(February 1964)

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

The Ghost of Batman! (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Bob Klein, Gene Reed, Mike Tiefenbacher, and Bob Hughes credit pencils to Dick Dillin. Craig Delich credits pencils to Jim Mooney. Pat Lang credits pencils to Sehldon Moldoff pencils (February 2005).
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 Ghost of Batman (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 14.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Sphinx Gang; Ned Garver; Al Regan; Alfred; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Synopsis:
Criminals seem to assasinate Batman while Superman is disguised as him. Now they can't reveal Batman is still alive without revealing his true identity.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inker credit by Craig Delich and Pat Lang 2/05

Special Christmas Quiz -- "Christmas in Many Lands!" (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Short information on global Christmas customs accompanied by illustrations.
Reprints:
  • from 2/55 titles

Indexer Notes

Between pages 8 and 9 of first story.

["The bell would ring while I'm taking a shower!"] (Table of Contents)

Ollie / 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
Reprints:

The Amazing Money Bombs (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Characters:
Adolf Hitler

The Doom Hunters (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aqualad; Daredevils' Club; Welky; Tom Blake
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Aquaman appears in the Aquaman book next- it has been running for about the previous two years at this point. Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Donenfeld
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Publisher:National Periodical Publications, Inc.
575 Lexington Ave, New York 22, NY.
Editor: Jack Schiff
Owners: Harry Donenfeld, Irwin Donenfeld, Sonia Iger, Jack Liebowitz, P. Sampliner, S. Sampliner, Harry Donenfeld Foundation
(No circulation figures.)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Ghost of Batman!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Ghost of Batman
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. Special Christmas Quiz -- "Christmas in Many Lands!"
  4. 3. ["The bell would ring while I'm taking a shower!"]
    Ollie
  5. 4. The Amazing Money Bombs
  6. 5. The Doom Hunters
    Aquaman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • 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