(January-February 1953)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1952-11-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (Managing Editor); Mort Weisinger (Story Editor); George Kashdan (story editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #161, 170, 179, 188, 223-228, 230)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his Klein Letters blog (18 September 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-worlds-finest-comics-part-1/).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Master Art Helper Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Seven Secrets of Superman (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Luthor; Perry White; Lois Lane
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Buzzy Says: "Free Speech-- Free for All!" (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer ?
Inks
Win Mortimer ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Buzzy
Synopsis
Tom is tearing down the campaign posters of the candidate his father opposes, until Buzzy shows him that his father is much more fair-minded.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Black Magician! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Magician

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Superboy Discovers a New Kind of Junior Sport! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; superhero

Indexer Notes

Promotion for The Air Rifle Club and the NRA.

[Double Feature Pipe Dream] (Table of Contents: 9)

Super-Sleuth McFooey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Farr
Pencils
Jack Farr
Inks
Jack Farr
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Farr

Genre
humor; detective-mystery

The Gold Squad! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Isn't this a lovely dance, Jerry?
Genre
humor; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Now More Than Ever (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Million Dollar Coin! (Table of Contents: 14)

The Wyoming Kid / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

art credits by Craig Delich

Superman Is on Television! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Hair on Their Faces (Table of Contents: 16)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Keene
Pencils
Raymond Perry ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Sir Batman and the Black Knight (Table of Contents: 17)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
David Vern
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; The Black Rogue; Commissioner Gordon
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

The Electric Game Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Master Art Helper Company
  3. 2. The Seven Secrets of Superman
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
  5. 4. Buzzy Says: "Free Speech-- Free for All!"
    Buzzy
  6. 5. The Black Magician!
    The Green Arrow
  7. 6. ["If you make this jump..."]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  8. 7. Editorial Advisory Board
  9. 8. Superboy Discovers a New Kind of Junior Sport!
    Superboy
  10. 9. [Double Feature Pipe Dream]
    Super-Sleuth McFooey
  11. 10. The Gold Squad!
    Manhunters Around the World
  12. 11. ["Isn't this a lovely dance, Jerry?"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  14. 13. Now More Than Ever
    The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis
  15. 14. The Million Dollar Coin!
    The Wyoming Kid
  16. 15. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  17. 16. Hair on Their Faces
  18. 17. Sir Batman and the Black Knight
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    The Electric Game Co.
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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