(November 1948)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-09-21
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Wenzel
Inks
Al Wenzel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Bob Hughes.

Cover from splash page.

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

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

Double-Header! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Silver Gloves Sellout! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Wenzel
Inks
Al Wenzel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Kayo Burke; Tom Burke
Synopsis
Superboy battles gangsters trying to fix a title fight between school kids.

Indexer Notes

art credits by Bob Hughes

Bob Feller (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Death on the Speedway (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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

Kellogg's Corn Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Saving the Secret Supersonic Plane (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

The Banner of the Skull and Bones! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
George Papp (signed)
Inks
George Papp (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Speedy; The Sea Scourge
Synopsis
Green Arrow and Speedy battle crime underwater.

Indexer Notes

See companion Aquaman story in this issue. First time Aquaman and Green Arrow trade places?

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

American Flyer / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Avalanche! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Ray-o-Vac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Bill Wins? (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Irvin Foster Sportswear / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Exiled from the Sea! (Table of Contents: 14)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Blackjack
Synopsis
After being accidentally bathed in chemicals Aquaman emits an odor that enrages fish, so he must stay out of the sea for 30 days.

Indexer Notes

See companion Green Arrow story in this issue. First time Green Arrow and Aquaman trade places?

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

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

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

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
Golly, it's hot...and I'm thirsty!
Genre
humor
Characters
Daffy; Doodle
Reprints

Yea, Bucko! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

B. F. Goodrich / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Seven Seas (Table of Contents: 18)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
William Morrison
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Ozzie / 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
Ozzie, when you divided those five cookies...
Genre
humor

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

Monark Super Deluxe / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Jimmie Saves the Limited (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Ingersoll Mickey Mouse Watch / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Johnny Quick in the Future (Table of Contents: 22)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; Dr. Kalan
Synopsis
Johnny accidentally transports himself to the future where his speed formula doesn't work anymore.

In Keds It's a Breeze! (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

U. S. Keds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How to Catch More Fish (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. Double-Header!
    Boy Commandos
  4. 3. Silver Gloves Sellout!
    Superboy
  5. 4. Bob Feller
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Death on the Speedway
    Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
  8. 7. Saving the Secret Supersonic Plane
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  9. 8. The Banner of the Skull and Bones!
    The Green Arrow
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    American Flyer
  11. 10. Avalanche!
    Ray-o-Vac
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  13. 12. Bill Wins?
    Cracker Jack
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Irvin Foster Sportswear
  15. 14. Exiled from the Sea!
    Aquaman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike!; Columbia
  17. 16. ["Golly, it's hot...and I'm thirsty!"]
    Daffy & Doodle
  18. 17. Yea, Bucko!
    B. F. Goodrich
  19. 18. The Seven Seas
  20. 19. ["Ozzie, when you divided those five cookies..."]
    Ozzie
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Monark Super Deluxe
  22. 21. Jimmie Saves the Limited
    Ingersoll Mickey Mouse Watch
  23. 22. Johnny Quick in the Future
    Johnny Quick
  24. 23. In Keds It's a Breeze!
    U. S. Keds
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Co.
  27. 26. How to Catch More Fish
    Eveready
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