(February-March 1952)

DC, 1949 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Painting the fence in only a few seconds -- that's our boy, Ma!"] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Ma Kent; Pa Kent

Be Yourself -- Your Best Self! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Lana Lang Movie Star! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Fischetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lana Lang (brown hair); Professor John Lang; Mrs. Lang; Superboy
Synopsis:
Lana is offered a Hollywood movie role based on stunts Superboy secretly helped her do.

Indexer Notes

Rehashed in Adventure 312. Inker id by Bob Hughes 4/05. Writer id by Bob Hughes 8/17.

Superboy's Big Brother! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superboy / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz ?
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Robert "Kent"; Superboy
Synopsis:
The Kents adopt another boy who is slightly older than Clark

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes 4/05.

Radar Rescue (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Touchdown!" "We win!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Atomic Cloud Chamber (Table of Contents: 6)

Superboy's Workshop / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al McLean
Inks:
Al McLean
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

For Club and Country (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
David King
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text page

The Men Who Doubted Superboy! (Table of Contents: 8)

Superboy / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy
Synopsis:
A scientific committee comes to Smallville to investigate rumours of a Superboy.

["It's a dark night..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Painting the fence in only a few seconds -- that's our boy, Ma!"]
    Superboy
  2. 1. Be Yourself -- Your Best Self!
    Buzzy
  3. 2. Lana Lang Movie Star!
    Superboy
  4. 3. Superboy's Big Brother!
    Superboy
  5. 4. Radar Rescue
    Captain Tootsie
  6. 5. ["Touchdown!" "We win!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  7. 6. Atomic Cloud Chamber
    Superboy's Workshop
  8. 7. For Club and Country
  9. 8. The Men Who Doubted Superboy!
    Superboy
  10. 9. ["It's a dark night..."]
    Casey the Cop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Private Pete
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • Katie
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes