(May 1967)

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
1967-03-09
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 copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Featuring for the first time the Batman and Superman team of the future against the future Muto-Joker team!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman of 2967; Batman of 2967; Joker of 2967; Muto
Reprints
Keywords
go-go checks

Indexer Notes

no Robin, or real Superman and Batman for that matter

The Danger of the Deadly Duo! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Klar Ken T5477]; Batman [Bron Wayn E7705]; Joker (of 2967); Muto; Batman VI (flashback); Superman VI (flashback); Batman XV (flashback); Superman XV (flashback); Batman XIX (flashback)
Synopsis
When Muto teams with the Joker of 2967 to battle Superman, the last descendant of Batman takes up the cape and cowl to help Superman and get revenge against the Joker, who's father killed his father.
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Indexer Notes

Series continues from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #339. The story refers to Superboy (not Superman) recently trapping Muto in his home dimension. In this story, exposure to seawater weakens Superman like kryptonite, rather than paralyzing him.

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

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Job Number
6497
First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you doing with those model auto tires?

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 5 of the previous story sequence.

The Genius with Super Powers (Table of Contents: 3)

The Editors' Round Table; Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond; Karen
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Includes a letter from Irene Vartanoff.

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

Super-Turtle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm -- I'll have my fortune read...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Super-Turtle
Synopsis
Super-Turtle has his fortune read by Zaza the fortune teller, who warns him it will be dangerous for him to fly that day. When she asks to be paid $5 for the reading, he calls her a fake and flies off. She follows on her broom, demanding her $5.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

BEM Shows Up! (Table of Contents: 7)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Featuring for the first time the Batman and Superman team of the future against the future Muto-Joker team!"]
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  2. 1. The Danger of the Deadly Duo!
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. ["What are you doing with those model auto tires?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  4. 3. The Genius with Super Powers
    The Editors' Round Table; Roy Raymond TV Detective
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Cape and Cowl Comments
  6. 5. ["Hmm -- I'll have my fortune read..."]
    Super-Turtle
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  8. 7. BEM Shows Up!
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