(March 1973)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume
36
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1973-01-30
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Julius Schwartz; 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 Comic Reader #92.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1430
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Superman... If only you were real...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Woodrow Prescott
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

The TV Show That Menaced Metropolis! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 14.67 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1391
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Woodrow Prescott; Herbert Prescott; Kerry Prescott; Mac Nelson; Dan Marz
Reprints

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

Superman in Action / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell [as E. N. B.]
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-1433

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average circulation in the previous year is 253,000.

The Shadows-of-Yesterday Contract! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Human Target / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1426
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Human Target [Christopher Chance] (origin); Luigi; Hyram Walsh
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

The origin of Human Target continues in #423.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Gee, Superman... If only you were real..."]
    Superman
  2. 1. The TV Show That Menaced Metropolis!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. The Shadows-of-Yesterday Contract!
    The Human Target
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