(April 1958)

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

One Ounce of Doom! (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]; Ace the Bat-Hound (supporting)

The Secret of the Happy Pig! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

One Ounce of Doom (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon (supporting); Ace the Bat-Hound (supporting); Burton (intro, villain); Hegan (intro, villain)
Synopsis:
A hobo unknowlingly steals a high explosive from the laboratory of a scientist.

Indexer Notes

Ace was erroneously claimed to have had his first appearance in this issue. Info by Kurt Mitchell, 2005-06-08 (Per Sandell ed.)

["This is a member of the prison board."] (Table of Contents)

Warden Willis / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Warden Willis

["Hmm-he's acting mighty suspicious."] (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

The Monster of the Mountain (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); Wakamba (intro, villain); Hidalgo (intro, villain)
Reprints:

Crime A La Carte (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The One-Man Army (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); The General (intro, villain)
Synopsis:
Manhunter takes on the General who has assembled an army of crime.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 12/08

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. One Ounce of Doom!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. The Secret of the Happy Pig!
    Peter Porkchops
  3. 2. One Ounce of Doom
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. ["This is a member of the prison board."]
    Warden Willis
  5. 4. ["Hmm-he's acting mighty suspicious."]
    Casey the Cop
  6. 5. The Monster of the Mountain
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  7. 6. Crime A La Carte
  8. 7. The One-Man Army
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Dan Kocher
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • 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