(March-April 1957)

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 Reversed Heroes! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Klein/Reed incorrectly list Sprang.

The Reversed Heroes (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Elton Craig; Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback); Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis:
When Elton Craig finds some capsules from Krypton, he takes one and gains superpowers. He captures Superman with some Kryptonite, so Superman takes one of the pills and loses his superpowers. He contacts Batman and Robin, who take the pills and gain superpowers and stop Elton's crime spree.
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Special Brotherhood Week Quiz (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moriera
Inks:
Ruben Moriera
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen

The Green Sword (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Green Arrow adopts a sword as his weapon and abandons his arrows.

Indexer Notes

Green Hat.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lionel and his Lions / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Secret Below the Sea (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

statement of ownership on the bottom of this page

The Retirement of Tomahawk (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy (see note)
Inks:
Nick Cardy (see note)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Kurt Mitchell (2/20/05) and confirmed by Pat Lang. Previous pencils and inks credit of Bob Brown (Craig Delich, 1/06/05).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Reversed Heroes!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Reversed Heroes
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. Special Brotherhood Week Quiz
    Buzzy
  4. 3. The Green Sword
    Green Arrow
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Lionel and his Lions
  6. 5. Secret Below the Sea
  7. 6. The Retirement of Tomahawk
    Tomahawk
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross