World's Finest Comics #125

DC Comics

United States

Published
May 1962
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/16925

Credits

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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Hostages of the Isle of Doom! (Superman and Batman and Robin) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

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

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

Art credits from Bob Klein, Gene Reed, Mike Tiefenbacher, and Bob Hughes. Craig Delich and Pat Lang contend that the pencils are by Jim Mooney and the inks by John Forte. 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. No title recorded (Best Values Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Best Values Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Hostages of the Island of Doom (Superman and Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12.67 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
John Forte
Letters
Stan Starkman ?

Synopsis

Jundy kidnaps Batman and Robin and transports them to his Island of Doom where he threatens to kill them unless Superman finds all the parts of an ancient magic sceptre for him.

Notes

inker credit by Craig Delich and Pat Lang

Show/hide 3. The Story of the Year! (Batman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Homer) Comic story, 1 page

"Hi Homer. Let's have something to eat!"

Featuring

Feature
Homer
Genre
Humor
Characters
Homer

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #74 ([August 1962?])
Untitled
Show/hide 5. Just One Second! (The Flash) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Show/hide 6. The Triple Life of Green Lantern! (Green Lantern) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Show/hide 7. Time-Out for Talk! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 8. The Man Who Defied Death (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Fred Jenkins; Dr. Davis (intro)

Credits

Script
Ed Herron
Art
Lee Elias
Letters
Stan Starkman ?

Synopsis

Fred Jenkins will take any job no matter how dangerous to raise money for his son's operation.

Notes

Writer credit from Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC 2006 series) #1

Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Detective Comics) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"Follow the adventures of Batman and Robin..."

Featuring

Feature
Detective Comics
Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. Faces That Time Forgot Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 12. Aquaman's Super-Sidekick (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Captain Claw

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Nick Cardy
Letters
Stan Starkman ?

Synopsis

Aquaman pretends Aqualad has super powers to protect him from criminals.

Notes

Feature continues from Detective Comics #300. Joined by Aqualad for the run of this strip.

Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Blackhawk; Tomahawk) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"For the very best..."

Featuring

Feature
Blackhawk; Tomahawk
Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Gerry) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I hope you will study your first-aid lessons while I am out of the room!"

Featuring

Feature
Gerry
Genre
Humor; teen
Characters
Gerry
Show/hide 15. Two Spectacular Heroes! (Aquaman; Rip Hunter... Time Master) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman; Rip Hunter... Time Master
Show/hide 16. No title recorded (American Body Building Club) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
American Body Building Club

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 17. No title recorded (Revolutionary War Soldiers) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Revolutionary War Soldiers

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39132

Entry created

  • 19/09/2019

Index completed

  • 19/09/2019

Last updated

  • 19/09/2019