([October] 2003)

DC, 2003 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
0.99 USD; 1.50 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
76194124050300111
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth; [Murray Boltinoff] (Original Editor; Superman story)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

A selected DC Archive sampler compilation featuring 4 classic stories from the 1940's showcasing Batman; Superman; Wonder Woman & Plastic Man.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[Classics from the Golden Age of Comics] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Cole; Jack Burnley; H. G. Peter; Fred Ray
Inks:
Jack Cole; Jack Burnley; H. G. Peter; Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman (Earth-2); Batman (Earth-2); Plastic Man; Wonder Woman (Earth-2)

[The Construction Racket/The Four Fingered Man] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Wayne Boring
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth; Murray Boltinoff (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent] (Earth-2); Lois Lane (Earth-2); George Taylor; Sergeant Clancy [Sergeant Casey]; John (Death); Sam Goetz; Jackson (Introduction; Villain); Unnamed Medical Attendants; Unnamed Wife of John; Unnamed Grimes Brothers Department Store Customers; Mayor Hansen (Introduction, Villain); Unnamed Thugs; Unnamed children at Municipal Stadium; Unnamed Doctors
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story is untitled. The title, "The Construction Racket" is taken from original GCD index. Bob Hughes indexed this story as "The Four Fingered Man" for his DC Archives GCD index. Original GCD index lists Paul Cassidy & Paul Lauretta as the artists for this story but this edition credits Wayne Boring as the sole artist. Superman gives Lois Lane a blood transfusion in this story.

The Riddle of the Missing Card! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Joker; Robin [Dick Grayson]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
William Moulton Marston
Pencils:
H. G. Peter
Inks:
H. G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole
Pencils:
Jack Cole
Inks:
Jack Cole
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Plastic Man
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Classics from the Golden Age of Comics]
  2. 1. [The Construction Racket/The Four Fingered Man]
    Superman
  3. 2. The Riddle of the Missing Card!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Plastic Man
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