(May 1958)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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

Death in Dinasaur [sic] Hall! (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Death in Dinosaur Hall! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Professor Hale (museum curator, death); Albert Linke (museum taxidermist); Mario Hazzara; John Logan (master electrician); Mr. X [Carl Danton] villain, introduction); Fingers Nolan (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Responding to an urgent call from Professor Hale at the Mechanical Museum of Natural History, Batman and Robin arrive only to find the professor has apparently died at the "hands" of one of the mechanical dinosaurs on exhibit. When they examine the body more closely, they discover the dead man has left them a clue to his killer!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batmobile; Gotham City; Mechanical Museum of Natural History

["All right men."] (Table of Contents)

Warden Willis / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Warden Willis; Jenks

The Stranger From Saturn (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); a Saturnian [Rocky Watson] (intro, villain)
Reprints:

Shots Heard 'Round the Campus (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

["Having trouble parking your car, lady?"] (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

That Deep Dark Secret! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Buzzy

World-Wide 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); Horace Stone (intro, villain); John Blake; Adventurers' Club; Roger Drews; Ben Troy; Larry Hart
Synopsis:
Jones has to find a witness to save a friend from a murder charge.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

script credit from Bob Hughes, August 2008.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Death in Dinasaur [sic] Hall!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. Death in Dinosaur Hall!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. ["All right men."]
    Warden Willis
  4. 3. The Stranger From Saturn
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  5. 4. Shots Heard 'Round the Campus
  6. 5. ["Having trouble parking your car, lady?"]
    Casey the Cop
  7. 6. That Deep Dark Secret!
    Buzzy
  8. 7. World-Wide Manhunt!
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
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  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Matthew Head
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