Superman – Billion Dollar Limited
January 9, 1942
The cartoon starts with an image of the front page of the Daily Planet, reporting the shipment of a billion dollars of gold to the US mint. A train is being loaded with hundreds of bars of gold, guarded by several armed police officers. Further ahead, in a passenger coach, Lois Lane boards with help from Clark Kent, who says he wishes he could come, but he has another story to cover. As the last of the gold is loaded, a car a few hundred yards away turns on its lights, and the men inside put on robbers’ masks and arm themselves. The mysterious car follows the train……
Superman is an American classic cartoon based on comic book characters and concepts created in 1938 by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.