(July-August 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 Club of Heroes! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Knight; Gaucho; Legionary; Lightning Man; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Club of Heroes (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:
Club of Heroes [Legionary; Knight; Squire; Gaucho; Musketeer]; Lois Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; John Mayhew; Lightning Man
Synopsis:
John Mayhew brings the Club of Heroes together and will give them a headquarters, but they must select a chairman for the club. The Heroes decide that the hero who performs the most good deeds will become chairman.
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Keywords:
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Sequel to "The Batmen of All Nations" from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #215; Klein/Reed incorrectly lists Paris inks.

Binky Shows "How to Make New Friends!" (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Binky; Allergy; Bob; Pete
Synopsis:
Binky suggests Allergy make friends with a new kid, Bob, but Pete does instead and then gets Allergy and the rest of the gang interested.

The Legend of the Keeper of the Winds (Table of Contents)

The Arrow Maker / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim McArdle
Inks:
Jim McArdle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["Well, Tommy how do you like watching the ball game"] (Table of Contents)

Video Laffs / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor
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["Why so sad, Bill?"] (Table of Contents)

Ollie / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

How to Become an Expert Softball Player (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Strange Circus of Mr. Sinistro (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:
Mr. Sinistro; Congo the Gorilla

Indexer Notes

red hat

["I'm afraid I can't give you a raise, Shorty!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Club of Heroes!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Club of Heroes
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. Binky Shows "How to Make New Friends!"
    Binky
  4. 3. The Legend of the Keeper of the Winds
    The Arrow Maker
  5. 4. ["Well, Tommy how do you like watching the ball game"]
    Video Laffs
  6. 5. ["Why so sad, Bill?"]
    Ollie
  7. 6. How to Become an Expert Softball Player
  8. 7. The Strange Circus of Mr. Sinistro
    Green Arrow
  9. 8. ["I'm afraid I can't give you a raise, Shorty!"]
    Shorty
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