(March-April 1956)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (editor-in-chief); Jack Schiff (managing editor); Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate 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

The True History of Superman and Batman (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Archives incorrectly lists Swan and Kaye.

The True History of Superman and Batman (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Ka Thar (spelled Ka-Thar on the cover); Shark Slaney
Synopsis:
Ka Thar comes from the future, but his history book is inaccurate, so he forced Superman and Batman to redo some super-feats to match his history book.
Reprints:

["Ice skating is a lot of fun…"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

data supplied by Pat Lang

Healthy Teeth for You and Your Pet (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen

Indexer Notes

data supplied by Pat Lang 1/05

The G.A. Goes G.I. (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

["Hop in, Peg. We'll go for a drive!"] (Table of Contents)

Peg / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership on this page. Data supplied by Pat Lang 1/05

Spotlight on a New Sport (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

data supplied by Pat Lang 1/05

The Frontier Informer (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The True History of Superman and Batman
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The True History of Superman and Batman
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. ["Ice skating is a lot of fun…"]
    Shorty
  4. 3. Healthy Teeth for You and Your Pet
    Binky
  5. 4. The G.A. Goes G.I.
    Green Arrow
  6. 5. ["Hop in, Peg. We'll go for a drive!"]
    Peg
  7. 6. Spotlight on a New Sport
  8. 7. The Frontier Informer
    Tomahawk
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  • Jerry Hillegas
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