Superman #43
(November-December 1946)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1946-08-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Superman, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth [as F. W. Ellsworth] (editor, credited); Jack Schiff (assistant editor, uncredited); Mort Weisinger (assistant editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #183, 187, 193, 197, 202, 207, 212, 217, 222, 227, 245, 252, 272, 278, 284)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

M Is for Mule (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

The Inventions of Hector Thwistle! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Joe Shuster
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Hector Thwistle (intro); Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Penciller id by Richard Morrissey. Inker credit by Bob Hughes.

Saving the Warden's Daughter! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

"U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Steve Van Buren (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Lois Lane, Actress! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils
Joe Shuster
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Joe Corcoran (intro, villain); Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints

Indexer Notes

credits by Bob Hughes

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

Monark Super Deluxe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Kaflappos / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Callahan
Pencils
Jack Callahan
Inks
Jack Callahan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy! What nerve!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Shorty / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Folks are always losin' money...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Halt! You're under arrest! I caught you red-handed, Lefty Looie!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Benny / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Phil Berube
Pencils
Phil Berube (signed)
Inks
Phil Berube (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Got here just in time!
Genre
humor

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Supermen of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Good Cops (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Randolph Allen
Letters
typeset

The Molten World! (Table of Contents: 15)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Don C. Cameron
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
George Roussos ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Luthor (villain); Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes

How Thom McAn Defied the Deadly Sea Serpent (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

How to Outbluff a Vicious Dog at Night! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. M Is for Mule
  4. 3. The Inventions of Hector Thwistle!
    Superman
  5. 4. Saving the Warden's Daughter!
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  6. 5. Steve Van Buren
    Wheaties
  7. 6. Lois Lane, Actress!
    Superman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Monark Super Deluxe
  9. 8. ["Boy! What nerve!"]
    Kaflappos
  10. 9. ["Folks are always losin' money..."]
    Shorty
  11. 10. ["Halt! You're under arrest! I caught you red-handed, Lefty Looie!"]
    Casey the Cop
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  13. 12. ["Got here just in time!"]
    Benny
  14. 13. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  15. 14. Good Cops
  16. 15. The Molten World!
    Superman
  17. 16. How Thom McAn Defied the Deadly Sea Serpent
    Thom McAn
  18. 17. ["Don't miss these new issues..."]
  19. 18. How to Outbluff a Vicious Dog at Night!
    Eveready
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