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["He's not: as strong as... Superman..."]
    Plastic Man
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  6. 5. The Day Supergirl Became an Amazon!
    Supergirl
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