World's Finest Comics #266 [Direct]
(December 1980-January 1981)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume
40
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Jack C. Harris (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

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
C-448
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Lady Lunar [Stacy Macklin]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Stacy Macklin previously seen in Wonder Woman.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

From the World's Finest Fans / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-623

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Letters of comment from Jennifer L. Wu and Dave Lauder.

The Last Laugh of Lady Lunar! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Burkett
Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-6814
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lady Lunar [Stacy Macklin]; Superman; Batman; Dr. Jenet Klyburn; The Moonman [Brice Rogers] (brief origin); S. T. A. R. Labs
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Moonman debuted in World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #98 (December 1958).

I Shot an Arrow into the Air... (Table of Contents: 3)

Green Arrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Trevor von Eeden
Inks
Rodin Rodriguez
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
J-6835
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Black Canary; George Taylor
Reprints

God Bless the Child! (Table of Contents: 4)

Red Tornado / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. De Matteis
Pencils
Jose Delbo
Inks
Kim DeMulder
Colors
Lynn Gelfer
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
J-6835
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Red Tornado; Tomorrow, The Future Man; Ira Gross; Gina Siciliano
Reprints

Something Sinister in Sewer Seven! (Table of Contents: 5)

Hawkman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Ken Landgraf
Inks
Rodin Rodriguez
Colors
Bob LeRose
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
J-6850
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman; Hawkgirl; Howard Baxter; Commissioner Emmett; Burton Lintwell
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continuation of the serial.

Sivana's Space Armada (Table of Contents: 6)

Shazam!; Captain Marvel / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Don Newton
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-6817
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; The Monster Society of Evil [Dr. Sivana; Mr. Mind; Ibac]
Reprints

[Daily Planet Puzzle] (Table of Contents: 7)

Daily Planet Feature Page / text article / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Fred Hembeck (comic strip); Bob Rozakis (puzzle)
Pencils
Fred Hembeck
Inks
Fred Hembeck
Colors
? (grayscale)
Letters
typeset; Fred Hembeck

Indexer Notes

Daily Planet page on inside of back cover which includes a crossword puzzle and a Fred Hembeck strip featuring J'onn J'onzz Martian Manhunter and Jonah Hex.

#67 Dan Spiegle (Table of Contents: 8)

DC Profiles / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Dan Spiegle (illustration)
Inks
Dan Spiegle (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Shares the inside back cover with the Daily Planet Puzzle and Hembeck strip.

Volume 80 Issue 24 - September, 1980 (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    From the World's Finest Fans
  3. 2. The Last Laugh of Lady Lunar!
    Superman and Batman
  4. 3. I Shot an Arrow into the Air...
    Green Arrow
  5. 4. God Bless the Child!
    Red Tornado
  6. 5. Something Sinister in Sewer Seven!
    Hawkman
  7. 6. Sivana's Space Armada
    Shazam!; Captain Marvel
  8. 7. [Daily Planet Puzzle]
    Daily Planet Feature Page
  9. 8. #67 Dan Spiegle
    DC Profiles
  10. 9. Volume 80 Issue 24 - September, 1980
    Daily Planet
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