(February 1965)

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:
Mort Weisinger; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant 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

Issue Notes

Additional synopses, character appearances, and the letter column sequence added to this issue by Donald Dale Milne, July, 2007.


The Doomed Boy Heroes! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Superman [Kal-el, aka. Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints:

Don't Give Fire A Place To Start (Table of Contents)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; members of the Smallville Teen-Age Club
Synopsis:
Superboy puts out a fire at the Smallville Teen-Age Club and the kids then decide to make fire prevention their next project.
Reprints:
  • from July 1954 issues

Part I-The New Terrific Team! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kryptonite; the Eyrie; Batcave; Olsonmobile; Robin Plane; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Synopsis:
Jimmy and Robin decide to go out on their own as a super-team, giving up the side kick role.
Reprints:

Cape and Cowl Comments (Table of Contents)

Cape and Cowl Comments / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from : Leonard Tirado; Alan Davis; Jim Lawson; Mike Annuziato; Conan Fanshowe; Paul Wiese; Mike Morris; Bernard Westbrook; Lon Mitchell, along with a logo illustration.

[The Human Fly] (Table of Contents)

Tricksy / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tricksy; Hank; Tricksy's wife
Synopsis:
Tricksy's wife is upset at one of his circus friends.

Indexer Notes

Between parts 1 and 2 of first story.

Part II- The Doom of Jimmy Olsen and Robin! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Animator; Eyrie; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Synopsis:
Superman finds a way to get Jimmy and Robin back to normal.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title and reprint info from Bob Bailey via Per Sandell.

The Finest From World's Finest (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan; Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
George Klein; Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman
Synopsis:
Information on and short synopses of stories from World's Finest Comics #76, 78, 88, and 89.

Indexer Notes

Famous old Superman-Batman team-ups. Note at bottom of the page that Edmond Hamilton is the Superman-Batman author.

The Underwater Olympics! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Kryptonite; Topo; Bart Horval
Synopsis:
Aquaman and Aqualad hold an underwater olympics. Aquaman's team "loses" to prevent kryptonite discovery.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Surprise Feature

[Counting sheep] (Table of Contents)

Warden Willis / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Warden Willis; inmate 4172
Synopsis:
The Warden's suggestion of counting sheep to fall asleep does not work.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Doomed Boy Heroes!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. Don't Give Fire A Place To Start
    Superboy
  3. 2. Part I-The New Terrific Team!
    Superman and Batman
  4. 3. Cape and Cowl Comments
    Cape and Cowl Comments
  5. 4. [The Human Fly]
    Tricksy
  6. 5. Part II- The Doom of Jimmy Olsen and Robin!
    Superman and Batman
  7. 6. The Finest From World's Finest
    Superman and Batman
  8. 7. The Underwater Olympics!
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  9. 8. [Counting sheep]
    Warden Willis
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross