World's Finest Comics #282 [Newsstand]
(August 1982)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume
42
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1982-05-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893073008
Editing
Dick Giordano (managing editor); Dave Manak (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

This issue is a variant of World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #282 [Direct].

On-sale date from Comic Reader #201.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-964
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Superman

The Joy-Bringers! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Burkett
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-9216
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Arrow and Black Canary / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
Tom Ziuko
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Len Wein

Job Number
J-8236
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Twilight: As the silence in this Star City slum...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Black Canary; Slingshot (Villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in the following issue.

Doctor Katar and Mister Plert (Table of Contents: 3)

Hawkman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Rodin Rodriguez
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Phil Felix
Editing
Len Wein

Job Number
J-8240
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman; Hawkwoman
Reprints

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

From the World's Finest Fans / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis [as Ted P. Skimmer]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-1063

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Fred Traweek, Dennis Petilli, Aaron Mathisen, Kevin T. Brown and Jill D. Weber.

Charity Begins... (Table of Contents: 5)

Shazam!; Captain Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
Len Wein

Job Number
J-8293
Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity; Her Highness (villain); Silk (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Feature moves to Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) with #491.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Joy-Bringers!
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. ["Twilight: As the silence in this Star City slum..."]
    Green Arrow and Black Canary
  4. 3. Doctor Katar and Mister Plert
    Hawkman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    From the World's Finest Fans
  6. 5. Charity Begins...
    Shazam!; Captain Marvel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross