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Superboy (1949) - #68
DC Comics


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  Editor(s):
Whitney Ellsworth
Mort Weisinger

Cover Artist(s):
Stan Kaye
Curt Douglas Swan
 

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Cover Date: October 1958
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Letters Column: Smallville Mailsack

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None entered.

Reprinted/Collected in:
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (1980) #15
The Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told (1987) HC vol. 01
The Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told (1987) TPB vol. 01
Superman (1939) Annual 02

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Weisinger was the actual editor of the issue, but Ellsworth got the credit.

This is the first issue of Superboy to have a letter column, entitled "Smallville Mailsack".

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Otto Oscar Binder - 'Eando Binder'

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An image for Bizarro (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)(01 - Superboy) exists Bizarro (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)(01 - Superboy)
An image for Professor Dalton exists Professor Dalton
An image for Martha 'Ma' Kent (01 - Earth-1) exists Martha 'Ma' Kent (01 - Earth-1)
Melissa
An image for Superboy (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)(01-Clark Kent) exists Superboy (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)(01-Clark Kent)
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This is definitely the first appearance of Bizarro, in terms of its availability to readers. However, Bizarro also appeared in the October 1958 daily newspaper strip, and it may have been written first. We'll probably never know the truth of the matter, though.

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