(August 1949)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U .S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Man With the Midas Touch! (Table of Contents)

Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; King Midas [George Midas]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Artist revision from Bob Kane pencils and Charles Paris inks to Jim Mooney art verified by Craig Delich 2010-4-5.

The Man with the Midas Touch! (Table of Contents)

Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
David V. Reed ?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Jim Mooney [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Commissioner James Gordon; Bill Clark (press agent); King Midas [George Midas; also as F. Marply (antiques dealer)] (villain); Sikey (villain)
Synopsis:
When Robin is apparently turned into a gold statue by a supposed descendant of the real King Midas, Batman goes into action to discoveer the criminal's ability to turn objects into gold and save the Boy Wonder in the process.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batmobile

Salute to the Northwest Mounted (Table of Contents)

Manhunters Around the World / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Champ to Chump- And Back Again (Table of Contents)

Jim Wise; PF Flyer / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["H'lo Myrtle!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Perilous Pearls (Table of Contents)

Captain Compass / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Captain Compass [Mark Compass]

Safety First! (Table of Contents)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

Five Heads Are Better Than One (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Juvenile Jury: Dickie Orlan; Peggy Bruder; Charlie Hankinson; Elizabeth Watson; Johnny McBride; John Scott

Plane Daring (Table of Contents)

Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Man Who Hunted Hiawatha (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray (Signed)
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk [Tom Hawk]; Dan Hunter; Hiawatha; Black Turtle (villain); Chief Thunder Head; Jeff Bartlett
Synopsis:
Black Turtle tries to bend Hiawatha to his path so that he may usurp his place and become chief. Only Hiawatha's old friend Tomahawk stands ready to stop him.

Strange As It Seems (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Prepared in cooperation with the National Society for Prevention of Blindness. Caution against fireworks hazards. Art is signed but I can't read it.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Man With the Midas Touch!
    Robin
  2. 1. The Man with the Midas Touch!
    Robin
  3. 2. Salute to the Northwest Mounted
    Manhunters Around the World
  4. 3. Champ to Chump- And Back Again
    Jim Wise; PF Flyer
  5. 4. ["H'lo Myrtle!"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. The Perilous Pearls
    Captain Compass
  7. 6. Safety First!
    Superman
  8. 7. Five Heads Are Better Than One
  9. 8. Plane Daring
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  10. 9. The Man Who Hunted Hiawatha
    Tomahawk
  11. 10. Strange As It Seems
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Craig Delich
  • Bob Hughes
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