(March 1961)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of January, April, July and October
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff; 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:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #161, 170, 179, 188, 223-228, 230)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Creature from Beyond! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Creature from Beyond [Vance Collins]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bob Klein and Gene Reed contend that Stan Kaye did the inks. Craig Delich contends that Sheldon Moldoff did the inks.
Letters credit from Todd Klein via his Klein Letters blog (18 September 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-worlds-finest-comics-part-1/).

The Creature From Beyond! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Creature from Beyond [Vance Collins]; Commissioner Gordon; The Jackson Mob
Synopsis:
The Creature from Beyond is helping the Jackson Mob commit robberies.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bob Klein and Gene Reed contend that the inks were by Sheldon Moldoff. Chris Delich and Pat Lang contend the inks were by Stan Kaye, February 2005.
Letters credit from Todd Klein via his Klein Letters blog (19 September 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-worlds-finest-comics-part-2/).

Don' t Sell Nature Short (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Dateline-- Outer Space (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Brent Wood

["I'll wash the car and surprise Lem!"] (Table of Contents)

Lem n' Lime / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Surprise for a Spy (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
spy

The Ape Archer (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Bonzo (monkey); Bart Rockland; Lance
Synopsis:
Green Arrow and Speedy must determine what has made the chimp Bonzo take up a life of crime.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Creature from Beyond!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Creature From Beyond!
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. Don' t Sell Nature Short
  4. 3. Dateline-- Outer Space
    Tommy Tomorrow
  5. 4. ["I'll wash the car and surprise Lem!"]
    Lem n' Lime
  6. 5. Surprise for a Spy
  7. 6. The Ape Archer
    Green Arrow
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Peter Croome
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross