(January 2001)

DC, 2001 Series
 
Price:
3.95 USD; 6.25 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Comics Millennium Edition
Barcode:
76194122439800111
Editing:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (Editor - original series); Vincent Sullivan (Associate - original series); Whitney Ellsworth (Associate - original series); Adam Philips (Editor - collected edition); Nick J. Napolitano (Associate Editor - collected edition)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

"Special Thanks to Diamond International Galleries for source material."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bruce Nelson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vin Sullivan
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
unnamed Chinese villain
Reprints:

Detective Comics #1 Pulp Fiction Comes to Comics (Table of Contents)

Remembering the Millennium / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Les Daniels
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

An overview of the contents of this issue and the characters, stories, and credits. Appears on inside of front and back covers.

The River Patrol (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. C. Stoner
Pencils:
E. C. Stoner
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Cyril "Speed" Saunders (introduction); Mr. Moran (introduction); Cap'n Scum (introduction, villain)
Reprints:

[The Rhangwa Pearls] (Table of Contents)

Cosmo, The Phantom of Disguise / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Cosmo, The Phantom of Disguise (introduction); Captain Burke (introduction); Gregory Billingwater (introduction); Taro (introduction, villain)
Reprints:

[The Peruvian Mine Murders: Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Bret Lawton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Bret Lawton (introduction); Tim Morgan (introduction); Spider Malone (introduction, villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in black and white, and continued in Detective Comics (1937 series) #2.

The Claws of the Red Dragon (Table of Contents)

Bruce Nelson / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Bruce Nelson (introduction); unnamed Chinese villains (introduction); Erick Von Holtzendorff (introduction); Sigrid Von Holtzendorff (introduction)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued in Detective Comics (1937 series) #2.

[The Gotlotz Jewels] (Table of Contents)

Gumshoe Gus / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Patrick
Pencils:
Bill Patrick (signed)
Inks:
Bill Patrick (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Gumshoe Gus (introduction)
Reprints:

[The Balinoff Case: Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Bart Regan, Spy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bart Regan (introduction, origin); Sally Norris (introduction); Olga Balinoff (introduction, villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued in Detective Comics (1937 series) #2.

[The Gotrox Pearls] (Table of Contents)

Eagle-Eyed Jake / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Eagle-Eyed Jake (introduction); Mrs. Gotrox (introduction)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Entire script written in rhyme.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Silly Sleuths / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab
Inks:
Fred Schwab
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Gus; Inspector Schmaltz; Reilly
Reprints:

[The Bar S Rustlers] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Buck Marshall (introduction); Sanders (introduction, villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in black and white.

[The Streets of Chinatown] (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:
Slam Bradley (introduction); Shorty Morgan (introduction); Rita Carlisle (introduction); Sergeant Kelly; Captain Frawley; Fui Onyui (introduction, villain)
Reprints:

[House Advertisement] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Ross
Inks:
Alex Ross
Colors:
Alex Ross
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Shazam; Batman; Superman

Indexer Notes

House ad for Shazam! Power of Hope. Appears on page 66 in this issue.

[Ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

One-page ad for: Smuggler's Run (game, Rockstar Games). Appears on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bruce Nelson
  2. 1. Detective Comics #1 Pulp Fiction Comes to Comics
    Remembering the Millennium
  3. 2. The River Patrol
    Speed Saunders
  4. 3. [The Rhangwa Pearls]
    Cosmo, The Phantom of Disguise
  5. 4. [The Peruvian Mine Murders: Part 1]
    Bret Lawton
  6. 5. The Claws of the Red Dragon
    Bruce Nelson
  7. 6. [The Gotlotz Jewels]
    Gumshoe Gus
  8. 7. [The Balinoff Case: Part 1]
    Bart Regan, Spy
  9. 8. [The Gotrox Pearls]
    Eagle-Eyed Jake
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Silly Sleuths
  11. 10. [The Bar S Rustlers]
    Buck Marshall Range Detective
  12. 11. [The Streets of Chinatown]
    Slam Bradley
  13. 12. [House Advertisement]
  14. 13. [Ad]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Allen Ross
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Allen Ross