(September 1959)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly, with the exception of January, April, July and October
On-sale date
1959-07-16
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate 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.


The Plot to Destroy Superman! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Lex Luthor; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

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) /

Jowett Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Plot to Destroy Superman (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lex Luthor (Villain); Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Synopsis
Superman, Batman, Batwoman and Robin are scheduled to display crime-fighting inventions of the future at an exhibit of what future Gotham will be like. Lex Luthor, disguised as an inventor of one of the inventions, tries to have Superman disintegrated.
Reprints

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Hy Wire / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What happened to you, Hy?
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Prisoners of Amazon Asteroid (Table of Contents: 6)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tommy Tomorrow; Brent Wood
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, Dad, the television set seems to be on the blink...
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Teen Teasers / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Naydel

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What word meaning 'ship' would mean...
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Too-Friendly Witnesses (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Alias Chief Magic Bow (Table of Contents: 12)

The Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron ?
Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Lee Elias
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Princess Morning Moon; Chief Magic Bow (Flashback); Ch'Waka (Medicine Man)
Synopsis
Green Arrow and Speedy help an Indian tribe by posing as an ancient warrior, Chief Magic Bow, and performing various "magic" tricks with their special arrows.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

40 Foreign and American Cars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

American Geographical Society's Around the World Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Plot to Destroy Superman!
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute
  3. 2. The Plot to Destroy Superman
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  5. 4. ["What happened to you, Hy?"]
    Hy Wire
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  7. 6. Prisoners of Amazon Asteroid
    Tommy Tomorrow
  8. 7. ["Gosh, Dad, the television set seems to be on the blink..."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. ["What word meaning 'ship' would mean..."]
    Teen Teasers
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  12. 11. The Too-Friendly Witnesses
  13. 12. Alias Chief Magic Bow
    The Green Arrow
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    40 Foreign and American Cars
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Geographical Society's Around the World Program
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