(March 1957)

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 Rainbow Batman! (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

The Rainbow Batman (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon (cameo); Alfred Pennyworth (cameo); Marion Marley (movie starlet); un-named thieves (villains)
Synopsis:
A freak accident to Dick Grayson forces Batman into the uncomfortable position of having to wear different colors of Batman uniforms to keep people from noticing the injury also affects Robin the Boy Wonder!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Bat-Signal

Special Brotherhood Week Quiz (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Buzzy

The Man Who Couldn't Touch Ground (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); Commissioner Jameson

["So you won't tell us a thing, eh?"] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop; Butch

They Fight Frauds (Table of Contents)

text story / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Jack McCoy]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[Ownership, Management, and Circulation of Detective Comics] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
J.S. Liebowitz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement for October 1, 1956.

The Impossible Manhunt! (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:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Captain Harding (supporting); Firebug Smith [Jasper Craig] (intro, villain); Roger Jones
Synopsis:
An arsonist is targeting any business owned by anyone named Jones, so John Jones opens an art gallery to catch the criminal.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 5/09

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Rainbow Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. The Rainbow Batman
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. Special Brotherhood Week Quiz
    Buzzy
  4. 3. The Man Who Couldn't Touch Ground
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  5. 4. ["So you won't tell us a thing, eh?"]
    Casey the Cop
  6. 5. They Fight Frauds
  7. 6. [Ownership, Management, and Circulation of Detective Comics]
  8. 7. The Impossible Manhunt!
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
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