(October 1948)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-08-16
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.


[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
Keywords
Metropolis Police Department

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

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

America's Greatest Comics Characters (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Modern Nostradamus! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Luthor (villain)
Reprints

Johnny Mize (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Murder on the Movie Set (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Man against Manhunter! (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; Hunter; Bwana (leopard)
Synopsis
A treasure hunter trains a leopard to attack Bill.
Keywords
animal training; caves; diamonds; leopards; stalagmites; waterfalls

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

Kellogg's Pep / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Bebe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm -- sixty pounds -- now to see my fortune!
Genre
humor

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Casey the Cop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the matter, Sonny?
Genre
humor
Reprints

The Phoney Pitchmen! (Table of Contents: 12)

Zatara / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Zatara

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

Flash Comics; Star Spangled Comics; Sensation Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Floating Fortunes: The Drama of Salvage (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

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

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm-m!" "Look, Mom...a falling star!
Genre
humor
Reprints

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear with Invisible Light (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Reluctant Annie Oakley! (Table of Contents: 18)

Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Robinson
Inks
Mort Meskin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Vigilante

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

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

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

Spalding / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Co. / 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. America's Greatest Comics Characters
  4. 3. The Modern Nostradamus!
    Superman
  5. 4. Johnny Mize
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Murder on the Movie Set
    Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  7. 6. Man against Manhunter!
    Congo Bill
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  10. 9. ["Hmm -- sixty pounds -- now to see my fortune!"]
    Bebe
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
  12. 11. ["What's the matter, Sonny?"]
    Casey the Cop
  13. 12. The Phoney Pitchmen!
    Zatara
  14. 13. ["For thrills..."]
    Flash Comics; Star Spangled Comics; Sensation Comics
  15. 14. Floating Fortunes: The Drama of Salvage
  16. 15. ["Hmm-m!" "Look, Mom...a falling star!"]
    Daffy & Doodle
  17. 16. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  18. 17. Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear with Invisible Light
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  19. 18. The Reluctant Annie Oakley!
    Vigilante
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Scribbly
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Spalding
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Co.
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