(June 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
1967-04-25
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.


The New Superman-Batman Team! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino;typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Lex Luthor]; Batman [Clark Kent]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last Go-Go checks.

The New Superman and Batman Team! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman and Batman and Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Lex Luthor]; Batman [Clark Kent]; Jor-El; Lara; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Lana Lang; Alfred; Perry White; Lois Lane; Brainiac
Synopsis
In this imaginary tale, Kal-El loses his powers to gold Kryptonite while on the way to Earth. Lex Luthor develops a serum which gives him super powers and becomes Superboy, then Superman. Clark Kent becomes Batman to avenge the death of his foster father at the hands of a burglar.
Reprints
Keywords
Batcave; Gold Kryptonite; Imaginary Story; Krypton

Indexer Notes

This is Cary Bates's first full story, though he had previous plots used.

Part II: The Glowing Death! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman and Batman and Robin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Lex Luthor]; Batman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Brainiac; Supergirl; Toyman
Reprints
Keywords
Argo City

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

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

The Three Prophecies (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Includes a letter from Irene Vartanoff.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The New Superman-Batman Team!
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  2. 1. The New Superman and Batman Team!
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  3. 2. Part II: The Glowing Death!
    Superman and Batman and Robin
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Cape and Cowl Comments
  5. 4. The Three Prophecies
    The Editors' Round Table
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