(September-October 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 Super-Mystery of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Super-Mystery of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan (splash); Dick Sprang
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Superboy [Clark Kent](flashback); Lois Lane; Perry White; Ma Kent (Flashback); Pa Kent (Flashback); Thad Linnis; Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback)
Synopsis:
Superman believes that Thad Linnis knows his secret identity, so when Thad demands he leave Metropolis, Superman does. Superman reveals to Batman and Robin a tale of his youth in Smallville, and discovers that the young boy that he thinks may have discovered his identity was actually a young Bruce Wayne.
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Indexer Notes

1st meeting of Bruce Wayne and Clark Kent in Smallville.

The Mystery of 1,000 Masks (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Arrow Cave called Secret Lair

Indexer Notes

Green Arrow has red hat

The Big Dance! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Frontier Braggart (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Super-Mystery of Metropolis!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Super-Mystery of Metropolis!
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. The Mystery of 1,000 Masks
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. The Big Dance!
  5. 4. The Frontier Braggart
    Tomahawk
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