(September 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

The Calendar Man! (Table of Contents)

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

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

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 / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
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 / filler / 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

Editing

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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