(November 1947)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

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

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

Y Is for Yak (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Man Who Was Honest! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ira Yarbrough ?
Inks:
Win Mortimer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

Wally Butts (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Jimminy and the Magic Book; More Fun Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Floating Gold! (Table of Contents: 6)

Congo Bill / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Congo Bill; Jim Ryan; Danny Ryan; Jane Ryan
Synopsis:
Bill helps put down a mutiny of a whaling ship.
Keywords:
ambergris; Pacific Ocean; sperm whales; Tara Luma (Pacific island); whaling; whaling schooner

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Racing to the Rescue (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

The Canines and the Crooks! (Table of Contents: 9)

Zatara / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Zatara
Reprints:

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

Spalding / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Hmm... This is the third time that nervy guy has come here..."] (Table of Contents: 11)

Doctor Specs / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Mountain Trail (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Bright Star Flashlight Battery / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Goshawful Ghost! (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script:
Al Schwartz
Pencils:
Stan Kaye
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Hayfoot Henry

On Target (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Drexel Dean
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

["March right into the kitchen and wash all the dishes..."] (Table of Contents: 15)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

Wheels of Danger! (Table of Contents: 16)

Vigilante / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Vigilante

More Exciting Than Fiction! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Parker Johns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. Y Is for Yak
  4. 3. The Man Who Was Honest!
    Superman
  5. 4. Wally Butts
    Wheaties
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Jimminy and the Magic Book; More Fun Comics
  7. 6. Floating Gold!
    Congo Bill
  8. 7. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  9. 8. Racing to the Rescue
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  10. 9. The Canines and the Crooks!
    Zatara
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Spalding
  12. 11. ["Hmm... This is the third time that nervy guy has come here..."]
    Doctor Specs
  13. 12. The Mountain Trail
    Bright Star Flashlight Battery
  14. 13. The Goshawful Ghost!
    Hayfoot Henry
  15. 14. On Target
  16. 15. ["March right into the kitchen and wash all the dishes..."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  17. 16. Wheels of Danger!
    Vigilante
  18. 17. More Exciting Than Fiction!
    Real Fact Comics
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Parker Johns
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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