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Issue Details

Issue #112
Published September 1947
Cover Price 0.10
Pages 52
Editing Whitney Ellsworth

Cover Details

Characters Superman; Mr. Mxyztplk
Genre superhero
Pencils Wayne Boring
Inks Stan Kaye
Reprinted in Superman in the Forties (DC, 2005 series) #nn

12 page Superman story "The Cross-Country Chess Crimes"

Characters Superman; Mr. Mxyztplk (villain)
Genre superhero
Pencils John Sikela
Inks John Sikela

1 page Little Moe filler

Genre gag
Pencils Phil Berube
Inks Phil Berube

6 page Congo Bill story "The Knife Thrower"

Characters Congo Bill
Genre jungle
Pencils Ed Smalle
Inks Ed Smalle

7 page Zatara story "Photo of a Phoney"

Characters Zatara
Genre occult
Script Joe Samachson
Pencils W. F. White
Inks W. F. White

1 page Casey the Cop filler

Genre gag
Script Henry Boltinoff
Pencils Henry Boltinoff
Inks Henry Boltinoff
Letters Henry Boltinoff

4 page Hayfoot Henry story "The Practical Jokers"

Characters Hayfoot Henry
Genre detective; humor
Script Al Schwartz
Pencils Stan Kaye
Inks Stan Kaye

10 page Vigilante story "The Vigilante's Double"

Characters The Vigilante
Genre superhero
Pencils George Roussos
Inks George Roussos