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(December 1964)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
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

Issue Notes

Letters page contains letter from Frank Brunner.


Batman, Son of Krypton (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Superman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continues the trend of no Robin on the cover.

Children of Tommorrow (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
  • from Dec 1960 titles

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

[Part I] Batman, Son of Krypton (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 7.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Supergirl; Jor-El (flashback); Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dr. Thomas Ellison
Synopsis:
Batman discovers he seems to have memories of living on Krypton as a baby!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; gold kryptonite; Kandor; Phantom Zone

Indexer Notes

Chapter 1 of 2. Continued in next sequence. Chapter info by Bob Bailey, 2005-01-20 (Per Sandell ed.)

[In the School Band] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Between parts 1 and 2 of first story.

Part II- The Destroyer of Krypton (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dr. Thomas Ellison; Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback)
Synopsis:
An Earth scientist believes he is responsible for the destruction of the planet Krypton.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batcave; gold kryptonite

The Unknown Super-Deeds (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Superboy (actually a Superman story); Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Perry White; Martha Kent
Synopsis:
Bored one summer afternoon, Superboy performs three seemingly insignificant super-feats, never knowing he performed them for three people who one day will be very important to him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Surprise Feature.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Batman, Son of Krypton
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. Children of Tommorrow
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. [Part I] Batman, Son of Krypton
    Superman and Batman
  4. 3. [In the School Band]
    Varsity Vic
  5. 4. Part II- The Destroyer of Krypton
    Superman and Batman
  6. 5. The Unknown Super-Deeds
    Superboy
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