(January 1952)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1951-11-12
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.


The Laws That Backfired! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Win Mortimer ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Laws That Backfired! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]

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

Charlie Wild, Private Detective; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Fleers Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Aquaman Leaves the Sea! (Table of Contents: 7)

Aquaman / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Ramona Fradon
Inks
Ramona Fradon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

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

Riddle Me This; Necco / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Johnny Slow! (Table of Contents: 10)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Don C. Cameron
Pencils
Paul Norris
Inks
Paul Norris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

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

Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

The Voice in the Mailbox (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

The Remote-Controlled Archers! (Table of Contents: 14)

The Green Arrow / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Reprints

What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I got tired of Jerry's friends abusing my good phonograph all the time!
Genre
humor

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

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

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's swell to be out on the first day of the hunting season!
Genre
humor

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

Electric Football / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Superboy Says "Share with Others!" (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; superhero

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Laws That Backfired!
    Superboy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. The Laws That Backfired!
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Charlie Wild, Private Detective; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. What Sparks a Champion Sparks You!
    Wheaties
  6. 5. ["Here comes the matador!"]
    Fleers Dubble Bubble
  7. 6. Editorial Advisory Board
  8. 7. Aquaman Leaves the Sea!
    Aquaman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Riddle Me This; Necco
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
  11. 10. Johnny Slow!
    Johnny Quick
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Roadmaster
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  14. 13. The Voice in the Mailbox
  15. 14. The Remote-Controlled Archers!
    The Green Arrow
  16. 15. What Sparks a Champion Sparks You!
    Wheaties
  17. 16. ["I got tired of Jerry's friends abusing my good phonograph all the time!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  19. 18. ["It's swell to be out on the first day of the hunting season!"]
    Shorty
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Electric Football
  21. 20. Superboy Says "Share with Others!"
    Superboy
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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