(January 1951)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1950-11-15
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Wenzel ?
Inks
Al Wenzel ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencil credits from Dan Makara. Bob Bailey thinks Win Mortimer pencilled this cover; Pat Lang thinks Mort Drucker.

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Superboy: Prince Charming! (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]; Alice Norris; Bella Norris; Stella Norris
Synopsis
Superboy helps a shy girl blossom. (All you gotta do is take off your glasses.)

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.] (signed)
Inks
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a hold-up!
Genre
children

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

Clue Cartoon / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's where I sat when a wrestler fell in my lap!
Reprints

Aquaman's Sea Cops (Table of Contents: 6)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan ?
Pencils
John Daly
Inks
John Daly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Juan Jones of the Harbor Police
Reprints

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

Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Umm - I always did want to earn a school letter!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Lucky Block (Table of Contents: 9)

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Quick Service for Johnny Quick! (Table of Contents: 10)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Don C. Cameron
Pencils
Ralph Mayo
Inks
Ralph Mayo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Little Pete / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly, I don't know!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Columbia / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm - A pretty doll in distress!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

It's in the Cards (Table of Contents: 15)

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: 16)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

How to Bring Christmas Cheer (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; superhero

100 Ways to Shoot an Arrow (Table of Contents: 18)

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 [Oliver Queen]; Speedy; Big Mole; The Mole Gang

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Harman (signed)
Inks
Fred Harman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. Superboy: Prince Charming!
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
  5. 4. ["It's a hold-up!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. ["It's where I sat when a wrestler fell in my lap!"]
    Clue Cartoon
  7. 6. Aquaman's Sea Cops
    Aquaman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Roadmaster
  9. 8. ["Umm - I always did want to earn a school letter!"]
    Shorty
  10. 9. Lucky Block
    Nestlé's Crunch
  11. 10. Quick Service for Johnny Quick!
    Johnny Quick
  12. 11. Editorial Advisory Board
  13. 12. ["Golly, I don't know!"]
    Little Pete
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  15. 14. ["Hmm - A pretty doll in distress!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  16. 15. It's in the Cards
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Tomahawk
  18. 17. How to Bring Christmas Cheer
    Superboy
  19. 18. 100 Ways to Shoot an Arrow
    The Green Arrow
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Big Town
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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