(January-February 1948)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
76
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Batman; Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Winslow Mortimer
Inks:
Winslow Mortimer
Colors:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints:
Keywords:
funhouse mirrors

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed to Craig Delich by Win Mortimer.

The Man Who Could Not Die! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Swami Elhamid (introduction); Lucky Starr [Joe Starr] (villain, introduction); Trigger (villain, introduction, death); Peteman Eddie (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
When Lucky Starr visits a swami, he is told that he was born under a lucky star and he will get a sign from the future. He does: a newspaper published one year in the future that tells when he dies, so Lucky decides to shoot the works and become Public Enemy Number One!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit verified by Martin O'Hearn.

The Case of the Camera Crimes (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp (signed)
Inks:
George Papp (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; The Director (villain, introduction)

The Bandits and Books (Table of Contents)

Zatara / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
William F. White
Inks:
William F. White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Zatara

["New sled...new doll...new party dress"] (Table of Contents)

Bebe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bebe

The Rough Rider (Table of Contents)

Piffle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Phil Berube (signed)
Pencils:
Phil Berube (signed)
Inks:
Phil Berube (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Phil Berube

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Piffle

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2008-1-29.

The Killer with the Golden Voice (Table of Contents)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Simon ?
Inks:
Steve Brodie ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war; adventure
Characters:
The Boy Commandos [Brooklyn (aka Dan Turpin); Alfie Twidgett; Andre Chavard; Jan Haasan]; Captain Rip Carter

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich (June, 2004).

[Toy Periscope] (Table of Contents)

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Lit-Win] (signed)
Pencils:
? [asLit-Win] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Lit-Win] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Daffy; Doodle

Indexer Notes

Lit-Win is a pen-name. Jack Burnley reported seeing him all the time in the DC offices, but couldn't remember his true name.

Shine 'Em Up (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Art Long (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[The Heel and Toe Juggler] (Table of Contents)

Three-Ring Binks / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Farr (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Farr (signed)
Inks:
Jack Farr (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Farr

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Three-Ring Binks

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2008-1-29.

The Seventh Wonder of the World (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel ? (signed)
Pencils:
Ira Yarbrough [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks:
Stan Kaye ? [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Ali; Mä-Kläk (General of the King's soldiers); King Cheops; General Isen-Ho; Jo-Milla (court scribe); Na-Tse (villain, a high priest, dies)
Synopsis:
On a way back from a case, Superman stops over in Egypt to admire the pyramids and is swept back into time by way of a time bridge to aid the forces of King Cheops against an evil high priest AND to actually build one of the pyramids!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits by Bob Hughes (November, 2004).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Man Who Could Not Die!
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. The Case of the Camera Crimes
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. The Bandits and Books
    Zatara
  5. 4. ["New sled...new doll...new party dress"]
    Bebe
  6. 5. The Rough Rider
    Piffle
  7. 6. The Killer with the Golden Voice
    The Boy Commandos
  8. 7. [Toy Periscope]
    Daffy & Doodle
  9. 8. Shine 'Em Up
  10. 9. [The Heel and Toe Juggler]
    Three-Ring Binks
  11. 10. The Seventh Wonder of the World
    Superman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross