World's Finest Comics #149

DC Comics

United States

Published
May 1965
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/19153

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger
E. Nelson Bridwell (Asst)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Game of Secret Identities (Superman and Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Robin

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #5 ([September 1965?])
The Game of Secret Identities
Show/hide 1. What's Wrong With These Pictures? Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily

Reprint history

From GCD
from 5/60 issues

Notes

Inside front cover

Show/hide 2. Part I-The Game of Secret Identities (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Robin; Fortress of Solitude; Batcave; Composite Superman (cameo)

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #5 ([September 1965?])
The Game of Secret Identities!

Synopsis

Superman and Batman hypnotize each other into forgetting their secret identities and then challenge each other to discover them.

Show/hide 3. Union Dues (Super Turtle) Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Super Turtle
Genre
Gag; funny animal; superhero

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Notes

Between parts 1 and 2 of first story.

Show/hide 4. Part II- The Super Detective (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Robin; Batcave; Kandor

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #5 ([September 1965?])
The Super Detective!

Synopsis

Superman is upset because Batman was able to figure out his secret identity but he can't figure out Batman's.

Notes

An abandoned subway tunnel that runs from Gotham to Metropolis is seen in this story. Must be some tunnel as they're 700 miles apart!

Show/hide 5. The Congorilla of Space (Congorilla) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congorilla
Genre
Superhero; jungle
Characters
Janu; Congo Bill; Alien Congorilla (purple with four arms)

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Howard Sherman

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #276 (September 1960)
The Congorilla of Space!
Printed in
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #55 ([December 1960?])
The Congorilla of Space
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #4 ([August 1965?])
The Congorilla of Space!
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (1938) #276 (Sep '60), DC.

Synopsis

Congorilla is transported to another world where he meets an Alien Congorilla much like himself.

Notes

Surprise Feature


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32180

Entry created

  • 13/07/2007

Index completed

  • 24/04/2011

Last updated

  • 24/04/2011