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(November 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 Crime of Bruce Wayne! (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:
Bruce Wayne; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]

The Crime of Bruce Wayne (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Alfred Pennyworth; un-named prison warden; The Collector (villain, introduction); Squint Neely (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Bruce Wayne decides to go along with a scheme in which he would confess to being a wanted criminal known as the Collector in order to get vital information from a cellmate about where the crook stashed $50,000...but the plan goes horribly wrong and Wayne gets sent to death row!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Batmobile; Batplane; Gotham City

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Charles Paris.

["The oldest symbol in comics..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Teddy Roosevelt Guardian of Nature (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff?
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Morris Waldinger ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Theodore Roosevelt

["I'll get it!"] (Table of Contents)

Video Laffs / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert ?
Pencils:
Harry Lampert ?
Inks:
Harry Lampert ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Ghost That Haunted Roy Raymond (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. Banks (intro)
Reprints:

Sleuths of the C.I.B. (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

["Yes, Mrs. Van Pester, right away!"] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop; Sarge; Mrs. Van Pester
Reprints:

Target for a Day (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]; The Carlson Gang (intro, villain); Reagan; Maegland; Farley
Synopsis:
Jones disguises himself as the Governor in order to protect him from a criminal gang whose leader is up for execution.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Artima reprint credits the script to Jack Miller. Wood credit from Bob Hughes.

["Dad, I'm in the school band."] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Varsity Vic; Dad; Professor Pott
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Crime of Bruce Wayne!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. The Crime of Bruce Wayne
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. ["The oldest symbol in comics..."]
  4. 3. Teddy Roosevelt Guardian of Nature
  5. 4. ["I'll get it!"]
    Video Laffs
  6. 5. The Ghost That Haunted Roy Raymond
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  7. 6. Sleuths of the C.I.B.
  8. 7. ["Yes, Mrs. Van Pester, right away!"]
    Casey the Cop
  9. 8. Target for a Day
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  10. 9. ["Dad, I'm in the school band."]
    Varsity Vic
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Jerry Bails (R.I.P.)
  • Carl Gafford
  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Chris Launder
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Bowen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mark Gordon
  • Max Capp
  • Ed Boner