Atlas Publishing, 1951 Series
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Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jor-el

The Rock 'n' Roll Superman (Table of Contents: 1)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Jerry Olsen
Synopsis
Jimmy's cousin Jerry is the famous "Rock 'N' Roll Olsen", but is down with chicken pox and must cancel his concerts. Jimmy agrees to disguise and lip-sync to a tape recorder hidden in his guitar. But the recorder triggers his signal watch and makes Superman dance rock'n'roll across town. Superman fouls up a charity ball, gets thrown out of a girl's calisthenics class, and can't catch "The Earl" and his gang from committing robberies. And he's lost his dignity!

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Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
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Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at that car speed!
Feature Logo
Casey the Cop
Genre
humour
Characters
Casey the Cop
Synopsis
Casey pulls over a speeding driver.
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The Mystery of the Giant Arrows (Table of Contents: 3)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby; Rosalind Kirby
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
From where did the fantastic arrows come
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (Feature); Speedy [Roy Harper]; Professor Riggles (Guest); Aliens (Villains)
Synopsis
When Green Arrow and Speedy investigate giant arrows falling from the sky, they find themselves pulled into another dimension when an arrow they are examining is retrieved.
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Indexer Notes

Writer id by Martin O'Hearn. Jack Kirby Omnibus #1 credits Dave Wood as writer.

The Three Magic Wishes, Chapter I: The Girl of Steel (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Super-Girl (introduction, a magically-created female partner for Superman, death); Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Jimmy Olsen is granted three wishes by an Indian totem, the first wish being for a Super-Girl with powers equal to Superman to be his companion. When she feels as if she's always in the way, Super-Girl sacrifices herself to save Superman.
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Keywords
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Overall title given at the end of Chapter I.

[The Three Magic Wishes] Part II: The Lost Super-Powers (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Criminals steal the magic totem and use the second wish to remove Superman's powers.
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Keywords
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Overall title given at the end of Chapter I.

[The Three Magic Wishes] Part III: Superman's Return to Krypton (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Jor-El; Lara; Kil-Lor (introduction, death)
Synopsis
Superman time travels back to Krypton and meets his parents for the first time, and arranges their betrothal!
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Keywords
Krypton; kryptonite; time travel

Indexer Notes

Overall title given at the end of Chapter I.

The Super-Gorilla from Krypton (Table of Contents: 7)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; King Krypton; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Jimmy summons Superman to Africa with his signal-watch when he encounters a gorilla with super-powers. Superman deduces that the giant ape is from Krypton, and later it sacrifices itself to save Superman from Green Kryptonite, revealing that it was really a Kryptonian human accidentally transformed into a gorilla.
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Keywords
gorilla; Green Kryptonite

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Yellow back cover with white Superman chest emblem in the centre.

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Yellow back cover with white Superman chest emblem in the centre.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Rock 'n' Roll Superman
    Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. ["Look at that car speed!"]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. The Mystery of the Giant Arrows
    Green Arrow
  5. 4. The Three Magic Wishes, Chapter I: The Girl of Steel
    Superman
  6. 5. [The Three Magic Wishes] Part II: The Lost Super-Powers
    Superman
  7. 6. [The Three Magic Wishes] Part III: Superman's Return to Krypton
    Superman
  8. 7. The Super-Gorilla from Krypton
    Superman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
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