(October 1951)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1951-08-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth; Jack Schiff (Managing Editor); Mort Weisinger (uncredited); George Kashdan (uncredited)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Exit -- Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane
Keywords
statues

Lost -- A Free Education! (Table of Contents: 1)

Leave It to Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Exit -- Superman! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger ? (as William Finger); ?
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Antara; Perry White
Synopsis
A man who appears to have super powers claims to be from Krypton and asks Superman to go with him to rebuild the destroyed planet.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

credits by Craig Delich

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a swell day for a baseball game...
Genre
humor

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

Vitalis Hair Cream / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Pirate Planeteer! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton ?; ?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Fischetti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mart Black; Tommy Tomorrow; Brent Wood
Synopsis
Brent Wood is devastated to find out his father seemingly was a space pirate.
Reprints

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

Kellogg's Raisin Bran / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Sabotage in Sarawak! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Colonel Bergesson; Bernard Kroger [Kusai]; John Harrison; Ariba; Morgan
Synopsis
Bill prevents the sabotage of an oil drilling facility by a pair who would have profited from the insurance.
Keywords
Beraoe; Borneo; Dutch East Indies; homing pigeons; oil derricks; oil drilling; quicklime; Sarawak; slaked lime; United Indies Company; World Wide Insurance Company

Linda Wins for Captain Tootsie (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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

Private Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Today we're going to practise camouflage...
Genre
humor; military

From Horses to Horsepower (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Art credits submitted by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

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

Bullseye Billy / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Billy, as sheriff of this town you gotta uphold the law!
Genre
humor; western-frontier

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

[One of the World's Greatest Composers of Music] (Table of Contents: 16)

Cartoon Criss-Cross / activity / 0.75 page (report information)

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

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

Charlie Wild, Private Detective; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

The Duplicate Crimes! (Table of Contents: 18)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Vigilante; Stuff; Albert Keever; Willie Williams; Yates
Synopsis
An ex-convict tries to repeat famous crimes, only without the mistakes that led to the crook's capture.
Reprints

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

Quick Quiz / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
H. T. Elmo
Pencils
H. T. Elmo (signed)
Inks
H. T. Elmo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
H. T. Elmo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In early days out west...
Genre
non-fiction

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Jim and Betty Solve the "Mystery" of Pete's Fortune! (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Timber! (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Exit -- Superman
    Superman
  2. 1. Lost -- A Free Education!
    Leave It to Binky
  3. 2. Exit -- Superman!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["What a swell day for a baseball game..."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  7. 6. The Pirate Planeteer!
    Tommy Tomorrow
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Raisin Bran
  9. 8. ["What's the line-up for?"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. Sabotage in Sarawak!
    Congo Bill
  12. 11. Linda Wins for Captain Tootsie
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. ["Today we're going to practise camouflage..."]
    Private Pete
  14. 13. From Horses to Horsepower
  15. 14. ["Billy, as sheriff of this town you gotta uphold the law!"]
    Bullseye Billy
  16. 15. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  17. 16. [One of the World's Greatest Composers of Music]
    Cartoon Criss-Cross
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Charlie Wild, Private Detective; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  19. 18. The Duplicate Crimes!
    Vigilante
  20. 19. ["In early days out west..."]
    Quick Quiz
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  22. 21. Jim and Betty Solve the "Mystery" of Pete's Fortune!
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  24. 23. Timber!
    Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure; Royal Crown Cola
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