(August 1956)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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

[Batman and Robin's Greatest Mystery] (Table of Contents)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Jay Caird (villain)

Batman and Robin's Greatest Mystery (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Mr. Melden (owner of Melden Machine Shop); Jay Caird (villain, introduction)
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Batmarine; Batmobile; Batplane; utility belt; Wayne Mansion

The Case of the Careless Camper! (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Man Who Hid His Powers (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; Karen (supporting); Mr. X (intro, villain)

["Casey, Inspector Pip-Haven of Scotland Yard is visiting this country."] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop; Inspector Pip-Haven

Cracking the Safe-Crackers (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Martian Convict (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dave Wood ?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Captain Harding (supporting); "Big Mike" Kent (intro, villain); Miller (intro, villain); Number 25432 (intro, villain); Joey (intro, villain); Paul Drake; Warden Powers
Synopsis:
Manhunter pretends to be a convict to infiltrate a gang inside the prison.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 6/09

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Batman and Robin's Greatest Mystery]
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Batman and Robin's Greatest Mystery
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. The Case of the Careless Camper!
    Peter Porkchops
  4. 3. The Man Who Hid His Powers
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  5. 4. ["Casey, Inspector Pip-Haven of Scotland Yard is visiting this country."]
    Casey the Cop
  6. 5. Cracking the Safe-Crackers
  7. 6. The Martian Convict
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
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