(December 1976)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
36
Price:
0.30 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly (with the exception of January, March, June, August)
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Barcode:
0709893073012
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff; Jack C. Harris (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 Town of Timeless Killers! (Table of Contents)

Super Sons of Superman and Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Inks:
John Calnan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-319

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Superman, Jr.; Batman, Jr.; Belle Dubois
Reprints:

The Muse (Table of Contents)

Batman; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Muse

Indexer Notes

Comic strip advertisement for Hostess Cup Cakes on inside front cover.

Town of the Timeless Killers (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks:
John Calnan
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-2890

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman, Jr.; Batman, Jr.; Kid Bowie; Jack Slade; "Lever" Monroe; Superman (in flashback); Batman (in flashback); Belle Dubois [also as Susie Wells]
Synopsis:
The super-sons stumble into a ghost town where Clark, Jr. has no powers and they are hunted by four characters from the Old West. But Superboy, Jr. figures out a way to momentarily restore his powers and haul the desperadoes to justice.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Western

Indexer Notes

Feature bannered as "The Super Sons of Superman and Batman" on splash page. The story also has three separate chapter titles: Part 1 - Trio of Fear; Part 2 - He Whom Evil Fights; Part 3 - The Epitaph That Saved a Superman. The entire Super Sons of Superman and Batman series is explained away in World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #263, though there is an additional Super Sons story later in Elseworlds 80-Page Giant (DC, 1999 series) #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

From The World's Finest Fans / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-535

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Scott Gibson, Mike White and Tom R. Corrigan.

Volume 76 Issue 21 Week of September 20, 1976 (Table of Contents)

Daily Planet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Includes preview of Super-Team Family #8 and others. Has Trivia Quiz #21.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Town of Timeless Killers!
    Super Sons of Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Muse
    Batman; Hostess
  3. 2. Town of the Timeless Killers
    Super Sons of Superman and Batman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    From The World's Finest Fans
  5. 4. Volume 76 Issue 21 Week of September 20, 1976
    Daily Planet
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Matthew Head
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