(December 1958)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of January, April, July and October
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 Menace of the Moon Man (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Klein/Reed list Kaye inks.

The Menace of the Moonman (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
MoonMan [Brice Rogers] (intro); Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Synopsis:
While orbiting the moon, a strange comet crosses paths with Pilot Rogers rocket. When he returns to Earth he discovers that whenever moonlight strikes him he becomes the evil MoonMan.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Brice Rogers returned in World's Finest #266 (January 1981).

Operation Blackhawks! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Synopsis:
House ad for Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #131.

["Dexter, call a plumber! Hurry!"] (Table of Contents)

Dexter / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Strange Hero of Fort Mascot (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Dan Hunter

Sharing- The United Nations Way (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
non-fiction

A Fortune Underfoot (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Unmasked Archers! (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron; Jack Kirby ? (plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Roz Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Police Commissioner; Arrow-Cave; Arrow-Car; Arrow-Plane
Synopsis:
Green Arrow and Speedy's secret IDs are almost revealed in a practical joke.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Green Arrow has green hat. Possibly plotted by Jack Kirby. As noted in interviews Roz assisted Jack in the spotting of blacks.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Menace of the Moon Man
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Menace of the Moonman
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. Operation Blackhawks!
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. ["Dexter, call a plumber! Hurry!"]
    Dexter
  5. 4. The Strange Hero of Fort Mascot
    Tomahawk
  6. 5. Sharing- The United Nations Way
  7. 6. A Fortune Underfoot
  8. 7. The Unmasked Archers!
    Green Arrow
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Gene Reed
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Darci
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
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