(May 1963)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
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

Beasts of the Supernatural (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Klein, Reed, Tiefenbacher and Hughes say Dick Dillin. Craig Delich and Pat Lang say Jim Mooney.

Countdown on Excellence (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Jerry; Jerry's father
Synopsis:
Jerry gets a lecture from his father on the importance of doing every job right.

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside front cover.

The Beasts of the Supernatural (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Gault; Professor Paul Bowles; Jazub the Sorceror; Norah Carter; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Synopsis:
A radio telescope brings alien supernatural monsters to earth from the constellation of Scorpio.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Craig Delich and Pat Lang say Jim Mooney inks. 2/05

Aquaman's New Partner, Aquagirl (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquagirl (intro, only appearance); Aqualad; Atlantis; Merlon; Topo
Synopsis:
Aquaman takes an Atlantean girl as his new partner, which makes both Aqualad and her former boyfriend jealous.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Aquagirl in this story is not the one who would later become a regular supporting character.

Whales That Fly (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Thing In The Arrowcave (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]; Arrow-Cave; Prof Franklin; Vulcan (Earth-Boring machine); Arrow-Car
Synopsis:
Thieves steal a scientist's earth-boring machine and accidentally break into the Arrow-Cave.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Martin O'Hearn.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Beasts of the Supernatural
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. Countdown on Excellence
  3. 2. The Beasts of the Supernatural
    Superman and Batman
  4. 3. Aquaman's New Partner, Aquagirl
    Aquaman
  5. 4. Whales That Fly
  6. 5. The Thing In The Arrowcave
    Green Arrow
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross