(January 1951)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1950-11-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
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.


The Sleep That Lasted 1,000 Years! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane
Keywords
suspended animation

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Sleep That Lasted 1000 Years (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Peg / 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
Neat! I'll take it...
Genre
humor

The Ark of Space! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tommy Tomorrow
Reprints

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

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

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

Janie / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Janie! All set?

Lucky Block (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

The Secret of the Invisible Map! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Smalle [as E J S] (signed)
Inks
Ed Smalle [as E J S ] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Helen Morris; Hatalupo; Para Lama; Baron von Derr
Synopsis
Bill uses a treasure map to locate a lost cache of Incan gold.
Keywords
Ecuador; foredge painting; forgeries; Incas; jeeps; Macaibo; Matto Grosso; South America; stereotyping of South American natives; treasure maps

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / 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
Would you like to see a good movie tonight, Sue?
Genre
humor

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

Columbia / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Clue Cartoon / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This could be of great help in solving clue cartoons!

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Xmas 365 Days a Year (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Art credits submitted by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

How to Bring Christmas Cheer (Table of Contents: 16)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Creig Flessel
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; superhero

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

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
Gosh, I left my money home!
Genre
humor

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

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

City of the Chiefs! (Table of Contents: 19)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Vigilante
Reprints

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

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

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

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sleep That Lasted 1,000 Years!
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. The Sleep That Lasted 1000 Years
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
  5. 4. ["It's a hold-up!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. ["Neat! I'll take it..."]
    Peg
  7. 6. The Ark of Space!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tomahawk
  9. 8. ["Hi, Janie! All set?"]
    Janie
  10. 9. Lucky Block
    Nestlé's Crunch
  11. 10. The Secret of the Invisible Map!
    Congo Bill
  12. 11. ["Would you like to see a good movie tonight, Sue?"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  14. 13. ["This could be of great help in solving clue cartoons!"]
    Clue Cartoon
  15. 14. Editorial Advisory Board
  16. 15. Xmas 365 Days a Year
  17. 16. How to Bring Christmas Cheer
    Superboy
  18. 17. ["Gosh, I left my money home!"]
    Shorty
  19. 18. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  20. 19. City of the Chiefs!
    Vigilante
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Big Town
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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