World's Finest Comics #155

DC Comics

United States

Published
February 1966
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/19828

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger (credited)
E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Exit Batman-- Enter Nightman! (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Nightman; Robin

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his Klein Letters blog (18 September 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-worlds-finest-comics-part-1/).

Show/hide 1. Exit Batman-- Enter Nightman! Part 1 The 1,000th Exploit of Batman and Superman! (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Nightman (introduction); Commissioner Gordon

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
Milton Snapinn

Synopsis

At a gala party to celebrate Superman and Batman's 1000th case, Batman reveals a character named Nightman has actually been solving more cases.

Notes

Lettering credit from copies of Mort Weisinger's editorial records via Gene Reed.

Show/hide 2. The Invisible Handicap! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Cap's Hobby Center) Comic story, 1 page

"I want to see something in the way of missiles for my son!"

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Center
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #54 ([May 1966?])
Untitled
Show/hide 4. [Exit Batman-- Enter Nightman!] Part II: The Incredible Identity of Nightman! (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Superman; Robin; Nightman; Commissioner Gordon; Batman robot; "Ace" Lanner; Emilio Ruyez; Jay Lonn;

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
E. Nelson Bridwell (p 7, panels 4, 5
p 8
p 9, panels 1-5)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Sheldon Moldoff (p 7, panels 4, 5
p 8
p 9, panels 1-5)

Synopsis

Batman solves the mystery of Nightman's identity.

Notes

Inker credit taken from copies of Mort Weisinger's editorial records, via Gene Reed, that show Moldoff as the inker for the pages written by E. Nelson Bridwell.

Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Cape and Cowl Comments) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cape and Cowl Comments

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Curt Swan ? (illustration)
Inks
George Klein (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters from Eddie Nation, Jeffrey Kassel, Charles Rodriguez, Mike Flesher, Neil Jarvis, Steve Maurer, Leonard Tirado, John DeMocko, Chuck Adams, David Wolley.

Show/hide 6. Do Your T.V. Programs Sound the Same? Cartoon, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Art
Mort Drucker ?
Show/hide 7. The Mask of Fear (Editors' Round Table) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Editors' Round Table
Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Editing
Jack Schiff ?

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #2 (January-February 1957)
The Mask of Fear
Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #15 (July 1959)
The Mask of Fear
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #13 ([May 1966?])
Mask of Fear

Notes

Panels 2 and 3 of the original page 5 removed for this reprint.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 22763

Entry created

  • 24/08/2019

Cover added

  • 24/08/2019

Index completed

  • 24/08/2019