(November-December 1953)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); 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:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #161, 170, 179, 188, 223-228, 230)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Batman; Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Metropolis--Crime Center (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino; Stan Kaye?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
A dying millionaire takes revenge on Metropolis by staging a gangster treasure hunt.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Woolfolk credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/ ; formerly credited to Bill Finger ?.

Stan Kaye credit by Craig Delich.

Tomahawk's Battle Song (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk [Tom Hawk]
Reprints:

A Livestock Lallapalooza (Table of Contents)

Dover and Clover / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth ?
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dover; Clover

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes.

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his Klein Letters blog (19 September 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-worlds-finest-comics-part-2/). Letters originally credited to Henry Boltinoff.

Eight Crimes of the Octopus Gang (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; The Octopus (villain); Octopus' Gang (villains)

Indexer Notes

Green Arrow wears red hat.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Police Facts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell ?
Inks:
Howard Purcell ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Fugitive from Berlin (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino?
Inks:
Howard Sherman?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Originally scheduled for Danger Trail #6, which was never published. Art id by Craig Delich. 6/04

Bombardment by Butterflies (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack E. Miller
Letters:
typeset

[A Laconic Left] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; children

The Millionaire Detective (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Zero (villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Batman; Robin
  2. 1. Metropolis--Crime Center
    Superman
  3. 2. Tomahawk's Battle Song
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. A Livestock Lallapalooza
    Dover and Clover
  5. 4. Eight Crimes of the Octopus Gang
    Green Arrow
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Police Facts
  7. 6. Fugitive from Berlin
  8. 7. Bombardment by Butterflies
  9. 8. [A Laconic Left]
    Little Pete
  10. 9. The Millionaire Detective
    Batman and Robin
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Lou Mougin
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross