WEISINGER, MORT
 Source (some data)
  MORT WEISINGER
 Name and vital stats
  WEISINGER, MORTIMER [1915-78] (editor; writer)
 Pen names
  MORT MORTON JR.
 Influences
  Jules Verne; Orson Welles; science fiction
  Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
 Member
  Early member: Science Fiction Fandom
  Joined the Sciencers
  Science Correspondence Club
  Society of Magazine Writers, past officer
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Associate Editor: Magazines: College Humor 1939-41> 39 40 41
  Co-editor: Fanzines: The Comet, the Time Traveler [first science fiction fanzine]
  Editor: 1936-41 Pulps: Black Book Detective; G-Men; Phantom Detective; Popular Detective; Thrilling Wonder Stories> 36 37 38 39 40 41
  Editor: 1936-41 Pulps: Startling Stories; Strange Stories;Thrilling Adventures; Thrilling Detective; Thrilling Mystery> 36 37 38 39 40 41
  Editor: Magazines: Capt. Future 1940-41> 40 41
  Writer: Articles: 1930--70s Author and Journalist c35; Coronet c48; Writer's Digest '44; Writer's Digest '44; Parade [I Flew with Superman] '77> 30 31 32 32 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 73 73 74 75 76 77 78 79
  Writer: Articles: Cosmopolitan; Reader's Digest; Redbook; Saturday Evening Post; True Magazine
  Writer: Books: 1950s-60s [Non-fiction] 1001 Valuable Things You Can Get Free '55 [11 editions]; Bonanza USA '66> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69
  Writer: Books: How to be a Perfect Liar 1972> 72
  Writer: Books: The Complete Alibi Handbook
  Writer: Column: This Week magazine [Bonanza USA] c1964-c66> 64 65 66
  Writer: Magazines: 1934-36 Fantasy Fan '34; Fantasy Magazine '34-36> 34 35 36
  Writer: Magazines: Doc Savage [plot] 1941> 41
  Writer: Novels: The Contest 1970 [used ghost writers such as David Vern and Ryerson Johnson]> 70
  Writer: Pulps: for Trojan
  Writer: Short stories: 1933-36 Amazing Stories '33; Popular Detective '34; Secret Agent X; Wonder Stories: '33-36> 33 34 35 36
 Animation: Filmation
  Story Consultant: 1966 Superman> 66
 Performing Arts
  Co-writer: Film: Vigilante [with Jack Schiff]
  Consultant: TV: Batman [live-actors] 1960s> 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69
  Story Editor & Writer: TV: Superman [live-actors] 1951-54> 51 52 53 54
  Writer: Film: Batman serial
  Writer: Film: Superman serial
  Writer: Radio: Air Force Radio Show [with Glenn Miller] 1943> 43
 Other career notes
  Agent & Co-owner: Solar Sales Service 1935-36> 35 36
 Additional biography
  Alter Ego #20 Jan., 2003
  Amazing Heroes #115, 1986
  Amazing Stories, Aug., 1964
  Amazing World of DC Comics 1975
  Indianapolis Star Nov. 29, 1970 interview
  Who's Who in the East
 Honors
  Inkpot Award (San Diego Comicon) 1978> 78
 Syndication
  BATMAN AND ROBIN (ed/) c1946 for McClure Syndicate> 46
  SUPERMAN (ed/)
 Co-creator
  AQUAMAN, AIR WAVE, GREEN ARROW, VIGILANTE
  CAPTAIN FUTURE [for pulps]
  JOHNNY QUICK, T.N.T. and villains and heroes for SUPERMAN and BATMAN
 Promotional comics
  SUPERMAN (wr/) 1955 premium for Kellogg's> 55
 Fan & trade zines
  Comic Book Marketplace (contrib/) #58, 1998> 98
  Planet [science fiction fanzine] (ed/wr/) 1930> 30
  Science fiction fanzines (wr/)
 DC COMICS
  AIR WAVE (wr/) c1942 unconfirmed> 42
  ALFRED (wr/) 1944> 44
  AQUAMAN (wr/) 1941-42> 41 42
  BATMAN AND ROBIN (wr/) 1944> 44
  CRIMSON AVENGER (wr/) 1941 unconfirmed> 41
  GREEN ARROW (wr/) 1941-42> 41 42
  JOHNNY QUICK (wr/) 1941-42> 41 42
  LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES (plot/) 1966-69> 66 67 68 69
  MARTIAN MANHUNTER J'ONN J'ONZZ (wr/) 1955> 55
  NEWSBOY LEGION AND THE GUARDIAN (wr/) 1940s> 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49
  REAL FACT COMICS~ (wr/) 1940s> 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49
  SANDMAN, THE (wr/) 1941 first with his new costume> 41
  SEVEN SOLDIERS OF VICTORY (wr/) 1941-42 unconfirmed> 41 42
  SUPERMAN (plots/some wr/) 1940s-70s and family and family> 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79
  Support (ed/plot/) 1941-70 shaped the SUPERMAN titles> 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70
  Support (veep pub rel/) late-1960s held stock in NATIONAL PERIODICALS> 67 68 69
  TARANTULA (wr/) 1941> 41
  Text (wr/) 1951> 51
  TNT AND DAN THE DYNA-MITE (wr/) 1942-43> 42 43
  VIGILANTE, THE (wr/) 1941-42> 41 42
 GROSSET & DUNLAP
  SUPERBOY AND THE LEGION OF SUPERHEROES~ (plot/) 1977 paperback collection [Imprint: TEMPO BOOKS]> 77
 HARMONY BOOKS
  SECRET ORIGINS OF THE SUPER DC HEROES~ (wr/) 1976 graphic album with reprint of Green Arrow> 76
 SIMON & SCHUSTER
  AMERICA AT WAR: THE BEST OF DC WAR COMICS~ (wr/) 1979 graphic album with reprint of Superman> 79