Superman Fan Podcast Episode #382 Part I: Superman Family Comic Book Cover Dated May 1965: World’s Finest Comics #149!

World’s Finest Comics 149, May 1965!

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WORLD’S FINEST COMICS 149, May 1965, was published on March 11, 1965. It contained 32 pages for the cover price of 12¢. Mort Weisinger was the editor, and the cover was pencilled by Curt Swan, inked by George Klein and lettered by Ira Schnapp.

– (6:19) THE GAME OF SECRET IDENTITIES (17 pgs., Part I was 9 pgs.), written by Edmond Hamilton, pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by Sheldon Moldoff. This story was also reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: WORLD’S FINEST vol. III.

– (18:49) PART II: THE SUPER-DETECTIVE (8 pgs.)

– (39:55) CAPE AND COWL COMMENTS letter column.

– (46:25) THE CONGORILLA OF SPACE (7 pgs.), written by Robert Bernstein and drawn by Howard Sherman. This story was originally published in ADVENTURE COMICS 276, September 1960, originally published on July 28, 1960.

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

Next Episodes: SUPERMAN COMIC BOOKS COVER DATED MAY 1965: PART II: SUPERMAN 177, PART III: ACTION COMICS 324 & PART IV: SUPERMAN’S GIRL FRIEND LOIS LANE 57!

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