(July 1942)

DC, 1936 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Mort Weisinger (actual editor)
Color:
Full Color, Duotone, and Black and White (#9-46 or 47); Full Color (#47 or 48 onwards)
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint Interior, Paper Covers (#9-11); Glossy Covers (#12 onwards)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

Crime, Incoporated (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy

Adventure of the Bankrupt Heroes (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Mort Weisinger ?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Crime, Incorporated (Villain)
Synopsis:
Oliver has to take a job in a department store when stock market reverses tie up his fortune.
Keywords:
Arrowplane (car)

Indexer Notes

Green Arrow is blond and Speedy has red hair in this story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Laffs / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Hall of Lost Heirs (Table of Contents)

Doctor Fate / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Sherman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Fate [Kent Nelson]; The Clock (Villain); Inza Kramer; Stanley Kovacks; Erna Hanley; Hector Borne; Taggart
Synopsis:
The Clock supplies phoney lost heirs to collect millions in legacies and kidnaps the real heirs so they can't interfere.
Reprints:
Keywords:
magic; occult

Indexer Notes

Fate wears half-helmet. Letterer credit addded by Craig Delich.

Strange Accidents (Table of Contents)

Radio Squad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Arturo Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Radio Squad [Larry Trent; Sandy Keene]; Leopardess (Villain); Irish

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes 6/06.

Champ of the Waves (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Norris
Inks:
Paul Norris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Dotty; George Riggs; Humber; Roder
Synopsis:
Aquaman helps a young man who can't swim win a crooked swimming race.

Hero's Death (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Hilton (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
military humor

Code for Conspirators (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin [as Mort Morton] (signed)
Inks:
Cliff Young (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Kloven (Villain)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Case of the Scholarly Spendthrift (Table of Contents)

Spectre / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bernard Baily

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Percival Popp; Claudius Harmon; Sport O'Dea
Keywords:
magic; occult

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Crime, Incoporated
    Green Arrow
  2. 1. Adventure of the Bankrupt Heroes
    Green Arrow
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Laffs
  4. 3. Hall of Lost Heirs
    Doctor Fate
  5. 4. Strange Accidents
    Radio Squad
  6. 5. Champ of the Waves
    Aquaman
  7. 6. Hero's Death
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Private Pete
  9. 8. Code for Conspirators
    Johnny Quick
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Shorty
  11. 10. Case of the Scholarly Spendthrift
    Spectre
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Hughes