(September 1966)

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
1966-07-26
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 (credited); E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)
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 ad in Sea Devils #31 and copyright registration.


The Fatal Forecasts of Doctor Zodiac! (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
Superman; Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dr. Zodiac
Reprints
Keywords
Go-Go Checks

Indexer Notes

Logo is altered to emphasize Batman due to the popular TV show.

The Fatal Forecasts of Dr. Zodiac! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dr. Zodiac ["Cash" Carrigan] (introduction); Commissioner Gordon
Synopsis
Dr. Zodiac plans to use horoscopes of Batman and Superman to take his revenge on them after they got him fired from a carnival for being a fake fortune teller.
Reprints
Keywords
astrology; Batcave; carnival; casino; crystal ball; dirigible; fortune teller; horoscope; Kryptonite; Superman-Batman Museum; zodiac

Get Hip to Old Folks! (Table of Contents: 2)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

Part II: The Unholy Horoscopes! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dr. Zodiac; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White
Reprints

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

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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 of comment from Randy Queen, Hope Chaikin, David Allen, Alan Zarchy, Danny Lake, Harold Penner, Frank Cummings, Lester Baird and Alfred Hall.

The Second Life of Geoffrey Hawkes (Table of Contents: 6)

The Editors' Round Table / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
John Prentice
Inks
John Prentice
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
History repeats itself as mysterious actor George Hale plays Geoffrey Hawkes, but was Hale really Hawkes returned from the dead?
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Fatal Forecasts of Doctor Zodiac!
    Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. The Fatal Forecasts of Dr. Zodiac!
    Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. Get Hip to Old Folks!
  4. 3. Part II: The Unholy Horoscopes!
    Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Cape and Cowl Comments
  7. 6. The Second Life of Geoffrey Hawkes
    The Editors' Round Table
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