(July 1949)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1949-05-16
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.


Super-Cowboy! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane
Keywords
cowboys; lariats

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Super-Cowboy! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Dorothy Woolfolk
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Formerly credited to Bill Woolfolk.

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

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

Captain Tootsie and the Mysterious Plan (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Mission to Mars! (Table of Contents: 5)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Fischetti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tommy Tomorrow

Focusing on the Firebug (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Bandits Bombed by Bottles! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

The Pearls of Perils! (Table of Contents: 8)

Congo Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Smalle (signed)
Inks
Ed Smalle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Dan Smith; Steve Walters
Synopsis
Bill and a honeymooning couple are marooned on a coral reef by an unscrupulous ship captain who is planning on defrauding the insurance company by scuttling his ship.
Keywords
Australia; deep sea divers; dolphins; giant octopuses; Hinchinbrook Passage; honeymoons; Lazy Ann (ship); Melbourne; Mermaid Tavern; pearl oyster fish; pearls; sailing ships; World Wide Insurance Company

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

Post's Grape-Nuts / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / 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
Oh my gosh! Class has already started
Genre
humor
Reprints

The Fightingest Man I Know (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

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

Escaped Bear...And a Bare Escape! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

Shorty / 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
With my bankroll flat, I'll have to use my head to see the game!
Genre
humor

The Four Horsemen of Villainy! (Table of Contents: 16)

Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Dan Barry (signed)
Inks
Dan Barry (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Vigilante

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

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
H'lo, Captain!
Genre
humor
Reprints

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

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

Bazooka / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

In Hollywood with Roddy McDowall at Monogram Pictures Studio (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Adventures of "Popsicle Pete" / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Superman DC Publication means the Best in Westerns (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

All-American Western; Dale Evans Comics; Western Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Super-Cowboy!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. Super-Cowboy!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Variety
  5. 4. Captain Tootsie and the Mysterious Plan
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  6. 5. Mission to Mars!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  7. 6. Focusing on the Firebug
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  8. 7. Bandits Bombed by Bottles!
    Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. The Pearls of Perils!
    Congo Bill
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Post's Grape-Nuts
  11. 10. Editorial Advisory Board
  12. 11. ["Oh my gosh! Class has already started"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  13. 12. The Fightingest Man I Know
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Monark Super Deluxe
  15. 14. Escaped Bear...And a Bare Escape!
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  16. 15. ["With my bankroll flat, I'll have to use my head to see the game!"]
    Shorty
  17. 16. The Four Horsemen of Villainy!
    Vigilante
  18. 17. ["H'lo, Captain!"]
    Casey the Cop
  19. 18. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka
  21. 20. In Hollywood with Roddy McDowall at Monogram Pictures Studio
    Adventures of "Popsicle Pete"
  22. 21. A Superman DC Publication means the Best in Westerns
    All-American Western; Dale Evans Comics; Western Comics
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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