(May-June 1954)

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

Issue Notes

Note that by this time Jack Schiff had taken over as the defacto editor even though Ellsworth retained the title.


[untitled] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

The Two Faces of Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

["I'm afraid of wild animals in these woods!"] (Table of Contents)

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequential panel art ad for Fleers Dubble Bubble gum.

["How does the light reflected by the Earth..."] (Table of Contents)

Quick Quiz / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["How was school today, Pete?"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Racketeer's Revenge (Table of Contents)

Casebook Mystery / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Reprints:

The Joust of Jeopardy (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

["How much do you get a week?"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Burning of Bonnville (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credit per Craig Delich 12/28/04

Away From It All (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

A Day in the Life of a Paratrooper (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Fischetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Army strip.

The Crime Consultant (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger? Edmond Hamilton?
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Dick Sprang
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Credits updated per Craig Delich 12/28/04. No Paris inks.

Editing
Edits to this Issue are currently awaiting review by a GCD Editor

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Two Faces of Superman
    Superman
  3. 2. ["I'm afraid of wild animals in these woods!"]
    Dubble Bubble
  4. 3. ["How does the light reflected by the Earth..."]
    Quick Quiz
  5. 4. ["How was school today, Pete?"]
    Little Pete
  6. 5. The Racketeer's Revenge
    Casebook Mystery
  7. 6. The Joust of Jeopardy
    Green Arrow
  8. 7. ["How much do you get a week?"]
    Shorty
  9. 8. The Burning of Bonnville
    Tomahawk
  10. 9. Away From It All
  11. 10. A Day in the Life of a Paratrooper
  12. 11. The Crime Consultant
    Batman
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