(September 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

The Calendar Man! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Calendar Man [Julian Day]

The Challenge of the Calendar Man (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / 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]; Calendar Man [Julian Day, aka Maharajah the Magician] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
A new criminal, in trying to make a name for himself, challenges Batman to a duel of wits with all of his crimes being based on the "five" seasons.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Cave; Batmobile

Know Your Pet! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Don Cameron
Inks:
Don Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction

["Since you're new here, I'll show you around!"] (Table of Contents)

Jail Jests / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

The Tiny Catastrophes (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); Harry Harper (intro, villain)
Reprints:

["What's the matter with you--can't you see where you're going?"] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop; Sergeant

Manhunt on the Mesa (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; western-frontier

The Getaway King (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]; Captain Harding (supporting); The Getaway Mastermind [Monty Moran] (intro, villain)
Synopsis:
Monty Moran is an expert at spectacular getaways.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 5/09

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Calendar Man!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. The Challenge of the Calendar Man
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. Know Your Pet!
  4. 3. ["Since you're new here, I'll show you around!"]
    Jail Jests
  5. 4. The Tiny Catastrophes
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  6. 5. ["What's the matter with you--can't you see where you're going?"]
    Casey the Cop
  7. 6. Manhunt on the Mesa
  8. 7. The Getaway King
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
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