(March-April 1953)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (Managing Editor); Mort Weisinger (story editor); George Kashdan (story editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #161, 170, 179, 188, 223-228, 230)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Clark Kent, Gangster (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

["I was just returning this book about baseball to you, Vic."] (Table of Contents)

Jerry the Jitterbug / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Based on the dialog, this may have originally been a Varsity Vic strip.

["Wheee - I'm a jet!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

Archers of Yesteryear (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

["Would you take care of little Tony for me while I go shopping this afternoon?"] (Table of Contents)

Bebe / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

Good Neighbor Spirit (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

The Ship of Crime (Table of Contents)

Captain Compass / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

originally scheduled for Star Spangled Comics #131
credits by Craig Delich 6/04

["While Alan's mother is visiting with me, take the boy out sleigh-riding!"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

[What was the first pen-point ever used…made of ?] (Table of Contents)

Quick Quiz / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
H. T. Elmo
Pencils:
H. T. Elmo
Inks:
H. T. Elmo
Colors:
?
Letters:
H. T. Elmo

Genre:
non-fiction

The Comanche Conspiracy (Table of Contents)

Wyoming Kid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Tops in Comics! (Table of Contents)

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown; Graham Place
Inks:
Bob Brown; Graham Place
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; teen; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Buzzy
Synopsis:
House ad for current issues of Tomahawk and Buzzy.

["How would you girls like a winter vacation with me?"] (Table of Contents)

Peg / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Hunters in the Deep-Sea (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller (credited)
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Crime Capsule (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Hamilton?
Pencils:
Bob Kane (Batman & Robin figures); Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

credits by Craig Delich 6/04

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. Clark Kent, Gangster
    Superman
  3. 2. ["I was just returning this book about baseball to you, Vic."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  4. 3. ["Wheee - I'm a jet!"]
    Little Pete
  5. 4. Archers of Yesteryear
    Green Arrow
  6. 5. ["Would you take care of little Tony for me while I go shopping this afternoon?"]
    Bebe
  7. 6. Good Neighbor Spirit
    Binky
  8. 7. The Ship of Crime
    Captain Compass
  9. 8. ["While Alan's mother is visiting with me, take the boy out sleigh-riding!"]
    Varsity Vic
  10. 9. [What was the first pen-point ever used…made of ?]
    Quick Quiz
  11. 10. The Comanche Conspiracy
    Wyoming Kid
  12. 11. Tops in Comics!
    DC Comics
  13. 12. ["How would you girls like a winter vacation with me?"]
    Peg
  14. 13. Hunters in the Deep-Sea
  15. 14. The Crime Capsule
    Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross