Superboy #32

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1954
Page count
44
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/11210

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Mort Weisinger (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover His Majesty, King Superboy! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sy Barry ?

Notes

Inks credit supplied by Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 1. Draw Me! (Art Instruction, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Art Instruction, Inc.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Silent Doom! (Superboy) Comic story, 9.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Lana Lang; Jingles Bailey (intro)

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley ?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #69 ([October 1954?])
The Silent Doom
 
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #69 ([October 1954?])
 
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #69 (November 1954)
The Silent Doom

Synopsis

A criminal constructs a device which blocks out all sound in Smallville.

Notes

inker credit by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
Genre
Satire-parody

Credits

Script
? [as Al Capp]
Art
? [as Al Capp]
Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"P-s-s-st! Pud- Let's play a trick on Tim..."

Featuring

Feature
Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Art
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Show/hide 5. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

"Bill asked me to take over for him..."

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Leave It to Binky) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Millions of readers know..."

Featuring

Feature
Leave It to Binky
Show/hide 8. When Superboy Couldn't Fly! (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Blimp Beagle (intro, villain)

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Fischetti

Synopsis

When Superboy's powers go haywire, the Mayor bans him from flying in Smallville.

Notes

We formerly credited the script to Bill Woolfolk, but this story is not in his records. Inker credit by Bob Hughes. Last story inked by John Fischetti?

Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Peg) Comic story, 1 page

"There's that new boy from down the street..."

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 10. Big Game at Our Own Back Door Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Jack Miller [as Jack Mabely]
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. Buzzy's Special Brotherhood Week Quiz (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Non-fiction; advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Ruben Moreira
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 1 page

"What a perfect spot for our new bomb test!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 13. His Majesty King Superboy! (Superboy) Comic story, 9.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Richard Bayne (intro, villain)

Credits

Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #13 ([October 1975?])
His Majesty King Superboy
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #13 ([October 1975?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Superboy Comic (Murray, 1976 series) #116 ([July 1979?])
His Majesty King Superboy
Original
Superboy 32, April 1954

Synopsis

An old document makes it appear Smallville is actually a Kingdom so the town appoints Superboy king until everything can be straightened out.

Show/hide 14. Superman on Television! Is Super-TV (The Adventures of Superman) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Superman
Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Garcelon Stamp Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Garcelon Stamp Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 16. No title recorded (Stuart Greetings, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stuart Greetings, Inc.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 17. No title recorded (Charles Atlas) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Charles Atlas

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 18. No title recorded (Thom McAn) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thom McAn

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34963

Entry created

  • 11/11/2007

Index completed

  • 25/08/2019

Last updated

  • 25/08/2019