(March-April 1948)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
76
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
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

Statement of ownership in this issue. No sales figures- National Comics Inc.


[untitled] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Robin
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Win Mortimer verified to Craig Delich.

Superman Press, Inc. (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Ira Yarbrough
Inks:
Stan Kaye ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis:
The Daily Globe and the Daily Planet compete to see which would be the best paper if Superman helped them equally.

The Archer From Sherwood Forest (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Craig Delich, June 2004.

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his Klein Letters blog (19 September 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-worlds-finest-comics-part-2/).

Neat Tricks (Table of Contents: 3)

Zatara / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
William F. White
Inks:
William F. White
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his Klein Letters blog (19 September 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-worlds-finest-comics-part-2/).

["Jerry, what kind of book report is this?"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen

The Weapon of Doom (Table of Contents: 5)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Synopsis:
An adventure in pre-Revolution times, has an effect on a twentieth century police case.

Passing the Bucket (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Art Long (signed)
Letters:
typeset

["For an old machine this car really makes speed!"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Salesman Sam / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Phil Berube (signed)
Pencils:
Phil Berube (signed)
Inks:
Phil Berube (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Battle of Brooklyn (Table of Contents: 8)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Steve Brodie ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure; war

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his Klein Letters blog (19 September 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-worlds-finest-comics-part-2/).

The Five Jewels of Doom (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his Klein Letters blog (19 September 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-worlds-finest-comics-part-2/).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Daisy Air Rifles and Buck Rogers Atomic Pistol Holster Set] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [untitled]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. Superman Press, Inc.
    Superman
  3. 2. The Archer From Sherwood Forest
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. Neat Tricks
    Zatara
  5. 4. ["Jerry, what kind of book report is this?"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  6. 5. The Weapon of Doom
    Tomahawk
  7. 6. Passing the Bucket
  8. 7. ["For an old machine this car really makes speed!"]
    Salesman Sam
  9. 8. The Battle of Brooklyn
    Boy Commandos
  10. 9. The Five Jewels of Doom
    Batman
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Gang Busters
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  14. 13. [Daisy Air Rifles and Buck Rogers Atomic Pistol Holster Set]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jan Roar Hansen
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