Superman #75
(March-April 1952)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1951-12-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.
This issue has variants:

The Man Who Stole Memories! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane
Reprints

The Team's the Thing! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Prankster's Star Pupil! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; The Prankster (Villain)

Charlie Wild and the Hitch-Hiker (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Quick Quiz / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
H. T. Elmo
Pencils
H. T. Elmo
Inks
H. T. Elmo
Colors
?
Letters
H. T. Elmo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are any descendants of Confucius (551-478 B.C.) still living?
Genre
non-fiction

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

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

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

Superman and the Mole Men / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Superman-- Thrill Salesman! (Table of Contents: 9)

Superman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jansson (Villain, Intro); Joe Morris (Villain, Intro)
Reprints

What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Try These Puzzles! (Table of Contents: 11)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al McLean
Pencils
Al McLean (signed)
Inks
Al McLean (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

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

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
That looks neat. How does it run?
Genre
humor; teen

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

Luden's Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Peg / 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
Now look at him!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

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

So You Want to Be a G-Man? (Table of Contents: 16)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is your Aunt Matilda...
Genre
humor; children

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

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

The Man Who Stole Memories! (Table of Contents: 19)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Plastino ?
Inks
Al Plastino ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Moose Collins (Villain, Intro); Professor Higgins (Intro)
Synopsis
Lois Lane suffers temporary amnesia.

Indexer Notes

Formerly credited to Bill Woolfolk, but it's not in his pay records per Martin O'Hearn.

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

Varsity Vic / 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
Hello, Nancy?
Genre
humor
Characters
Varsity Vic; Nancy; Jane
Synopsis
Vic combines two dates so he can study later.
Reprints

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

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
Go out and have a good time, folks...
Genre
humor; teen

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Stole Memories!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Team's the Thing!
    Leave It to Binky
  3. 2. The Prankster's Star Pupil!
    Superman
  4. 3. Charlie Wild and the Hitch-Hiker
    Charlie Wild, Private Detective; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. ["Golly, he's good!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. ["Are any descendants of Confucius (551-478 B.C.) still living?"]
    Quick Quiz
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Riddle Me This; Necco
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Superman and the Mole Men
  10. 9. Superman-- Thrill Salesman!
    Superman
  11. 10. What Sparks a Champion Sparks You!
    Wheaties
  12. 11. Try These Puzzles!
  13. 12. ["That looks neat. How does it run?"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Luden's Cough Drops
  15. 14. ["Now look at him!"]
    Peg
  16. 15. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  17. 16. So You Want to Be a G-Man?
  18. 17. ["This is your Aunt Matilda..."]
    Little Pete
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  20. 19. The Man Who Stole Memories!
    Superman
  21. 20. ["Hello, Nancy?"]
    Varsity Vic
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
  23. 22. ["Go out and have a good time, folks..."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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