(1945)

DC, 1945 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
?
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
?
Color
color covers; black & white interiors
Dimensions
standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

All information for this index provided by Karl Mattson.

The front and back covers are illustrated with reprints of the cover to Superman (DC, 1939 series) #14 by Fred Ray.

The two stories are followed by tests to measure the reader's comprehension.

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

[The Slot Machine Racket] (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Paul Cassidy (pages 1-8); Wayne Boring (pages 9-13)
Inks
Paul Cassidy (pages 1-8); Paul Lauretta (pages 9-13)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; George Taylor; Jensen; Harde; Slug Kelly (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Lois and Clark are very concerned when they see business owners trying to induce children into their stores to play slot machines, placed there by the goons of "Slug" Kelly. When the duo are held captive by Kelly and threatened with death, Superman takes over to clean house of the machines and the mugs responsible for them.
Reprints

[The Reformation of Nancy Thorgenson] (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Nancy Thorgeson; Morgan Thorgeson; Parello (villain)
Synopsis
A millionaire agrees to pay $100,000 to charity if Superman helps to straighten out his wayward daughter who spends money as if it were water as various gambling establishments. Only when an emergency arises does the girl see herself in a different vein.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 1. [The Slot Machine Racket]
    Superman
  2. 2. [The Reformation of Nancy Thorgenson]
    Superman
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