(December 1950)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1950-10-16
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.; 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.


Superboy, Millionaire (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy
Reprints

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

A Date with Judy; World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Superboy, Millionaire! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Kendall Kent
Synopsis
Clark's rich uncle Kendall wants to adopt him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Not in Woolfolk's pay records according to Martin O'Hearn.

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

Columbia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Testing of Johnny Quick (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Jack Miller ?
Pencils
Ralph Mayo
Inks
Ralph Mayo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; Professor Bradley; Charles Drake
Synopsis
At the beginning of Johnny's career, Professor Bradley's assistant steals the formula and becomes a criminal speedster.

Indexer Notes

Johnny uses the formula ZYMO4N13/1 to gain temporary powers.

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

Nabisco Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Shorty / 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
Ice skating is a lot of fun!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

The Day's Best Bite! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Knight of the Future! (Table of Contents: 10)

Shining Knight / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
Frank Frazetta
Inks
Frank Frazetta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Shining Knight [Sir Justin]; Sir Butch; Winged Victory; Dalmar; Inger; Merlin; King Arthur
Synopsis
When Merlin tries to bring Justin and Butch back to Camelot for a feast he accidentally sends them to the 35th century. There, they help prevent an attempt to overthrow democracy before Merlin brings them back to the past.
Reprints

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

Lionel Trains / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Your United Nations at Work (Table of Contents: 12)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy

The Port Called New York (Table of Contents: 13)

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: 14)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy - There was a man for you!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

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

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Boy Who Couldn't Be Photographed! (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Paul Talbot ?
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Speedy; Phil Horton; Pike; Jarvis
Synopsis
A new kid at Roy's school has trouble fitting in, especially since his guardian won't allow him to be photographed.
Reprints

Here's Fun! Build This Erector Amusement Park (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Erector / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Dash Dog Food / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Special Bargain Offer! (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

TelZall / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superboy, Millionaire
    Superboy
  2. 1. ["Everybody - But everybody wants..."]
    A Date with Judy; World's Finest Comics
  3. 2. Superboy, Millionaire!
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  5. 4. ["Golly! We've got to see that!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. The Testing of Johnny Quick
    Johnny Quick
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat
  9. 8. ["Ice skating is a lot of fun!"]
    Shorty
  10. 9. The Day's Best Bite!
    Nestlé's Crunch
  11. 10. Knight of the Future!
    Shining Knight
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Lionel Trains
  13. 12. Your United Nations at Work
  14. 13. The Port Called New York
  15. 14. ["Boy - There was a man for you!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  17. 16. The Boy Who Couldn't Be Photographed!
    The Green Arrow
  18. 17. Here's Fun! Build This Erector Amusement Park
    Erector
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Dash Dog Food
  20. 19. Special Bargain Offer!
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    TelZall
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