(May 1949)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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

Six Superboys on the Moon! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Bob Hughes.

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Journey to the Moon! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
Ed Dobrotka
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Professor Starr
Synopsis:
Superboy visits the moon with an absent-minded professor.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes

Bamboozling the Bank Robbers (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Listerine Tooth Paste / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Untold Arrow Tales! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Green Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy Roy Harper]; Hal Harvey
Synopsis:
A one time famous cartoonist is at the end of his career when Green Arrow offers to provide him new inspiration.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Not sure if artist Papp modeled the cartoonist in this tale after himself. No photo of Papp is known to exist.

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

Kellogg's Rice Krispies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Safe-T Cone Co. / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Winthrop Jrs. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Sleuth of the Sea! (Table of Contents: 10)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Sea Sleuth [Phineas Pike] (villain, introduction)

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

Bazooka / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
"Look, Daffy... A nibble!"
Genre:
humor

What Makes a Car Go? (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

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

Peg / 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:
"Dad loaned me the new convertible for tonight!"
Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Peg; Tuffy
Synopsis:
Tuffy gets to borrow the convertible.
Reprints:

The Man Who Hated Water! (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick; Otto Baybridge; Jim Logan
Synopsis:
Johnny Quick tries to bring two men together, one who hates water, and one who can't stand being without it.

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

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

Brink of Disaster (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Six Superboys on the Moon!
    Superboy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. Journey to the Moon!
    Superboy
  4. 3. Bamboozling the Bank Robbers
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  5. 4. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Listerine Tooth Paste
  7. 6. Untold Arrow Tales!
    The Green Arrow
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Rice Krispies
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Safe-T Cone Co.
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Winthrop Jrs.
  11. 10. The Sleuth of the Sea!
    Aquaman
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka
  13. 12. ["Look, Daffy... A nibble!"]
    Daffy & Doodle
  14. 13. What Makes a Car Go?
  15. 14. ["Dad loaned me the new convertible for tonight!"]
    Peg
  16. 15. The Man Who Hated Water!
    Johnny Quick
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike!; Columbia
  18. 17. Brink of Disaster
    Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure; Royal Crown Cola
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Daisy B-B Guns
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
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