(February 1968)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly; (semi-monthly, March)
On-sale date
1967-12-26
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 (credited); 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.


The Case of the People vs. Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
courtrooms; judges; trials

The Case of the People Against Superman! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Batman [also appears as Bruce Wayne]; Dr. Frost; Earl Barton; Ron Noble (flashback); Mrs. Noble; Alonzo Kroll
Synopsis
Superman stands trial for the accidental killing of Ron Noble.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1.67 pages (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 Martin Pasko; Issie Borenstein; Carl Joy; Mark Squires; Wesley Scott; Tony Isabella; Matt Huber; Dave Cockrum; Thomas Reilly; Jack Voltz; Mike Puiocco; Mark Evanier; Gil Martin; Mark Durst; Robert Quinn

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1967
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 430,900
Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 446,000
Owner: National Periodical Publications, Inc., Estate of Harry Donenfeld, J.S. Liebowitz, P.H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S.U. Sampliner, Sonia Mondschein, all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10022

The Surprising Answer Is Waiting for You (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Super-Initiation of Supergirl! (Table of Contents: 6)

Supergirl / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Joan Bryant; Sonya; Doris
Synopsis
When Supergirl finds out that the Xi-Pi-Hi-Fi sorority is engaged in brutal hazing, she applies to join and turns the tables on the bullies.
Reprints
Keywords
hazing; sororities; Stanhope College

Indexer Notes

Kurt Schaffenberger's debut issue as the new artist.

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Case of the People vs. Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Case of the People Against Superman!
    Superman
  3. 2. ["You are looking at the 1st rough draft..."]
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. The Surprising Answer Is Waiting for You
    Superman
  7. 6. The Super-Initiation of Supergirl!
    Supergirl
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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