(July-August 1956)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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 Case of the Mother Goose Mystery (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mother Goose; Humpty Dumpty; Cat and the Fiddle
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Indexer Notes

Archives and Showcase Presents volumes incorrectly lists Swan/Kaye. Dick Sprang confirmed his pencils.

The Case of the Mother Goose Mystery (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Humpty Dumpty; Dr. King; Mousey [Jones]; Mother Goose; R. Melville; McKenna brothers and their nephew; "Foots" Moley
Synopsis:
Mystery Inc has set up a mystery for three high-paying clients so they can pretend to be Batman, Robin and Superman. A mix-up of dates causes the real superheroes to assume the parts that were to be played by the clients, and stop a real robbery in the process.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Error-Car (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Arrow cave
Synopsis:
Prof Weldon Immelwimmer gives Green Arrow a super new arrow car that drives Oliver crazy.

Indexer Notes

Green Arrow has red hat.

Man Overboard (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Joe Maxwell]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Tribe Without A Chief (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Dan Hunter
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Case of the Mother Goose Mystery
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Case of the Mother Goose Mystery
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Shorty
  4. 3. The Error-Car
    Green Arrow
  5. 4. Man Overboard
  6. 5. The Tribe Without A Chief
    Tomahawk
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross