(October 1937)

DC, 1937 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson; Vincent Sullivan (associate); Whitney Ellsworth (Associate)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bruce Nelson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?

Characters:
Lu Gong ?
Synopsis:
An Oriental man is inspecting jewels.

Indexer Notes

Character previously listed as Lu Chung, but this does not match the character listed in the story sequence.

The River Patrol (Table of Contents)

Speed Saunders / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Fred Dunn (introduction); the Skipper (introduction)

[Mystery of the Wholesale Kidnappings: Part 4] (Table of Contents)

Larry Steele / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Ely
Pencils:
Will Ely
Inks:
Will Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Squinty (villain); Dutch; Dr. Sargoff (introduction); Sonia Sargoff (introduction, his wife)

[The Disappearance of Carl Huntley] (Table of Contents)

Cosmo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sven Elven
Inks:
Sven Elven
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Carl Huntley (introduction)

The Claws of the Red Dragon [Part 8] (Table of Contents)

Bruce Nelson / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Lu Gong (villain); Chin Lung (villain)

Indexer Notes

conclusion of serial

The Laughing Mummy (Table of Contents)

text story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox [as Paul Dean]
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bloodhound Brown / filler / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[The Phony Pierre Blanc] (Table of Contents)

Spy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Joe Shuster
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Pierre Blanc (introduction); a killer (introduction, villain)

Lucky Hunch (Table of Contents)

Buck Marshall / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Homer Fleming
Pencils:
Homer Fleming
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Letters:
?

Characters:
Morgen (introduction, villain)

Indexer Notes

story in black and white

The Hillbillies (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Joe Shuster
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Zeke (introduction, villain); Lem (introduction, villain); Lucy-Belle Willis (introduction); the Willises (introduction); the Tollivers (introduction)

Indexer Notes

title from last issue blurb

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bruce Nelson
  2. 1. The River Patrol
    Speed Saunders
  3. 2. [Mystery of the Wholesale Kidnappings: Part 4]
    Larry Steele
  4. 3. [The Disappearance of Carl Huntley]
    Cosmo
  5. 4. The Claws of the Red Dragon [Part 8]
    Bruce Nelson
  6. 5. The Laughing Mummy
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Bloodhound Brown
  8. 7. [The Phony Pierre Blanc]
    Spy
  9. 8. Lucky Hunch
    Buck Marshall
  10. 9. The Hillbillies
    Slam Bradley
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Matthew Peets
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Jerry Bails (R.I.P.)
  • Carl Gafford
  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Chris Launder
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Bowen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mark Gordon
  • Max Capp
  • Ed Boner