Superboy Spectacular #1 [Giveaway Edition]
(1980)

DC, 1980 Series
 
Volume
1
Price
0.00 FREE
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); Elizabeth Mattheos (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard modern age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

This was specially commissioned by a school system and distributed exclusively through comic shops as DC's first direct sales only experiment.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Krypto
Reprints

The Story of Superboy (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan (illustrations)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Joe-El; Lara

Indexer Notes

On the inside front and inside back cover.

The Origin of Superboy's Super-Costume! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints

The Dreams of Doom! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superboy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints

Map of Krypton (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Sal Amendola
Inks
Sal Amendola
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprints

Life on Krypton! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints

The One-Man Team! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superboy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints

Kryptonite in Four Colors! (Table of Contents: 7)

Superboy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints

The Three Secret Identities of Superboy (Table of Contents: 8)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints

Superboy's Secret Hideaways (Table of Contents: 9)

The Superboy Legend / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Man Who Destroyed Krypton (Table of Contents: 10)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints

The Puzzle of the Disappearing Pitcher! (Table of Contents: 11)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints

Best Wishes, Superboy and Friends! (Table of Contents: 12)

Superboy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Story of Superboy
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Origin of Superboy's Super-Costume!
    Superboy
  4. 3. The Dreams of Doom!
    Superboy
  5. 4. Map of Krypton
    Superman
  6. 5. Life on Krypton!
    Superboy
  7. 6. The One-Man Team!
    Superboy
  8. 7. Kryptonite in Four Colors!
    Superboy
  9. 8. The Three Secret Identities of Superboy
    Superboy
  10. 9. Superboy's Secret Hideaways
    The Superboy Legend
  11. 10. The Man Who Destroyed Krypton
    Superboy
  12. 11. The Puzzle of the Disappearing Pitcher!
    Superboy
  13. 12. Best Wishes, Superboy and Friends!
    Superboy
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