(January 1938)

DC, 1936 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson; Vin Sullivan (associate editor); F. Whitney Ellsworth (associate 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

Issue Notes

No number listed in indicia, but is on cover.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

New Years Baby of 1938 / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vincent Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vincent Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[Sandra's Vacation Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Sandra of the Secret Service / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Ely (signed)
Inks:
Will Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sandra; Mr. Ames; Michael; Lucille Du Pont; Baron Von Schmidt
Synopsis:
Sandra goes on a cruise and is surprised when Michael turns up on the same ship.
Reprints:

Vampire Venom (Table of Contents)

Dr. Occult / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel [as Leger]
Pencils:
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Inks:
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Dr. Occult; Det. Capt. Ellsworth
Synopsis:
"Where a moment before there had been empty space, now at the edge of the newly made grave, stand the figure of the corpse and a bat-man!"
Reprints:

["Hanko, You're going to the rodeo, Yes Sir!"] (Table of Contents)

Hanko the Cowhand / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Hanko the Cowhand
Reprints:

[Part 16] (Table of Contents)

Pirate Gold / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sven Elven
Pencils:
Sven Elven (signed)
Inks:
Sven Elven
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Captain Dennis; Jeff Roberts
Reprints:

[The Homecoming] (Table of Contents)

Spike Spalding / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Spike Spalding; Mary Spalding; Pincus; King Philip of Patrania; The Sailor
Synopsis:
The adventure over Spike is on his way home, but the Sailor has decided to stay behind.
Reprints:

[Island Adventure: Part 18] (Table of Contents)

Woozy Watts / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Woozy Watts; The Girl
Synopsis:
Woozy tries to decide if he should tell the girl about the treasure.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fun Club / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Basketball] (Table of Contents)

Pep Morgan / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Pep Morgan

[Alaskan Adventure: Part 13] (Table of Contents)

Bob Merritt / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia (signed)
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bob Merritt; Monk Morton; Dicky Saunders
Synopsis:
Bob Rescues Dicky and then races for his rocket plane.
Reprints:

[At The Circus] (Table of Contents)

Radio Squad / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (Signed)
Pencils:
Joe Shuster (signed)
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Larry Trent; Sandy Kean

[The Murder of Lord Greystone] Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Mark Marson of the Interplanetary Police / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mark Marson; Gail Hillary; Monty
Reprints:

[Heavyweight Bout] (Table of Contents)

Wing Brady / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Wing Brady; Jim Padgett; Captain Chevigny

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jest Jokes / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth (signed)
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth (signed)
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[The Marijuana Racket: Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Johnnie Law / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Ely (signed)
Inks:
Will Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Johnnie Law; Donati
Synopsis:
Johnnie goes after a marijuana peddler. Gets caught, and almost dumped in the river.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

continued from issue 25

[The Marijuana Racket: Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Johnnie Law / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Ely (signed)
Inks:
Will Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Johnnie Law; Donati; Bugs Barron
Synopsis:
Johnnie leads a police raid on the dope gang.Bugs is caught but Donati escapes.
Reprints:

[The Lynching Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Jack Woods / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Ely (signed)
Inks:
Will Ely (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; western-frontier
Characters:
Jack Woods; Jepson
Synopsis:
Woods attempts to save an innocent man from being lynched.
Reprints:

[Yvonne Darling Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Little Linda / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth (signed)
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Linda; Yvonne Darling
Reprints:

[Episode 17] (Table of Contents)

Three Musketeers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sven Elven
Pencils:
Sven Elven (signed)
Inks:
Sven Elven
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
The Queen; Duke of Buckingham
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Talk About Talkies / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mary Patrick
Letters:
typeset

[Dixie] (Table of Contents)

Money Romance / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
origin of the word "Dixie"

King John and the Magna Carta (Table of Contents)

Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Bobby; Binks; King John
Reprints:

[Fang Gow of China: Part 28] (Table of Contents)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo O'Mealia
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia (signed)
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Barry O'Neil; Fang Gow; Jean LeGrande; Dr Bonfils
Synopsis:
Barry rescues Jean from Fang Gow's clutches, but is unable to escape himself.

[The Bull-Boar] (Table of Contents)

Brad Hardy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Brad Hardy; Prince Kardos
Synopsis:
Brad and Kardos capture a bull-boar
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Just For Fun / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[Boris the Lion] Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Marty McCann / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Cronin
Pencils:
Ed Cronin (signed)
Inks:
Ed Cronin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Marty McCann; Gorilla Greene; Pete Marko; Bradley Reynolds; Boris
Synopsis:
Marty gets on the bad side of Pete Marko. Then agrees to box wrestler Boris the Lion.
Reprints:

[Boris the Lion] Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Marty McCann / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Cronin
Pencils:
Ed Cronin (signed)
Inks:
Ed Cronin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Marty McCann; Bradley Reynolds; Boris the Lion; Pete Marko
Synopsis:
Marko tries to fix the match to get revenge on McCann. But then somebody shoots Boris.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alger's Variety Show / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Russel Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russel Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russel Cole [as Alger]
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    New Years Baby of 1938
  2. 1. [Sandra's Vacation Part 1]
    Sandra of the Secret Service
  3. 2. Vampire Venom
    Dr. Occult
  4. 3. ["Hanko, You're going to the rodeo, Yes Sir!"]
    Hanko the Cowhand
  5. 4. [Part 16]
    Pirate Gold
  6. 5. [The Homecoming]
    Spike Spalding
  7. 6. [Island Adventure: Part 18]
    Woozy Watts
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Fun Club
  9. 8. [Basketball]
    Pep Morgan
  10. 9. [Alaskan Adventure: Part 13]
    Bob Merritt
  11. 10. [At The Circus]
    Radio Squad
  12. 11. [The Murder of Lord Greystone] Part 2
    Mark Marson of the Interplanetary Police
  13. 12. [Heavyweight Bout]
    Wing Brady
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jest Jokes
  15. 14. [The Marijuana Racket: Part 2]
    Johnnie Law
  16. 15. [The Marijuana Racket: Part 3]
    Johnnie Law
  17. 16. [The Lynching Part 1]
    Jack Woods
  18. 17. [Yvonne Darling Part 2]
    Little Linda
  19. 18. [Episode 17]
    Three Musketeers
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Talk About Talkies
  21. 20. [Dixie]
    Money Romance
  22. 21. King John and the Magna Carta
    Magic Crystal of History
  23. 22. [Fang Gow of China: Part 28]
    Barry O'Neill
  24. 23. [The Bull-Boar]
    Brad Hardy
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Just For Fun
  26. 25. [Boris the Lion] Part 1
    Marty McCann
  27. 26. [Boris the Lion] Part 2
    Marty McCann
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Alger's Variety Show
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Allen Ross
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
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