(April 1954)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US; Standard Silver Age US; Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

information on filler and text features unavailable for this issue


The Trapper of Gotham City! (Table of Contents)

Batman; Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Trapper [Jason Bard]

The Trapper of Gotham City (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Rolf Nielson (contractor); John Ventor (engineer); Martin Kerry (engineer); The Trapper [Jason Bard] (villain, animal trapper); Trapper's gang [Foppy; rest un-named] (villains)
Synopsis:
Batman is caught in a trap created by the Trapper after he hears that the criminal is planning a big crime. Robin uses a clever ruse to help capture the wanted felon.
Keywords:
Gotham City; Gotham Square Garden

Know Your Community! (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs

The Case of the Slumbering Sleuth (Table of Contents)

Sierra Smith / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sierra Smith

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

Wings of Danger (Table of Contents)

Mysto Magician Detective / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Mysta

Indexer Notes

Woolfolk credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/.

I Should've Been Dead (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

The Nightmare World (Table of Contents)

Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Roy Raymond
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Trapper of Gotham City!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Trapper of Gotham City
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. Know Your Community!
    Binky
  4. 3. The Case of the Slumbering Sleuth
    Sierra Smith
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  6. 5. Wings of Danger
    Mysto Magician Detective
  7. 6. I Should've Been Dead
  8. 7. The Nightmare World
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
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