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Issue Details

Issue #210
Published March 1955
Cover Price 0.10 USD
Pages 36
Editing Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (Managing Editor), Mort Weisinger (story editor); George Kashdan (story editor)

Cover Details

Characters Krypto
Genre superhero
Pencils Curt Swan
Inks Stan Kaye

10 page Superboy story "The Super-Dog from Krypton!"

Characters Krypto (intro, origin), Jor-El (flashback), Lara (flashback), Krypton (flashback), Lana Lang
Synopsis A super-powerful dog arrives in Smallville in a rocket complete with written records proving that he is baby Kal-El's puppy who Jor-El used as a test animal when developing his space rockets. Though happy to be reunited with his dog, Superboy needs to make sure that Krypto does not give away his secret identity several times before Krypto leaves for a romp in space.
Genre superhero
Script Otto Binder
Pencils Curt Swan
Inks Sy Barry
Colors ?:
Notes In this story, Krypto acts like a dog. Inker identification by Bob Hughes, August 2005.
Reprinted in Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #165 (June 1970); in DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #9 (May 1981); in Superman in the Fifties (DC, 2002 series) #nn

6 page Aquaman story "The First Undersea Newspaper"

Genre superhero
Pencils Ramona Fradon
Inks Ramona Fradon
Notes inker previously listed as Charles Paris, correct inker confirmed by Paris and Fradon, updated 8/04

8 page Green Arrow story "The Defeat of Green Arrow"

Genre superhero
Pencils George Papp
Inks George Papp