(October 1970)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1970-08-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)
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.


Superman Meets Super-Houdini! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
B 732
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Dan Holahan; "Hair-breadth" Holahan
Reprints
Keywords
escape artists

Superman Meets Super-Houdini! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
B-718
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; "Hair-breadth" Holahan; Dan Holahan; Stoney Croy; Mick Leroy; Hack Wheeler; Crip Brand
Synopsis
Daredevil escape artist "Hair-breadth" Holahan must confront his secret criminal past when gangsters blackmail him into helping them.
Reprints
Keywords
escape artist

Superman Scrapbook (Table of Contents: 2)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Shuster ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-773
Characters
Superman

Indexer Notes

Various "action shots" of Superman from the early years.

The Day Superboy Became Superman! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman [as Geoff Brown]
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
B-727
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [also appears as Clark Kent]; Marla Harvey
Synopsis
Superboy encounters student activist Marla Harvey, who challenges his beliefs and assumptions. When she dies in an accident while helping others, he resolves to dedicate himself to her principles.
Keywords
civic rights; slum; voting

Indexer Notes

Superboy in College story.

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

Where the Action Is / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-760

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Gerard Triano; Richard H. Morrissey; Irene Vartanoff; Douglas Isenstein; Paul Hulka; Jay Zilber

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

It's the Scene / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
B-582
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm going to ask Dad for an increase in my allowance.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A teenager asks his father for a raise in his allowance.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman Meets Super-Houdini!
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman Meets Super-Houdini!
    Superman
  3. 2. Superman Scrapbook
  4. 3. The Day Superboy Became Superman!
    Superman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Where the Action Is
  6. 5. ["I'm going to ask Dad for an increase in my allowance."]
    It's the Scene
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