Superboy #10
(September-October 1950)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1950-07-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
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.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
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 Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy

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

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

The Girl in Superboy's Life! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lana Lang (intro); Prof Lang (intro); Ma Kent; Pa Kent (bald); Superboy
Synopsis
Prof Lang asks the Kents if Lana can stay with them while he and his wife go to Africa.

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Martin O'Hearn

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

Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Danger Is Where You Find It! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Toughest School in the World! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Martin O'Hearn

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pete, will you help me clean up the store?
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Shredded Ralston / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Ton o' Fun / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lampert (signed)
Pencils
Harry Lampert (signed)
Inks
Harry Lampert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Break! Confound it... Break!
Genre
humor

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

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Bebe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Little girl, will you please tell me how you get to the school?
Genre
humor

Science Question Box No. 9 (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction

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

Peg / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For you, Dad - A sweater I knitted with my own hands!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Columbia / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Dodo and the Frog Ask "How Are Your Manners Out-of-Doors?" (Table of Contents: 15)

The Dodo and the Frog / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Rube Grossman
Inks
Rube Grossman
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Superboy Meets Centuryman! (Table of Contents: 16)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger ?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Fischetti ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Will Ferris; Superboy
Synopsis
Gangsters try to force cartoonist Will Ferris to include secret messages in his comic strip Century Man.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't know what to do...
Genre
humor

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

Bendix Coaster Brake / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

A Pin-Hole Camera (Table of Contents: 19)

Superboy's Workshop / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al McLean
Pencils
Al McLean
Inks
Al McLean
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Novelty Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Tomahawk
  3. 2. The Girl in Superboy's Life!
    Superboy
  4. 3. ["Look, gang! There's a real live Indian..."]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  5. 4. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. 5. Danger Is Where You Find It!
    Danger Trail
  7. 6. The Toughest School in the World!
    Superboy
  8. 7. ["Pete, will you help me clean up the store?"]
    Little Pete
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Shredded Ralston
  10. 9. ["Break! Confound it... Break!"]
    Ton o' Fun
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Nestlé's Crunch
  12. 11. ["Little girl, will you please tell me how you get to the school?"]
    Bebe
  13. 12. Science Question Box No. 9
  14. 13. ["For you, Dad - A sweater I knitted with my own hands!"]
    Peg
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  16. 15. The Dodo and the Frog Ask "How Are Your Manners Out-of-Doors?"
    The Dodo and the Frog
  17. 16. Superboy Meets Centuryman!
    Superboy
  18. 17. ["I don't know what to do..."]
    Shorty
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Bendix Coaster Brake
  20. 19. A Pin-Hole Camera
    Superboy's Workshop
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Novelty Mart
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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