(December 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

The Doors That Hid Disaster! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints:

The Doors That Hid Disaster (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon (voice only); Checkmate (villain, introduction, death)
Reprints:

["Jerry, there's a large stack in the back room."] (Table of Contents)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jerry the Jitterbug
Reprints:

Gifts to the United Nations! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

The Invaders From The 4th Dimension (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; Dr. Huston (villain, introduction)
Reprints:

["Ow! My tooth!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shorty
Reprints:

["Where is it?"] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop
Reprints:

Wanted: Men And/Or Money (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Earth Detective for a Day (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz] [aka John Jones]; Lieutenant Saunders (introduction); Booby-Trap Bagley (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
The Earth-Mars comet takes away Jones' powers for two hours.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script identification by Bob Hughes (May 2009).

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Doors That Hid Disaster!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Doors That Hid Disaster
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. ["Jerry, there's a large stack in the back room."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  4. 3. Gifts to the United Nations!
  5. 4. The Invaders From The 4th Dimension
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  6. 5. ["Ow! My tooth!"]
    Shorty
  7. 6. ["Where is it?"]
    Casey the Cop
  8. 7. Wanted: Men And/Or Money
  9. 8. Earth Detective for a Day
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
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