(August 1948)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1948-06-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Million Dollar Athlete (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Wenzel
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Bob Hughes.

Cover from splash page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Million-Dollar Athlete! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger ?
Pencils:
Al Wenzel
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Betty Brown; Joe Daly; Coach Kandinski
Synopsis:
Coach Kandinski tries to turn Clark into an athlete.

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Bob Hughes.

Bob Elliott (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Rollfast / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Undersea Post Office! (Table of Contents: 5)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
John Daly
Inks:
John Daly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Captain Gregg; Shark Barton

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pirates of Plunder! (Table of Contents: 7)

The Shining Knight / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Chuck Winter
Inks:
Chuck Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Feliz
Synopsis:
Real pirates attack a modern town.
Reprints:

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

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

Everything You Want in a Magazine! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Gang Busters; Mr. District Attorney / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Falling Through Space (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Targets for Tonight! (Table of Contents: 11)

The Green Arrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? (GA writer 1)
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Bull's-Eye [Leapo the Clown]

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

Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike!; Columbia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Crime a Minute! (Table of Contents: 13)

Johnny Quick and His Magic Formula / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
(same as #132 JQ inker)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts

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

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

Duel in the Sand (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Million Dollar Athlete
    Superboy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. The Million-Dollar Athlete!
    Superboy
  4. 3. Bob Elliott
    Wheaties
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Rollfast
  6. 5. The Undersea Post Office!
    Aquaman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  8. 7. Pirates of Plunder!
    The Shining Knight
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Monark Super Deluxe
  10. 9. Everything You Want in a Magazine!
    Gang Busters; Mr. District Attorney
  11. 10. Falling Through Space
  12. 11. Targets for Tonight!
    The Green Arrow
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike!; Columbia
  14. 13. A Crime a Minute!
    Johnny Quick and His Magic Formula
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Dale Evans Comics
  16. 15. Duel in the Sand
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
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