Superman #46
(May-June 1947)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1947-03-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney 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)

S Is for Skunk (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Mr. Mxyztplk Goes to College! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
George Roussos ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Mxyztplk (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Inker credit by Bob Hughes.

Enos Slaughter (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pokey Joe's Secret Weapon (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

High Man on a Flagpole! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
George Roussos ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Tom Trent; Arnold Carlyle; Jean Dixon; Quent; Perry White; Lois Lane
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn. Inks credit from Bob Hughes.

A Close Call! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Blind Reckoning (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Carter
Letters
typeset

Will Jimmy Win a New Columbia? (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Columbia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

That Old Class of Superboy's! (Table of Contents: 10)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
George Roussos ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Pudge Smythe (introduction); Stanley "Flip" King (introduction); Benjamin "Dizzy" Dowling (introduction); Peggy Watson (introduction); Superboy (flashback); Lois Lane
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Second Superboy story written by Jerry Siegel. Inker id by Bob Hughes.

First mention of Superboy in Superman.

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

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Post's Grape-Nuts / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Spike / 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
Quick, mister! Let me have a double chocolate soda...
Genre
humor

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

The "Homer" That Didn't Count! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (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. S Is for Skunk
  4. 3. Mr. Mxyztplk Goes to College!
    Superman
  5. 4. Enos Slaughter
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Pokey Joe's Secret Weapon
    Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  7. 6. High Man on a Flagpole!
    Superman
  8. 7. A Close Call!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  9. 8. Blind Reckoning
  10. 9. Will Jimmy Win a New Columbia?
    Columbia
  11. 10. That Old Class of Superboy's!
    Superman
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Post's Grape-Nuts
  14. 13. ["Quick, mister! Let me have a double chocolate soda..."]
    Spike
  15. 14. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  16. 15. The "Homer" That Didn't Count!
    Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Eveready
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