Superboy (1949-1979 1st Series DC) 98
- This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($5.99) will be charged at checkout.
- Paper: Tan to off white
- Slab: Minor side edge crack
- Tanning edges interior front and back cover.
- Label #0015378001
1st appearance and origin of Ultra Boy. Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. "The Super-Student of Swankhurst Academy" starring Superboy, art by Al Plastino; When con-man "Silk" Pomeroy opens the Swankhurst Academy, he and his confederate use it as a way of getting inside information on his wealthy pupils' parents for robberies, until Superboy enrolls and brings them both to justice. Ad for Giant Batman Annual and Giant Lois Lane Annual. Be a Good Citizen! public service announcement starring Superman, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Boy with Ultra-Powers!", script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Ultra Boy must discover Superboy's secret identity as an initiation test for the Legion. Tricksy humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Giant Superman Annual ad. Casey the Cop humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.