([November 1967])

K. G. Murray, 1965? Series
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0.20 AUD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
The K. G. Murray Publishing Company Pty Ltd
Brand:
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
Editing:
?
Format:
Colour cover; Black and White interior; Saddle-Stitched; Was Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The New Superman and Batman Team! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Luthor; Brainiac; Supergirl; Toyman; Lana Lang; Ma and Pa Kent; Alfred; Perry White; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
In this imaginary tale, Kal-El loses his powers to gold Kryptonite while on the way to Earth. Lex Luthor develops a serum which gives him super powers and becomes Superboy, then Superman. Clark Kent becomes Batman to avenge the death of his foster father at the hands of a burglar.
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Indexer Notes

This is Cary Bates's first full story, though he had previous plots used. Imaginary story

The Winged Beasts of Nightmare Swamp (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original editor)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:

One-Man Fort! (Table of Contents)

Origin of the Rangers / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Letters:
?
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff (original editor)

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

[“There are more hours of sunlight during a year at the North Pole than at the Equator!”] (Table of Contents)

The Curiosity Shop / filler / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original editor)

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • From ?

The Testing of Robotman! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Frank Bolle
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This version is the reprint from World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #168 (August 1967) with “The Editors’ Round Table” tag added. The original story is From Detective Comics (DC, 1937 Series) #176 (October 1951)

The Man Who Stole the Air! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Sy Barry
Inks:
Sy Barry
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited original editor); Julius Schwartz (actual original editor)

Genre:
science fiction
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Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (14 August 2007)

The Five Lives of the Sea King (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited original editor); Mort Weisinger (actual original editor); Jack Schiff (actual original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

["Now to explore the bottom of the ocean."] (Table of Contents)

Homer / filler / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Editing:
George Kashdan (original editor)

Genre:
humour
Reprints:

["I'd better hurry!"] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original editor); Murray Boltinoff (original associate editor); George Kashdan (original associate editor)

Genre:
humour
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Menace of the Mouse Man! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Mouse Man
Reprints:

I Escaped from Castle Morte! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor); Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff; George Kashdan (all original associate editors)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The King of Marbles (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

[“You’re always asking me for money!”] (Table of Contents)

Jerry Jitterbug / filler / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original editor)

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • From ?

[There! I got out of the handcuffs! I’ll wow ‘em at the Lodge meeting!] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original editor)

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • From ?

Indexer Notes

This 1pp gag appears on inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The New Superman and Batman Team!
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. The Winged Beasts of Nightmare Swamp
  4. 3. One-Man Fort!
    Origin of the Rangers
  5. 4. [“There are more hours of sunlight during a year at the North Pole than at the Equator!”]
    The Curiosity Shop
  6. 5. The Testing of Robotman!
    Editors' Round Table: Robotman
  7. 6. The Man Who Stole the Air!
  8. 7. The Five Lives of the Sea King
    Aquaman
  9. 8. ["Now to explore the bottom of the ocean."]
    Homer
  10. 9. ["I'd better hurry!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  11. 10. Menace of the Mouse Man!
    Wonder Woman
  12. 11. I Escaped from Castle Morte!
  13. 12. The King of Marbles
    Jimmy Olsen
  14. 13. [“You’re always asking me for money!”]
    Jerry Jitterbug
  15. 14. [There! I got out of the handcuffs! I’ll wow ‘em at the Lodge meeting!]
    Moolah the Mystic
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