Superboy #123

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1965
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/19441

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Curse of the Superboy Mummy! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Lana Lang; Seth (mummy); Neferti (mummy)

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #11 ([March 1966?])
No title recorded
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. There Is No Superboy (Superboy) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Chief Parker; Sheriff Todd; "Piledriver" Pete; "Hi"-Jack David; Jake "Goldy" Silver; "Ratatat" Reagan

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
George Papp
Letters
Vivian Berg

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #50 (July 1956)
There is No Superboy
Also printed
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #3 ([June 1967?])
There Is No Superboy

Synopsis

Chief Parker sends Superboy to help Sheriff Parker round up some crooks living in his town.

Notes

Script credit changed by Gene Reed based on entry in copies of Mort Weisinger's editorial records.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (G. I. Joe) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
G. I. Joe

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

On the page between page 4 and page 5 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Pop) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Pop
Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Smallville Mailsack) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Smallville Mailsack

Credits

Script
Mort Weisinger
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters from: Cliff Taylor, Scott Davis, David Rivers, Ronald Harris, William Wallace Kerrigan III, Michael McCloud Calhoun, Kenneth Hodl, Warren Anschultz, Leroy Rogers, Quincy Allen, and Martin Casey.

Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Rocky and Bullwinkle; General Mills) Advertisement, 1 page

"Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"

Featuring

Feature
Rocky and Bullwinkle; General Mills
Genre
Anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Rocky the flying squirrel; Bullwinkle J. Moose

Credits

Art
Al Kilgore ?

Notes

Ad in comic format for Cheerios breakfast cereal. Cheerios give Bullwinkle the strength and stamina to chop down a tree without tiring.

Show/hide 7. Nature's Bill of Rights Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy
Characters
A man; two boys

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Two boys who are polluting a stream are given an anti-pollution lesson by a fisherman. Includes an excerpt from an 1869 Massachusetts Board of Health document.

Show/hide 8. When Krypto Was Sold (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Krypto [Sport]; Ronnie Vayle

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Art
George Papp
Letters
Vivian Berg

Synopsis

Clark sells Krypto to Ronnie to teach him a lesson.

Show/hide 9. The Kat Gets Cooled! (AMT; the Kat) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
AMT; the Kat
Characters
The Kat

Notes

Ad for AMT model cars in comic form. A group of boys talk about AMT's "All Star" car kits with the Kat.

Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Showcase; Enemy Ace) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Showcase; Enemy Ace
Show/hide 11. No title recorded (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I just painted my model with Testor's Custom Finish..."

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humor
Characters
Little Pete; cousin Alfie

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Pete's paint job gets smeared by cousin Alfie who can't read.

Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park
Show/hide 13. The Curse of the Superboy Mummy! (Superboy) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lana Lang; Seth (death); Neferti (death); Anton

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
Milton Snapinn

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #11 ([March 1966?])
The Curse of the Superboy Mummy!

Synopsis

Anton creates a magic potion that gives his son, Seth, the powers of Superboy. But Neferti is tricked by a rival into wearing a magic scarab that removes his powers. She drowns trying to save Seth and they are entombed together. 5,000 years later Lana wears Neferti's scarab which almost kills Superboy.

Show/hide 14. No title recorded (80-Page Giant; Lois Lane) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
80-Page Giant; Lois Lane

Notes

On the page between page 5 and page 6 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Notes

On the page between page 5 and page 6 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 16. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Pop) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Pop
Show/hide 17. 10 Issues of Superboy for Only $1.00 Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.67 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 18. Coming... Super-Attractions! (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Adventure Comics; World's Finest Comics) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Adventure Comics; World's Finest Comics
Show/hide 19. No title recorded (Wallace Brown, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wallace Brown, Inc.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 20. Go Full-Throttle with Wen-Mac (Wen-Mac) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wen-Mac

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32163

Entry created

  • 13/07/2007

Index completed

  • 09/03/2019

Last updated

  • 09/03/2019