(December 1965)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, and July
On-sale Date
1965-10-28
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Mort Weisinger; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The Sons of Superman and Batman! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kal-El Jr.; Bruce Wayne Jr.; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints
Keywords
playground

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/).

Builders of the Future! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff ?; Morris Waldinger ? (heads)
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff ?; Morris Waldinger ? (heads)
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis
Shows the importance of UNESCO funding in building schools in Africa.

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside front cover.

Part I: The Sons of Batman and Superman! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Robin; Kathy Kane; Lois Lane; Kal-El Jr. (intro); Bruce Wayne Jr. (intro); Napolean of Crime; Balloon Bandits; The Napoleon of Crime [Nappy Klains]
Synopsis
In an imaginary story, Superman marries Lois Lane and Batman marries Kathy Kane. Both couples have children who decide to run away from home together.
Reprints
Keywords
Batcave; batplane; Imaginary Story; Niagara Falls

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

Trik-Trak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a racket...
Genre
humor

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

Mystery in Space; Ultra the Multi-Alien / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tyco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

80 Page Giant; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Part II: The Junior Super-Team (Table of Contents: 9)

Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Robin; Lois Lane; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Napolean of Crime [Nappy Klains]; Bruce Wayne Jr.; Kal-El Jr.
Synopsis
The Napolean of Crime tries to use Bruce, Jr. and Kal-El, Jr. to take revenge on their parents.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Kal-El Jr. and Bruce Wayne Jr. return in issue #157.

Biggest Christmas Surprise Ever! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The Brave and the Bold / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Cape and Cowl Comments / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Curt Swan ? (illustration)
Inks
George Klein (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Ellen Paget, Jay Wind, Don Walker, Tom Adams, Johnny Stephenson, Robert O'Donnell, Michael Clark, and Alva Maxwell.

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

Super-Turtle / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's a plane above...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Super-Turtle
Synopsis
A plane can't land because of a heavy fog, but doesn't have enough fuel to get to the next airport. When Super-Turtle brings him more fuel, the pilot asks him to check the water and clean the windshield.
Reprints

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

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Green Arrow's Mystery Pupil (Table of Contents: 15)

Editor's Roundtable; The Green Arrow / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Crimson Archer [Hector Vance; Herb Vraney] (intro)
Synopsis
Green Arrow teaches Hector Vance how to use a bow for a donation to charity. Hector Vance turns out to really be Herb Vraney, an underworld Kingpin.
Reprints
Keywords
Arrow-Car

A DC Offer (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

238 Magic Tricks / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

G. I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Great Moments in Sport (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sons of Superman and Batman!
    Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Builders of the Future!
  3. 2. Part I: The Sons of Batman and Superman!
    Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Trik-Trak
  5. 4. ["What a racket..."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Mystery in Space; Ultra the Multi-Alien
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tyco
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant; Batman
  10. 9. Part II: The Junior Super-Team
    Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  11. 10. Biggest Christmas Surprise Ever!
    AMT
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Cape and Cowl Comments
  14. 13. ["There's a plane above..."]
    Super-Turtle
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  16. 15. The Green Arrow's Mystery Pupil
    Editor's Roundtable; The Green Arrow
  17. 16. A DC Offer
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    238 Magic Tricks
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    G. I. Joe
  22. 21. Great Moments in Sport
    Aurora
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