(July 1947)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1947-05-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
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.


The Mother Goose Crimes (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Old King Cole; Mother Hubbard; Little Jack Horner
Keywords
machine guns; nursery rhymes

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

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

U Is for Unicorn (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Mother Goose Crimes! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ira Yarbrough
Inks
Ira Yarbrough
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman

Buddy Rosar (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Jack Treddle Gets Hero's Medal (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The King of the Gorillas! (Table of Contents: 6)

Congo Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Ed Perkins; Joe Sardi; Gus Schultz; Nick Morris; Fred Buckley
Synopsis
Bill helps a group of zoo keepers secure trained gorillas for their zoo.
Keywords
animal training; crocodiles; gorillas; ivory; Lodge City; zoos

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

Kellogg's Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Danger Is Where You Make It! (Table of Contents: 8)

Zatara / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
W. F. White
Inks
W. F. White
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Zatara

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

Old Mill Stabilizer / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Good-Natured Pop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Please, Pop, can I pick some flowers for you?

How to Grind the Mill (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Tips on Expert Skating; Winchester Skates / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

One Good Turn (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Carter
Letters
typeset

Sleepyside's Meanest Thief! (Table of Contents: 13)

Hayfoot Henry / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Al Schwartz
Pencils
Stan Kaye (signed)
Inks
Stan Kaye (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Hayfoot Henry

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Lit-Win
Pencils
Lit-Win
Inks
Lit-Win
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hope Doodle likes the jacket I got him...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Craftsmen's Guild / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Outwitting the Kidnappers (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

The Girl Sheriff of Benton City! (Table of Contents: 17)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Vigilante

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Now! The Vigilante Is in the Movies! (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Vigilante / advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Parker Johns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Lit-Win
Pencils
Lit-Win (signed)
Inks
Lit-Win (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, Daffy. I'm glad we came to see this play...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

The "Cuckoo Kayo" (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Mother Goose Crimes
    Superman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. U Is for Unicorn
  4. 3. Mother Goose Crimes!
    Superman
  5. 4. Buddy Rosar
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Jack Treddle Gets Hero's Medal
    Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  7. 6. The King of the Gorillas!
    Congo Bill
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Shredded Wheat
  9. 8. Danger Is Where You Make It!
    Zatara
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Old Mill Stabilizer
  11. 10. ["Please, Pop, can I pick some flowers for you?"]
    Good-Natured Pop
  12. 11. How to Grind the Mill
    Tips on Expert Skating; Winchester Skates
  13. 12. One Good Turn
  14. 13. Sleepyside's Meanest Thief!
    Hayfoot Henry
  15. 14. ["Hope Doodle likes the jacket I got him..."]
    Daffy & Doodle
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Craftsmen's Guild
  17. 16. Outwitting the Kidnappers
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  18. 17. The Girl Sheriff of Benton City!
    Vigilante
  19. 18. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  20. 19. Now! The Vigilante Is in the Movies!
    Vigilante
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Parker Johns
  22. 21. ["Gosh, Daffy. I'm glad we came to see this play..."]
    Daffy & Doodle
  23. 22. The "Cuckoo Kayo"
    Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn
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