(August 1961)

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
1961-06-06
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 Secret of Tigerman! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Tigerman; 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 of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Secret of Tigerman (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Tigerman; Superman Robot; Purple Legion [Private W; General Grambly; Private R]
Synopsis
Superman, Batman and Robin are suddenly following orders from a new superhero named Tigerman.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Martin O'Hearn contends that Jerry Coleman did the script; Bob Hughes contends that the script is by Bill Finger. Bob Klein and Gene Reed contend that Paris did the inks.

Tootsie Roll Makes History! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Earth King of Planetoid Plexis (Table of Contents: 7)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction

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

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

See the Many Fantastic Faces of Superman... (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

At Last! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Storm over the Sahara (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Man with the Magic Bow (Table of Contents: 12)

The Green Arrow / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Roy Harper [Speedy]; The Acrobat [Frankie Doran]; Museum Curator
Synopsis
The Acrobat takes the "Magic Bow of Diana" from a museum heist, which allows him to fire arrows that magically follow his orders.
Reprints

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

Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Secret of Tigerman!
    Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. Secret of Tigerman
    Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. Tootsie Roll Makes History!
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  8. 7. The Earth King of Planetoid Plexis
    Tommy Tomorrow
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  10. 9. See the Many Fantastic Faces of Superman...
    Giant Superman Annual
  11. 10. At Last!
    Secret Origins
  12. 11. Storm over the Sahara
  13. 12. The Man with the Magic Bow
    The Green Arrow
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Daniel Thingvold
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  • Chris Boyko
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