(Winter 1942)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Batman; Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Fred Ray.

[The Case of the Crime Crusade] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Leo Nowak [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks:
Leo Nowak [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Lois Lane; Hugh Manton; Dan Bransom (villain)
Synopsis:
A series of unusual streetcar accidents are being masterminded by someone and Clark & Lois begin an investigation to uncover the person sabotaging the rail system.
Reprints:

The Pageant of Plunder (Table of Contents)

Zatara / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Joseph Sulman (signed)
Inks:
Joseph Sulman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Zatara; Tong

The Skies Scream Murder (Table of Contents)

Red, White and Blue / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel ?
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Red Dugan; Whitey Smith; Blooey Blue; Doris West

Mystery of the Modern Methuselah (Table of Contents)

The Crimson Avenger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Lehti (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Lehti (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charles Paris

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Crimson Avenger [Lee Travis]; Wing

Indexer Notes

Writer and letterer credits by Craig Delich (November, 2005).

The Conjurer's Case (Table of Contents)

Young Doc Davis / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Doc Davis

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2010-2-19.

Adventure of the Torpedoed Trawler (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jon L. Blummer
Pencils:
Jon L. Blummer
Inks:
Jon L. Blummer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon L. Blummer

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan; Ichabod Mudd [Ikky]; Miss Snap; Gerry

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["The desolate, rocky shore of Maine -- a lonely house standing on a cliff..."] (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Cliff Young
Inks:
Cliff Young
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Dian Belmont; Peter DeWint (hermit miser, death); The Society of Six (villains); Muggs Marks (villain, mentioned but not seen)
Synopsis:
The Sandman must overcome a strange gas called Lewisite, developed by the U.S. military after World War I, which is being used under the cover of fog by an insidious group of men bent on theft and murder.

The Perfect Impersonation (Table of Contents)

The King / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Harry Lampert (signed)
Inks:
Harry Lampert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
The King [King Standish]; the Witch (villain)

Indexer Notes

Letterer verified by Lampert and added by Craig Delich (November, 2005).

The Radium Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents)

Lando, Man of Magic / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chad Grothkopf
Inks:
Chad Grothkopf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lando

Indexer Notes

Writer and artist credit revisions by Craig Delich (November, 2005). Credits previously assigned to Howard Purcell.

The Ghost Gang Goes West! (Table of Contents)

Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks:
Jerry Robinson; George Roussos (backgrounds)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Laff Brunt (villain); The Ghost Gang (villains, introduction)
Synopsis:
Bruce and Dick are headed out West to visit a dude ranch and end up battling a "Ghost Gang"....something that nearly gets the Caped Crusader hung!
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Batman; Robin
  2. 1. [The Case of the Crime Crusade]
    Superman
  3. 2. The Pageant of Plunder
    Zatara
  4. 3. The Skies Scream Murder
    Red, White and Blue
  5. 4. Mystery of the Modern Methuselah
    The Crimson Avenger
  6. 5. The Conjurer's Case
    Young Doc Davis
  7. 6. Adventure of the Torpedoed Trawler
    Hop Harrigan
  8. 7. ["The desolate, rocky shore of Maine -- a lonely house standing on a cliff..."]
    The Sandman
  9. 8. The Perfect Impersonation
    The King
  10. 9. The Radium Treasure Hunt
    Lando, Man of Magic
  11. 10. The Ghost Gang Goes West!
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Jim Stangas
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross