(June 1966)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of January, April and July
On-sale date:
1966-04-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
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

The Invulnerable Super-Enemy! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman
Reprints:

The Invulnerable Super-Enemy (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Brainiac A (the first Brainiac; origin); Jimmy Olsen; Ron Farley; Brainiac (flashback); Kandor
Synopsis:
Jimmy Olsen and Robin discover three Kryptonian cities shrunken by Brainiac A, inhabited entirely by criminals.
Reprints:

Your Free Trip Around the World! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
an old sea captain; two boys
Synopsis:
After telling the boys some tales, the captain takes them to the library where they can travel anywhere just by reading.

Indexer Notes

A list by Lionel English also gives the penciller and inker as "Morris Waldinger" in one of the issues this PSA appears in. Creator credits from a list by Lionel English. Synopsis and character information on the sequence from Donald Dale Milne on 18 September 2004.

This appeared in many December 1963 issues.

["A strange aircraft!"] (Table of Contents)

Super-Turtle / filler / 0.6 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters:
Super-Turtle
Synopsis:
The military mistakes Super-Turtle for enemy aircraft, and begins firing anti-aircraft shells at him. Later, Super-Turtle hangs his picture alongside the other pictures of friendly aircraft so they won't make the same mistake again.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Tip on building a frame with cutout to stand in to catch accidently dropped small model parts.

The Magic Tablecloth (Table of Contents)

Editors' Round Table: Roy Raymond, TV Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Dan Barry
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Roy Raymond
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

credits per Jerry Bails/ Craig Delich 2/05

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from John Pierce, Ezra Knight, Noelle Peterson, Ed Daley, David Whiting, Charles Armentano, Sonny Burke, Virgil Harris and Brian Mosehart.

["Have a baseball, Sonny!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A businessman who fixes broken windows is giving away free baseballs to young boys.

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Donenfeld
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Publisher: National Periodical Publications
575 Lexington Ave. NY, NY 10022
Editor: Mort Weisinger
Owners:Estate of H. Donenfeld, J. Liebowitz, P. Sampliner,Irwin Donenfeld, S. Sampliner, Sonia Iger. Avg Circ 465,842

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Invulnerable Super-Enemy!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Invulnerable Super-Enemy
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. Your Free Trip Around the World!
  4. 3. ["A strange aircraft!"]
    Super-Turtle
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. The Magic Tablecloth
    Editors' Round Table: Roy Raymond, TV Detective
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Cape and Cowl Comments
  8. 7. ["Have a baseball, Sonny!"]
    Little Pete
  9. 8. Statement of Ownership
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