(October 1941)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth; Mort Weisinger (assistant editor); Murray Boltinoff (assistant editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints:
Keywords:
locomotives

Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Fred Ray.

[The Sabotage Ring] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Paul Cassidy [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks:
Paul Cassidy [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Sgt. Casey; Jeff Stanton; Steve Grant (villain); Ralph Cowan (villain)
Synopsis:
Superman follows up leads in a case involving the sabotage of the Gargan Factory by saboteurs bent on causing wide-spread destruction.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Archives credits this to John Sikela. New art id by Bob Hughes and Craig Delich 6/05. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 9-3-08.

Tuerto the Bandit (Table of Contents)

Pep Morgan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp [as Geo Papp] (signed)
Inks:
George Papp [as Geo Papp] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Pep Morgan; Tuerto (villain)

[The Albino Priestess] (Table of Contents)

Black Pirate / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
The Black Pirate [Jon Valor]

["Fellow chiefs, we go on warpath now..."] (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Chief Hot Foot
Keywords:
football

Indexer Notes

Writer credit added by Craig Delich.

[The Cleveland Air Races] (Table of Contents)

Three Aces / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Chad Grothkopf
Inks:
Chad Grothkopf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Three Aces [Fog Fortune; Gunner Bill; Whistler Will]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit added by Craig Delich 9-3-08.

["Cannibals have captured the whole hunting party..."] (Table of Contents)

Little Lewie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Norris [as Norris] (signed)
Inks:
Paul Norris [as Norris] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; jungle
Characters:
Little Lewie

["Have you seen my vitamin pills?"] (Table of Contents)

Laffs / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

2 gags. Writer credit added by Craig Delich.

[The Gold Bullion Theft] (Table of Contents)

Mr. America / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Fitch
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. America [Tex Thomson]

Quick Thinking (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Clem Gordon (signed)
Pencils:
Fred Ray (spot illo) [as Ray] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Ray (spot illo) [as Ray] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Jungle Drums! (Table of Contents)

Congo Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Ray [as F Ray] (signed)
Pencils:
Fred Ray [as F Ray] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Ray [as F Ray] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Congo Bill; Joe Kent; Sheila Hanlen; Scheller
Synopsis:
The natives are being encouraged to uprise by German agent Scheller. After he is captured by the natives, Bill offers to fight Scheller in single combat: if he wins, the natives promise to remain peaceful.
Keywords:
biplanes; British Royal Army; single combat; stereotyping of African natives; World War II

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Facts / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Writer credit added by Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Some Fun / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ray McGill (signed)
Pencils:
Ray McGill (signed)
Inks:
Ray McGill (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

6 gags. Writer credit added by Craig Delich.

[The Rival Ranchers] (Table of Contents)

Zatara / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Joseph Sulman (signed)
Inks:
Joseph Sulman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Zatara
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. [The Sabotage Ring]
    Superman
  3. 2. Tuerto the Bandit
    Pep Morgan
  4. 3. [The Albino Priestess]
    Black Pirate
  5. 4. ["Fellow chiefs, we go on warpath now..."]
    Chief Hot Foot
  6. 5. [The Cleveland Air Races]
    Three Aces
  7. 6. ["Cannibals have captured the whole hunting party..."]
    Little Lewie
  8. 7. ["Have you seen my vitamin pills?"]
    Laffs
  9. 8. [The Gold Bullion Theft]
    Mr. America
  10. 9. Quick Thinking
  11. 10. Jungle Drums!
    Congo Bill
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Facts
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Some Fun
  14. 13. [The Rival Ranchers]
    Zatara
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