(April 1956)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
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

The Mad Hatter of Gotham City! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]

The Mad Hatter of Gotham City (Table of Contents)

Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Brumer (sculptor); Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch] [also as Brumer] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
The Mad Hatter wants to add Batman's cowl to his collection of hats, and he goes through a series of elaborate schemes to secure it, which he does.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Gotham City; Gotham Museum; Green Derby

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman Whirly-Word Game / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

puzzle

The Man of a Hundred Hoaxes! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Roy Raymond; Karen (supporting); Daniel Martin (villain)

["Golly, I haven't played baseball in years!"] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

Detectives with 1,000 Skills (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as John Mallon]
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; detective-mystery

The Sleuth Without a Clue (Table of Contents)

John Jones Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'Onn J'Onzz]; Farrow Gang [Barney Bennett] (intro, villain)
Synopsis:
The Blazer Comet takes away Jones' powers for 24 hours but he must still track down the Farrow Gang.
Reprints:
Keywords:
comet

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 6/09. Manhunter uses super hearing for the first time.

It's Fun to Belong! (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
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Mad Hatter of Gotham City!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. The Mad Hatter of Gotham City
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Batman Whirly-Word Game
  4. 3. The Man of a Hundred Hoaxes!
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  5. 4. ["Golly, I haven't played baseball in years!"]
    Casey the Cop
  6. 5. Detectives with 1,000 Skills
  7. 6. The Sleuth Without a Clue
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  8. 7. It's Fun to Belong!
    Binky
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