Superman Fan Podcast Episode #337 Part I: Superman Family Comic Book Cover Dated November 1961: World’s Finest Comics #121!

World's Finest Comics 121, November 1961!

World’s Finest Comics 121, November 1961!

Download Episode 337 Part I!

WORLD’S FINEST COMICS 121, November 1961, was published around September 7, 1961. It contained 32 pages for the cover price of still only 10¢.Jack Schiff was the editor, and the cover was drawn by Jim Mooney, according to Mike’s Amazing World Of DC Comics, while the Grand Comic Book Database credits Dick Dillon as the penciller and Sheldon Moldoff as the inker.

– THE MIRROR BATMAN (13 pgs.), written by Jerry Coleman and drawn by Jim Mooney. This story was also reprinted in WORLD’S FINEST COMICS 206, October/November 1971, published on August 5, 1971, a 64 pg. Giant for 35¢. It also appeared in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: WORLD’S FINEST vol. II.

– Tommy Tomorrow starred in the 7 pg. story, THE DOOMED PLANETEER, written by Jack Miller and drawn by Murphy Anderson.

– Green Arrow and Speedy were featured in the 6 pg. story titled, THE COP WHO LOST HIS NERVE, written by John Broome and drawn by Lee Elias. This story was also reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: GREEN ARROW vol. I.

Also highlighted in this episode are this issue’s ads and other features.

Next Episode: SUPERMAN FAMILY COMIC BOOK COVER DATED NOVEMBER 1961 PART II: SUPERMAN’S GIRL FRIEND LOIS LANE 29!

Then we will feature: SUPERMAN FAMILY COMIC BOOKS COVER DATED DECEMBER 1961: PART I: SUPERMAN’S PAL JIMMY OLSEN 57 & PART II: WORLD’S FINEST COMICS 122!

The Superman Fan Podcast is now available on Stitcher, for your smart phone, tablet or computer.

The new home for THE SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST is http://thesupermanfanpodcast.blogspot.com. Send e-mail to supermanfanpodcast@gmail.com.

You can join the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST Group or Page on facebook, and follow the podcast on twitter @supermanpodcast.


SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST is a proud member of the following:
– The LEAGUE OF COMIC BOOK PODCASTERS,

– The COMICS PODCAST NETWORK,
– The SUPERMAN WEBRING of websites, and


The theme of this podcast is PLANS IN MOTION, composed by Kevin MacLeod, and part of the royalty free music library at http://incompetech.com.

Superman and all related characters are trademark and copyright DC Comics. Any art shown on this podcast is for entertainment purposes only, and not for profit. I make no claims of ownership of these images, nor do I earn any money from this podcast.


Thanks for listening to the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST and, as always, thanks to Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, creators of Superman!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s