([March] 2016)

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Volume
?
Price
75.00 USD; 85.00 CAD
Pages
636
On-sale date
2016-03-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [peel]
ISBN
978-1-4012-6112-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401261122 57500
Editing
Paul Santos (Editor - Collected Edition); Jeb Woodard (Group Editor - Collected Editions); Jack Schiff (Editor - Original Series)
Color
Color
Dimensions
7.5 " x 11"
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Hardcover with Dustjacket
Publishing Format
Collected edition

Issue Notes

Reprints Superman/Batman team-ups from Superman #76 and World's Finest Comics #71-116.

The cover and title pages show the book title as "Batman Superman World's Finest The Silver Age Omnibus Vol. 1", but indicia title is "Batman Superman: The Silver Age Omnibus Volume 1". The spine of the book reads "World's Finest The Silver Age Omnibus Vol. 1".


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Darwyn Cooke
Inks
Darwyn Cooke
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Indexer Notes

Original cover illustration by Darwyn Cooke

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

Superman and Batman and Robin / insert or dust jacket / 0 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mr. Mxyxptlk; Bat-Mite

Indexer Notes

Front interior dust jacket with brief synopsis of this collection, includes illustrations from the covers of World's Finest Comics #87 and 113.

[Title Page] (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman and Batman and Robin / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan; Dick Sprang; Win Mortimer
Inks
Stan Kaye; Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mr. Mxyxptlk; Bat-Mite

Indexer Notes

Title page includes illustrations from the covers of World's Finest Comics #113, 90, 71, and 103.

[Title and Credits] (Table of Contents: 3)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan; Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lex Luthor; The Joker

Indexer Notes

Title pages with creator credits, includes illustrations from World's Finest Comics #86 Cover, 105 Cover, 90, 88, and 75 Cover.

Win Mortimer is not included in the creator credits despite illustrating several of the covers included in this collection.

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

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Sprang; Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lex Luthor; The Joker

Indexer Notes

Indicia and publisher information, includes illustrations from World's Finest Comics #88, 88, 83 Cover, and 108 Cover.

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents: 5)

table of contents / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan; Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye; Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Table of contents, includes illustrations from World's Finest Comics #95 Cover and 101.

The Table of Contents is off by one page for most issues in this collection. The foreword starts on page 8, as listed in the table of contents. Then Superman #76 begins on page 11, however it is listed in the table of contents as starting on page 12. Every subsequent story is off by one page in the table of contents, through World's Finest #105. Starting with World's Finest #106 on page 478, the table of contents reflects the correct starting page through the rest of the volume.

The biographies at the end of the volume are not reflected in the table of contents.

Foreword (Table of Contents: 6)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Curt Swan; Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye; Sheldon Moldoff; John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Bat-Mite; Princess Varina; Musketeer; Gaucho; Knight; Lightning Man

Indexer Notes

Foreword by Mark Waid, dated 1999, was originally published in World's Finest Archives Volume 1. Includes illustrations from World's Finest Comics #88, 88 Cover, 85 Splash page, 113, 112 Cover, 101 Cover, 113, and 89 Cover.

[Superman #76] (Table of Contents: 7)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Lois Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints

The Mightiest Team in the World! (Table of Contents: 8)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Fischetti (pages 1-8); Stan Kaye (pages 9-12)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; John Smilter; Lois Lane; Gell; Commissioner James Gordon
Synopsis
Superman and Batman learn each other's secret identities when they meet on a cruise while trying to find a diamond thief.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This reprint was taken from the World's Finest #179 reprint of Superman #76, as evidenced by the splash page blurb: "Now that you've read the 'origin' of the World's Finest Team, here's the natural follow-up...from Superman No. 76, May-June 1952...."

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists only John Fischetti as the inker for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #71] (Table of Contents: 9)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Batman - Double for Superman! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?; Ira Schnapp (splash page titles)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Shorty (villain)
Synopsis
Lois accidentally learns Superman's identity while he is trying to rescue Batman and Robin, so Clark Kent and Bruce Wayne exchange roles to convince Lois that Clark is not Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Cave; Batplane; Daily Planet; Green Kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Recaps their first meeting from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #76.

[World's Finest Comics #72] (Table of Contents: 11)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Win Mortimer with the cover art.

Fort Crime (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Heavy-Weapons Gang
Synopsis
Superman and Batman must find out who has been supplying weapons to the Heavy-Weapons Gang.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Charles Paris as the inker for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #73] (Table of Contents: 13)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Batman and Superman, Swamis Inc. (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; The Fang; Paul James; Jeff (The Fang's henchman)
Synopsis
Batman poses as a Swami in a circus to lure out a superstitious criminal, and Superman helps him by making his predictions come true.
Reprints

[World's Finest Comics #74] (Table of Contents: 15)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Stan Kaye as the inker for this cover.

The Contest of Heroes (Table of Contents: 16)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane
Synopsis
An automated rocket returns a shape-shifting alien to Earth where it wants to play games with Superman and Batman.
Reprints

[World's Finest Comics #75] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp (letter and logo)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Signal

Superman and Robin! (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Perry White; The Purple Mask Mob (villains)
Synopsis
When Batman is laid up with a broken leg (or so he thinks), Superman comes to Gotham City to help Robin track down the Purple Mask Mob, but it's Batman who cracks the case.
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Cave; Bat-Plane; Bat-Signal; Gotham City; Gotham Research Laboratories; Metropolis; Pine Hill

[World's Finest Comics #76] (Table of Contents: 19)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

When Gotham City Challenged Metropolis (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Commissioner Gordon; Professor Vohr
Synopsis
Batman and Superman have a contest to do the most civic good deeds during a 24 hour period. An electronics convention will be held in the city of the winner.
Reprints

[World's Finest Comics #77] (Table of Contents: 21)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane
Reprints

The Super Bat-Man! (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Commissioner Gordon; Professor Pender; Alfred Pennyworth
Synopsis
Superman and Batman are both on the trail of Prof. Pender, a criminal genius. But when they find him, Pender exposes Superman to a "decharging ray," which takes away his powers, and Batman accidentally steps in front of Pender's activated super-charging machine, giving him super-powers. While Superman and Batman adjust to their new abilities, they track down Pender and stop him from re-creating his super-charging ray and using it on himself.
Reprints

[World's Finest Comics #78] (Table of Contents: 23)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints
Keywords
loudspeakers; stadiums

When Superman's Identity Is Exposed (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Perry White; The Varrel Mob
Synopsis
Someone has been announcing that Clark Kent is Superman and challenging Superman to prove it false. Superman asks Batman and Robin to help him find the culprit.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Charles Paris as the inker for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #79] (Table of Contents: 25)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

The Three Magicians of Baghdad (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dr. Carter Nichols; Lois Lane; Aladdin; Abdullah; 40 Thieves
Synopsis
Batman and Robin are sent into the past by Dr. Nichols, but he is unable to return them to the present. He calls upon Superman to help him, so Superman travels to the past to meet Batman and Robin. Together, they help Aladdin by having Superman pose as the genii in Aladdin's lamp.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Time travel story.

[World's Finest Comics #80] (Table of Contents: 27)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints
Keywords
Batmobile; locomotives; railroad engineer; trains

The Super-Newspaper of Gotham City (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Perry White; Lois Lane; John Hall (Editor, Gotham Gazette); The Mole [Mr. Harrah]
Synopsis
Perry White sends Clark and Lois to Gotham to help save the Gotham Gazette. Superman and Batman try to find out what crime story editor John Hall was working on before he was hospitalized.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Charles Paris as the inker for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #81] (Table of Contents: 29)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ka-Thur; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits the cover art to Curt Swan (pencils) and Stan Kaye (inks).

The True History of Superman and Batman (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Ka Thar (spelled Ka-Thar on the cover); Shark Slaney
Synopsis
Ka Thar comes from the future, but his history book is inaccurate, so he forced Superman and Batman to redo some super-feats to match his history book.
Reprints

[World's Finest Comics #82] (Table of Contents: 31)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

The Three Super Musketeers! (Table of Contents: 32)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Carter Nichols; D'Artagnan; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Count Ferney; Chancellor Bourdet
Synopsis
Clark, Bruce and Dick are sent into the past by Dr. Nichols to discover the identity of the Man in the Iron Mask.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Time travel story.

[World's Finest Comics #83] (Table of Contents: 33)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mother Goose; Humpty Dumpty; Cat and the Fiddle
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Curt Swan as the penciller for this cover.

The Case of the Mother Goose Mystery (Table of Contents: 34)

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

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Humpty Dumpty; Dr. King; Mousey [Jones]; Mother Goose; R. Melville; McKenna brothers and their nephew; "Foots" Moley
Synopsis
Mystery Inc has set up a mystery for three high-paying clients so they can pretend to be Batman, Robin and Superman. A mix-up of dates causes the real superheroes to assume the parts that were to be played by the clients, and stop a real robbery in the process.
Reprints

[World's Finest Comics #84] (Table of Contents: 35)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

The Super-Mystery of Metropolis! (Table of Contents: 36)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan (splash); Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Superboy [Clark Kent](flashback); Lois Lane; Perry White; Ma Kent (Flashback); Pa Kent (Flashback); Thad Linnis; Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback)
Synopsis
Superman believes that Thad Linnis knows his secret identity, so when Thad demands he leave Metropolis, Superman does. Superman reveals to Batman and Robin a tale of his youth in Smallville, and discovers that the young boy that he thinks may have discovered his identity was actually a young Bruce Wayne.
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Indexer Notes

1st meeting of Bruce Wayne and Clark Kent in Smallville.

[World's Finest Comics #85] (Table of Contents: 37)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Princess Varina
Reprints

The Super-Rivals (Table of Contents: 38)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan (splash); Dick Sprang
Inks
Curt Swan (Splash); Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Vicki Vale; Lois Lane; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Princess Varina; Count Zitu; Perry White; Commissioner Gordon; Captain Stefan; Pete Kaney's Mob
Synopsis
When Princess Varina comes to America, Batman and Superman seem to both have fallen in love with her and fight for her attention.
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[World's Finest Comics #86] (Table of Contents: 39)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

The Super-Show of Gotham City (Table of Contents: 40)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Commissioner Gordon; Henry Bartle
Synopsis
Superman, Batman and Robin are putting on a show for charity, but someone keeps sabotaging the performance.
Reprints

[World's Finest Comics #87] (Table of Contents: 41)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

The Reversed Heroes (Table of Contents: 42)

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

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Elton Craig; Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback); Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis
When Elton Craig finds some capsules from Krypton, he takes one and gains superpowers. He captures Superman with some Kryptonite, so Superman takes one of the pills and loses his superpowers. He contacts Batman and Robin, who take the pills and gain superpowers and stop Elton's crime spree.
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[World's Finest Comics #88] (Table of Contents: 43)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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Superman and Batman's Greatest Foes! (Table of Contents: 44)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lex Luthor; Joker; Lois Lane; Perry White; Mechano-Men
Synopsis
Lex Luthor and Joker go into business together making Mechano-Men, near indestructible robots. Superman and Batman believe they have not gone straight and try to figure out their master plan.
Reprints

[World's Finest Comics #89] (Table of Contents: 45)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Knight; Gaucho; Legionary; Lightning Man; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

The Club of Heroes (Table of Contents: 46)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Club of Heroes [Legionary; Knight; Squire; Gaucho; Musketeer]; Lois Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; John Mayhew; Lightning Man
Synopsis
John Mayhew brings the Club of Heroes together and will give them a headquarters, but they must select a chairman for the club. The Heroes decide that the hero who performs the most good deeds will become chairman.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Sequel to "The Batmen of All Nations" from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #215

[World's Finest Comics #90] (Table of Contents: 47)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

The Super-Batwoman (Table of Contents: 48)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Clark Kent]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Elton Craig; Jor-El (flashback; cameo); Lara (flashback; cameo); Perry White (cameo); Lois Lane (cameo)
Synopsis
Batwoman takes a capsule created by Jor-El that gives her super powers for 24 hours. She uses that time to try to find out Batman and Superman's secret identities.
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Indexer Notes

The capsule that Batwoman takes was hidden by Elton Craig during the events of World's Finest Comics #87's story "The Reversed Heroes", reprinted earlier in this volume.

[World's Finest Comics #91] (Table of Contents: 49)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Kamar; Lora
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The Three Super-Sleepers (Table of Contents: 50)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon (cameo); Carter Nichols; Perry White (cameo); Lois Lane (cameo); Lora (scientist of 2957); Kamar (scientist of 2957); Rothul (villain, introduction, descendant of Luthor); Rick Harben (villain)
Synopsis
As Superman, Batman & Robin chase a wanted felon into a cave, they are unaware that a trap awaits them.....and when they awake, they find themselves 1000 years in the future, having to fight a descendant of Luthor!
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Keywords
Bat-Signal; Batmobile; Daily Planet; Hall of Scientists; Kryptonite

[World's Finest Comics #92] (Table of Contents: 51)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Skyboy; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Boy From Outer Space! (Table of Contents: 52)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Skyboy [Tharn of Kormo](introduction); Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Rawl; Rawl's space-bandit gang
Synopsis
A mysterious boy with Super-powers crash lands on Earth. Superman takes him in, but Batman suspects he's a criminal.
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[World's Finest Comics #93] (Table of Contents: 53)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Boss of Batman and Superman! (Table of Contents: 54)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton; Bill Finger ?
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane (cameo); Commissioner Gordon (Cameo); Dr. John Carr; Victor Danning
Synopsis
A scientist's machine accidentally gives both Robin and Victor Danning, a villain, super-intelligence by taking away Superman's super-intelligence, leaving Superman slow and dull.
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Indexer Notes

Script credit from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists the writer as unknown.

[World's Finest Comics #94] (Table of Contents: 55)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan; Sheldon Moldoff (Batman figure)
Inks
Stan Kaye; Sheldon Moldoff (Batman figure)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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Origin of the Superman Batman Team (Table of Contents: 56)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Superman]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Powerman (a robot, introduction); Lex Luthor (villain)
Synopsis
When Luthor develops a liquid kryptonite gun, Superman replaces Batman with a new partner, Powerman. The Caped Crusader, hurt by the change, believes that Powerman has some sort hold over the Man of Steel, not realizing Superman has a motive in mind for his own protection from the criminal genius, Lex Luthor!
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Keywords
Bat-Cave; Bat-Signal; Batmobile; Batplane; Gotham City; Gotham Daily News; kryptonite; Metropolis; Wayne Mansion

Indexer Notes

Silver Age origin of the Superman-Batman Team.

[World's Finest Comics #95] (Table of Contents: 57)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Battle of the Super-Heroes (Table of Contents: 58)

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

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; aliens from the planet Xlym
Synopsis
Alien gamblers give Batman super-powers as part of a bet.
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Indexer Notes

Script credit from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists Edmond Hamilton as the writer.

[World's Finest Comics #96] (Table of Contents: 59)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Super-Foes From Planet X (Table of Contents: 60)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Solar Sponge; Storm Top; Crawler; J-47 (robot)
Synopsis
Aliens from another planet have used robots for so long that they have forgotten how to think and work for themselves. When their robots begin to deactivate, they test Superman, Batman and Robin against natural threats on their planet so they can see how to defeat those same menaces themselves.
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[World's Finest Comics #97] (Table of Contents: 61)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Day Superman Betrayed Batman (Table of Contents: 62)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Commissioner Gordon; Professor Milo [Superman in disguise]; The Condor Gang [Blinky; Condor [John Titus]]; Ace Logan; Scott Forest; Billy Forest
Synopsis
The Condor Gang frames Batman for taking a bribe to let a criminal escape. Superman is forced to arrest Batman and Robin and then spends his time trying to prove their innocence, giving the Condor Gang a chance to start a crime spree.
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Keywords
kryptonite

[World's Finest Comics #98] (Table of Contents: 63)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Moonman; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Stan Kaye as the inker for this cover.

The Menace of the Moonman (Table of Contents: 64)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
MoonMan [Brice Rogers] (intro); Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Synopsis
While orbiting the moon, a strange comet crosses paths with Pilot Rogers rocket. When he returns to Earth he discovers that whenever moonlight strikes him he becomes the evil MoonMan.
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Indexer Notes

Brice Rogers returned in World's Finest #266 (January 1981).

The table of contents for this collection incorrectly lists the name of this story as "The Menace of the Moonmen". There is only one Moonman in the story.

[World's Finest Comics #99] (Table of Contents: 65)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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Batman's Super Spending Spree (Table of Contents: 66)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Larry Verril; Vincent Verril
Synopsis
Batman announces he is going to spend a million dollars. When his purchases turn out to be busts, Superman secretly makes them profitable, against Batman's wishes.
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Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

[World's Finest Comics #100] (Table of Contents: 67)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Superman [Clark Kent]
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The Dictator of Krypton City (Table of Contents: 68)

Superman and Batman and Robin / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; several Kandorians; Lex Luthor (villain); Luthor's henchmen (villains); Brainiac (villain, cameo, flashback)
Synopsis
Luthor shrinks himself and tricks Superman into leaving him in the Fortress, where he enters Krypton City (Kandor) and takes over. When Superman follows, he loses his powers and Luthor is able to force the inhabitants to give him advanced weapons. Batman and Robin soon enter the city and rescue Superman, and, together, the trio defeats Luthor and his men.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor (called Krypton City in this appearance)

Indexer Notes

Lex Luthor referred to the inhabitants of Krypton City as Kryptonites.

[World's Finest Comics #101] (Table of Contents: 69)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Atom Master; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Ray Burnley as the inker for this cover.

The Menace of the Atom-Master (Table of Contents: 70)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane (cameo); Atom Master (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
The Atom-Master has developed the means to create giant illusions which begin to panic Metropolis and Gotham City, distracting Superman and Batman. Meanwhile, his men are able to steal enough to give him the funds to improve his machine so that he can create physical objects with his thoughts.
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Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Charles Paris as the inker for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #102] (Table of Contents: 71)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Caveman From Krypton (Table of Contents: 72)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff; Ray Burnley (splash only)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Perry White (Cameo); Pete Waller; Jo-Jo Groff
Synopsis
A meteor crashes in the country and a caveman from ancient Krypton emerges. Pete and his boss Jo-Jo try to use the caveman's powers to help them steal from banks, but are stopped by Superman, Batman and Robin.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists Sheldon Moldoff as the only inker for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #103] (Table of Contents: 73)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Secret of the Sorcerer's Treasure (Table of Contents: 74)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Atkins; Bork
Synopsis
Atkins and Bork purchase a map that leads them to an ancient sorcerer's weapons.
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[World's Finest Comics #104] (Table of Contents: 75)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 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]
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The Plot to Destroy Superman (Table of Contents: 76)

Superman and Batman / 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.
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Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists Dick Sprang and Sheldon Moldoff as inkers for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #105] (Table of Contents: 77)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Alien Superman (Table of Contents: 78)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Perry White (cameo); The Joker (Cameo, Flashback); Midge Martin (gang boss); Khalex (alien)
Synopsis
Superman suddenly spins a cocoon around himself and then emerges as an alien version of himself, with no memories of his past.
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Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists Dick Sprang and Sheldon Moldoff as inkers for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #106] (Table of Contents: 79)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Duplicate Man (villain)
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The Duplicate Man (Table of Contents: 80)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Duplicate Man; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Perry White
Synopsis
The Duplicate Man can split into two copies of himself, allowing him to rob to locations at once. If one version is caught, it can be recalled by the other version, thus avoiding capture. Until Superman and Batman come up with a plan to stop him.
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Indexer Notes

On page 9, the last panel, the art on the figures of Batman & Robin appears to be that of Sheldon Moldoff alone....NO Dick Sprang.

[World's Finest Comics #107] (Table of Contents: 81)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Secret of the Time Creature (Table of Contents: 82)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Carter Nichols; Perry White
Synopsis
While Superman battles a flaming monster in the present, Batman and Robin, courtesy of Prof. Nichols time machine, venture to the past to find an alien device left as a defense against the creature.
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Indexer Notes

Time travel story.

[World's Finest Comics #108] (Table of Contents: 83)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

The Star Creatures (Table of Contents: 84)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon; alien movie producer; Beaver; Midge
Synopsis
An alien movie producer captures two criminals, Beaver and Midge, in order to lure Superman, Batman, and Robin to an uninhabited area to film his movie. One by one, he throws bizarre alien creatures into the mix for the purposes of his film. But troubles start when the criminals escape and decide to use the alien's gadgets for themselves. Fortunately, the World's Finest team is able to capture the criminals, and a regretful alien promises to never mess with other people's destinies again.
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[World's Finest Comics #109] (Table of Contents: 85)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Bewitched Batman (Table of Contents: 86)

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

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dumpy Evans (villain, petty crook); Beetles Bragan (villain; Fangan the Sorcerer (villain, flashback, death)
Synopsis
While in England attending a convention, Batman stumbles into an ancient cave's "booby trap" set up years before by a sorcerer named Fangan. Robin appeals to Superman for help, as Batman believes that if he doesn't carry out Fangan's commands, he will perish.
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Cave; Batplane; Fortress of Solitude; Gotham City; Gotham City Hall; Metropolis; Tarning Scientific Glass Works Company

Indexer Notes

Art credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists Dick Sprang as penciller and Stan Kaye as inker for this story. (Visually, it looks like Swan pencils.)

[World's Finest Comics #110] (Table of Contents: 87)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; alien
Reprints
Keywords
Alien

The Alien Who Doomed Robin (Table of Contents: 88)

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

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; alien
Synopsis
An alien arrives on Earth and starts shrinking buildings and stealing them. He plans to enlarge them on his homeworld and create a tourist attraction in space. Superman, Batman and Robin must stop him and return the shrunken buildings to their proper locations.
Reprints
Keywords
Alien; shrink ray; shrink-ray; space travel

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists Dick Sprang and Sheldon Moldoff as inkers for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #111] (Table of Contents: 89)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Superman's Secret Kingdom (Table of Contents: 90)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Floyd Frisby
Synopsis
The force of a volcanic eruption gives Superman amnesia. He finds himself in a forgotten Aztec city and becomes the king of the inhabitants. When Batman and Robin go in search of him, they find the criminal Floyd Frisby who tries to convince Superman that Batman and Robin are really criminals.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists Dick Sprang and Sheldon Moldoff as inkers for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #112] (Table of Contents: 91)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Sheldon Moldoff as the inker for this cover.

The Menace of Superman's Pet (Table of Contents: 92)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Wreckers (gang of robbers)
Synopsis
While traveling thru space Superman picks up a small creature. When he returns to Earth the new "pet" causes problems for Superman, Batman and Robin while they are trying to catch a group of criminals called The Wreckers.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite

[World's Finest Comics #113] (Table of Contents: 93)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bat-Mite; Mr Mxyzptlk; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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Bat-Mite Meets Mr. Mxyzptlk (Table of Contents: 94)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bat-Mite; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Synopsis
Bat-Mite tries to stop Superman from helping Batman and Robin. Then Mr. Mxyzptlk decides that Bat-Mite should stop bugging Superman and a magic contest is begun between the two.
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[World's Finest Comics #114] (Table of Contents: 95)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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Captives of the Space Globes (Table of Contents: 96)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alba (from the planet Zoron); Baxian aliens; Anthkar (monster); Chorn (Baxian leader)
Synopsis
Alba takes Batman, Robin and Superman to his planet to help rid it of alien invaders.
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[World's Finest Comics #115] (Table of Contents: 97)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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The Curse That Doomed Superman (Table of Contents: 98)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Swami
Synopsis
A Swami places a curse on Superman that he will follow every good deed with an evil deed.
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Keywords
red kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection lists Dick Sprang and Sheldon Moldoff as inkers for this story.

[World's Finest Comics #116] (Table of Contents: 99)

Superman and Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Creature from Beyond [Vance Collins]
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Indexer Notes

Inker credits from GCD index for original issue. The table of contents for this collection credits Sheldon Moldoff as the inker for this cover.

The Creature From Beyond! (Table of Contents: 100)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Creature from Beyond [Vance Collins]; Commissioner Gordon; The Jackson Mob
Synopsis
The Creature from Beyond is helping the Jackson Mob commit robberies.
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Afterword (Table of Contents: 101)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Amash
Pencils
Curt Swan; Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye; Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lois Lane; Duplicate Man

Indexer Notes

Afterword by Jim Amash, dated 2005, was originally published as the Foreword in World's Finest Archives Volume 3. Includes illustrations from World's Finest Comics #109 Cover, 77 Cover, 87 Cover, 103, 106 Cover, and 85 Cover.

[Biographies] (Table of Contents: 102)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan; Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye; Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Moonman; Lex Luthor; The Joker

Indexer Notes

Biographies of Ray Burnley, Jerry Coleman, Bill Finger, John Fischetti, Edmond Hamilton, Stan Kaye, Sheldon Moldoff, Win Mortimer, Charles Paris, Alvin Schwartz, Dick Sprang, and Curt Swan. Includes illustrations from World's Finest Comics #90, 73 Cover, 98 Cover, 73 Cover, 88, and 87.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 103)

insert or dust jacket / 0 pages (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye; Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Back interior dust jacket with illustrations from World's Finest Comics #74 and 115 Cover.

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 104)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye; Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lex Luthor; The Joker

Indexer Notes

Back cover with text on contents of collection, includes illustrations from World's Finest Comics #88 and 95.

[Spine of Book] (Table of Contents: 105)

illustration / 0 pages (report information)

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Title of book with illustration from World's Finest Comics #71 Cover and DC Peel logo.

Title on spine of book is World's Finest The Silver Age Omnibus Vol. 1

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  3. 2. [Title Page]
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  4. 3. [Title and Credits]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [Table of Contents]
  7. 6. Foreword
  8. 7. [Superman #76]
    Superman
  9. 8. The Mightiest Team in the World!
    Superman
  10. 9. [World's Finest Comics #71]
    Superman and Batman
  11. 10. Batman - Double for Superman!
    Superman and Batman
  12. 11. [World's Finest Comics #72]
    Superman and Batman
  13. 12. Fort Crime
    Superman and Batman
  14. 13. [World's Finest Comics #73]
    Superman and Batman
  15. 14. Batman and Superman, Swamis Inc.
    Superman and Batman
  16. 15. [World's Finest Comics #74]
    Superman and Batman
  17. 16. The Contest of Heroes
    Superman and Batman
  18. 17. [World's Finest Comics #75]
    Superman; Batman; Robin
  19. 18. Superman and Robin!
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  20. 19. [World's Finest Comics #76]
    Superman and Batman
  21. 20. When Gotham City Challenged Metropolis
    Superman and Batman
  22. 21. [World's Finest Comics #77]
    Superman and Batman
  23. 22. The Super Bat-Man!
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  24. 23. [World's Finest Comics #78]
    Superman and Batman
  25. 24. When Superman's Identity Is Exposed
    Superman and Batman
  26. 25. [World's Finest Comics #79]
    Superman and Batman
  27. 26. The Three Magicians of Baghdad
    Superman and Batman
  28. 27. [World's Finest Comics #80]
    Superman and Batman
  29. 28. The Super-Newspaper of Gotham City
    Superman and Batman
  30. 29. [World's Finest Comics #81]
    Superman and Batman
  31. 30. The True History of Superman and Batman
    Superman and Batman
  32. 31. [World's Finest Comics #82]
    Superman and Batman
  33. 32. The Three Super Musketeers!
    Superman and Batman
  34. 33. [World's Finest Comics #83]
    Superman and Batman
  35. 34. The Case of the Mother Goose Mystery
    Superman and Batman
  36. 35. [World's Finest Comics #84]
    Superman and Batman
  37. 36. The Super-Mystery of Metropolis!
    Superman and Batman
  38. 37. [World's Finest Comics #85]
    Superman and Batman
  39. 38. The Super-Rivals
    Superman and Batman
  40. 39. [World's Finest Comics #86]
    Superman and Batman
  41. 40. The Super-Show of Gotham City
    Superman and Batman
  42. 41. [World's Finest Comics #87]
    Superman and Batman
  43. 42. The Reversed Heroes
    Superman and Batman
  44. 43. [World's Finest Comics #88]
    Superman and Batman
  45. 44. Superman and Batman's Greatest Foes!
    Superman and Batman
  46. 45. [World's Finest Comics #89]
    Superman and Batman
  47. 46. The Club of Heroes
    Superman and Batman
  48. 47. [World's Finest Comics #90]
    Superman and Batman
  49. 48. The Super-Batwoman
    Superman and Batman
  50. 49. [World's Finest Comics #91]
    Superman and Batman
  51. 50. The Three Super-Sleepers
    Superman and Batman
  52. 51. [World's Finest Comics #92]
    Superman and Batman
  53. 52. The Boy From Outer Space!
    Superman and Batman
  54. 53. [World's Finest Comics #93]
    Superman and Batman
  55. 54. The Boss of Batman and Superman!
    Superman and Batman
  56. 55. [World's Finest Comics #94]
    Superman; Batman; Robin
  57. 56. Origin of the Superman Batman Team
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  58. 57. [World's Finest Comics #95]
    Superman and Batman
  59. 58. The Battle of the Super-Heroes
    Superman and Batman
  60. 59. [World's Finest Comics #96]
    Superman and Batman
  61. 60. The Super-Foes From Planet X
    Superman and Batman
  62. 61. [World's Finest Comics #97]
    Superman and Batman
  63. 62. The Day Superman Betrayed Batman
    Superman and Batman
  64. 63. [World's Finest Comics #98]
    Superman and Batman
  65. 64. The Menace of the Moonman
    Superman and Batman
  66. 65. [World's Finest Comics #99]
    Superman and Batman
  67. 66. Batman's Super Spending Spree
    Superman and Batman
  68. 67. [World's Finest Comics #100]
    Superman; Batman; Robin
  69. 68. The Dictator of Krypton City
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  70. 69. [World's Finest Comics #101]
    Superman and Batman
  71. 70. The Menace of the Atom-Master
    Superman and Batman
  72. 71. [World's Finest Comics #102]
    Superman and Batman
  73. 72. The Caveman From Krypton
    Superman and Batman
  74. 73. [World's Finest Comics #103]
    Superman and Batman
  75. 74. The Secret of the Sorcerer's Treasure
    Superman and Batman
  76. 75. [World's Finest Comics #104]
    Superman and Batman
  77. 76. The Plot to Destroy Superman
    Superman and Batman
  78. 77. [World's Finest Comics #105]
    Superman and Batman
  79. 78. The Alien Superman
    Superman and Batman
  80. 79. [World's Finest Comics #106]
    Superman and Batman
  81. 80. The Duplicate Man
    Superman and Batman
  82. 81. [World's Finest Comics #107]
    Superman and Batman
  83. 82. Secret of the Time Creature
    Superman and Batman
  84. 83. [World's Finest Comics #108]
    Superman and Batman
  85. 84. The Star Creatures
    Superman and Batman
  86. 85. [World's Finest Comics #109]
    Superman and Batman
  87. 86. The Bewitched Batman
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  88. 87. [World's Finest Comics #110]
    Superman and Batman
  89. 88. The Alien Who Doomed Robin
    Superman and Batman
  90. 89. [World's Finest Comics #111]
    Superman and Batman
  91. 90. Superman's Secret Kingdom
    Superman and Batman
  92. 91. [World's Finest Comics #112]
    Superman and Batman
  93. 92. The Menace of Superman's Pet
    Superman and Batman
  94. 93. [World's Finest Comics #113]
    Superman and Batman
  95. 94. Bat-Mite Meets Mr. Mxyzptlk
    Superman and Batman
  96. 95. [World's Finest Comics #114]
    Superman and Batman
  97. 96. Captives of the Space Globes
    Superman and Batman
  98. 97. [World's Finest Comics #115]
    Superman and Batman
  99. 98. The Curse That Doomed Superman
    Superman and Batman
  100. 99. [World's Finest Comics #116]
    Superman and Batman
  101. 100. The Creature From Beyond!
    Superman and Batman
  102. 101. Afterword
  103. 102. [Biographies]
  104. 103. [no title indexed]
  105. 104. [Back Cover]
  106. 105. [Spine of Book]
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