(September 1965)

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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger; E. Nelson Bridwell (Asst)
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

The Colossal Kids! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Force Boy; Speed Kid

The Colossal Kids! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jax-Ur; Robin; Perry White; Lois Lane; Force Boy; Speed Kid; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Two kids with super powers terrorize Metropolis and challenge Batman and Superman to figure out their secret.
Keywords:
Batcave; Fortress of Solitude; gold kryptonite; Kandor; Phantom Zone

Nature's Bill of Rights (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Part 2 The Magic of Bat-Mite and Mr. Mxyzptlk! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bat-Mite; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Force Boy and Speed Kid's true identities are revealed.

Weapons of Destiny (Table of Contents)

The Editors' Round Table / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff

Genre:
detective-mystery
Synopsis:
A man with no memory is compelled to steal three weapons, but he doesn't know why. When he sees Professor Desmond on television, he senses he can solve the mystery. And he does, by telling the man he is artist Ted Thorn and he is to draw those weapons for the professor's latest book.
Reprints:

["Nobody will come to our rally today"] (Table of Contents)

Super-Turtle / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters:
Super-Turtle
Synopsis:
When the air conditioning at a big rally breaks down, Super-Turtle offers to cool the place by blowing cold air into the chimney. When a crowd races out of the auditorium, he remembers that he ate an onion for lunch.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jerrilee Vance, John Warner & Ben Lomand, Michael Liben, David Mendell, Vincent Krieg, Don Finley, Lewis Schrawyer, Jim Sammons, Thelma Brown, Ted Lawrence.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Colossal Kids!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Colossal Kids!
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. Nature's Bill of Rights
  4. 3. Part 2 The Magic of Bat-Mite and Mr. Mxyzptlk!
    Superman and Batman
  5. 4. Weapons of Destiny
    The Editors' Round Table
  6. 5. ["Nobody will come to our rally today"]
    Super-Turtle
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Cape and Cowl Comments
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