(June 1949)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1949-04-18
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

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

Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

When Superboy Lost His Power! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don C. Cameron
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Bully Hines; Professor Winslow; Chopper
Synopsis:
Two rival gangs contend over a powerless Superboy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Trouble in the Bull Ring (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

The Case of the Insect Zoo (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy; Spider Slade

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

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

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

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Gosh, Mom, do I hafta go to the dentist?
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

Shorty / 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:
Homer is supposed to meet me here at eight...
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Bazooka / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Lightning Speed...Heroic Deed! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Return of the Sea Sleuth! (Table of Contents: 12)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Phinea Pike [Sea Sleuth]; Blackjack

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

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

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

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:
Hall of Fame
Genre:
humor

We're Stuck with It! (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Young Man Wanted
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Adventure of the Shipwrecked Pirates (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

The Candid Camera Crimes! (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johhnny Quick; Trixie Tate; The Mask (not the Green Arrow villain, only appearance)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

"Popsicle Pete" and the Bob Feller Fire-Ball! (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Popsicle Pete / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Ruining the Ransom Plan (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Roadmaster
  3. 2. When Superboy Lost His Power!
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
  5. 4. Trouble in the Bull Ring
    Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  6. 5. The Case of the Insect Zoo
    The Green Arrow
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike!; Columbia
  8. 7. ["Gosh, Mom, do I hafta go to the dentist?"]
    Little Pete
  9. 8. Editorial Advisory Board
  10. 9. ["Homer is supposed to meet me here at eight..."]
    Shorty
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka
  12. 11. Lightning Speed...Heroic Deed!
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  13. 12. Return of the Sea Sleuth!
    Aquaman
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Monark Super Deluxe
  15. 14. ["Hall of Fame"]
    Daffy & Doodle
  16. 15. We're Stuck with It!
  17. 16. ["Young Man Wanted"]
    Shorty
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Listerine Tooth Paste
  19. 18. Adventure of the Shipwrecked Pirates
    Ray-o-Vac
  20. 19. The Candid Camera Crimes!
    Johnny Quick
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
  22. 21. "Popsicle Pete" and the Bob Feller Fire-Ball!
    Popsicle Pete
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  24. 23. Ruining the Ransom Plan
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
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