World's Finest Comics #102

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 1959
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/15066

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (associate editor)
George Kashdan (associate editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Caveman From Krypton! (Superman and Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #111 ([September 1959?])
The Caveman from Krypton!
From GCD
in World's Finest Comics Archives (DC, 1999 series) #3
in Showcase Presents: World's Finest (DC, 2007 series) #1

Notes

Klein/Reed list Moldoff inks.

Show/hide 1. The Caveman From Krypton (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Kryptonite; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Perry White (Cameo); Pete Waller; Jo-Jo Groff

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Ray Burnley (splash only)

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #111 ([September 1959?])
The Caveman From Krypton
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #111 ([September 1959?])
The Caveman from Krypton!
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #161 (October 1966)
The Caveman From Krypton
 
Australia
Superman and Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1968 series) #2 ([April 1968?])
The Caveman from Krypton
 
Australia
Superman and Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1968 series) #2 ([April 1968?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents: World's Finest (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([October] 2007)
The Caveman From Krypton
From GCD
in World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #161 (October 1966)
in World's Finest Comics Archives (DC, 1999 series) #3
in Showcase Presents: World's Finest (DC, 2007 series) #1
Original
World’s Finest Comics 102, June 1959
From GCD
From World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #102
 

Synopsis

A meteor crashes in the country and a caveman from ancient Krypton emerges. Pete and his boss Jo-Jo try to use the caveman's powers to help them steal from banks, but are stopped by Superman, Batman and Robin.

Notes

Inker addition by Craig Delich (Dec. 2006).

Show/hide 2. Fred Finds A Way! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact
Characters
Fred; Jimmy; baseball coac

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Fred finds that there are other ways to participate in his favorite activity of baseball, despite physical limitations or being rejected for the team.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (L'il Brontosaurus) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
L'il Brontosaurus
Genre
Funny animal

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. The Winged Space Raider (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Arnold Drake
Art
Jim Mooney
Show/hide 5. The Sound Searchers Text story, 1 page

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. Case of the Camouflage King! (Green Arrow) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Camouflage King (intro); Arrow-Cave; Harry (Museum Guard); Frank (Museum Guard); Arrow-Car

Credits

Script
Ed Herron
Art
Lee Elias

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #37 ([October 1959?])
The Case of the Camouflage King
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #23 (July 1982)
The Case of the Camouflage King!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Case Of The Camouflage King!
From GCD
in DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #23 (July 1982)
in Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC, 2006 series) #1
 
From World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #102 (June 1959)

Synopsis

Green Arrow must stop the Camouflage King from robbing the circus.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34817

Entry created

  • 02/11/2007

Index completed

  • 29/03/2013

Last updated

  • 29/03/2013