Superboy #41

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 1955
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/12099

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Mort Weisinger (actual editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Pa Kent's Dilemma! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Superboy

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer
Editing
Mort Weisinger
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Superboy Meets Super-Brave! (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Little Mouse

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein ?

Synopsis

Superboy mysteriously loses his strength when he meets an Indian boy who has magical powers.

Notes

Inks credit from Bob Hughes; original indexer suggested John Fischetti.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 0.67 pages

"Hi, Reggie!" "H'lo, Gloria..."

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Daffy & Doodle) Comic story, 1 page

"Here, Daffy -- The postman left a letter for you!"

Featuring

Feature
Daffy & Doodle
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Lit-Win
Art
Lit-Win
Show/hide 6. The Junior Sleuths of Smallville! (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lana Lang; Prof Lang

Credits

Art
John Sikela
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Strange Adventures; My Greatest Adventure) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"To the boys and girls of America..."

Featuring

Feature
Strange Adventures; My Greatest Adventure
Show/hide 8. Make a Self-Propelled Tractor! (Superboy's Workshop) Activity, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy's Workshop
Genre
Superhero
Show/hide 9. Crossed Off Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Jack Miller
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 10. Pa Kent's Dilemma! (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang

Credits

Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #13 ([June 1957?])
Pa Kent's Dilemma
 
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #13 ([June 1957?])
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #345 (June 1966)
Pa Kent's Dilemma
 
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #57 ([November 1966?])
Pa Kent's Dilemma
From GCD
from Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #41
Original
Superboy 41, June 1955
This version
Adventure Comics 345, June 1966

Synopsis

Ma accidentally drinks a truth serum that causes her to continually blurt out Clark's secret.

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 1 page

"I'll take this one!"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Superman Playsuit) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman Playsuit

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 13. Buzzy Says: "There May Be a Career in Health for You!" (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 14. Untitled (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38762

Cover added

  • 14/04/2010

Index completed

  • 02/01/2019

Last updated

  • 02/01/2019