(April 1943)

DC, 1936 Series
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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); Jack Schiff (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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Cliff Young (signed)
Inks:
Cliff Young (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy

Yours Truly, Doom (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Cliff Young (signed)
Inks:
Steve Brodie (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Doom (intro, villain); Preston; Bill Foster; Tom Wayne; Dick Holmes

["Gosh, I forgot to shut the windows of our house before we left!"] (Table of Contents)

Gags / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Omigoodness! Rudolph the tiger has escaped!!"] (Table of Contents)

Mighty Mite / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Case of the Healthy Patient (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Fate [Kent Nelson]; Inza Carmer; Mr. Campbell; Dr. Wright; Din Din the movie dog
Synopsis:
Dr. Fate, believing that a Dr. Wright has committed a perfectly healthy patient to the hospital, investigates and discovers that someone is after something of importance in the doctor's home: a book on animal diseases.
Reprints:
Keywords:
magic; occult

Indexer Notes

Modified synopsis added by Craig Delich 12-22-07.

Somewhere in the Pacific (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Ruth Lyons Kaufman [as Bunny Lyons]
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman

Indexer Notes

Script credits from Ruth Lyons Kaufman & Bill Jourdain article in Alter Ego #27, August 2003. Script was heavily edited by editor Jack Schiff.

The Art of Shadow Boxing (Table of Contents)

McGoik Instructs / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
George Papp (signed)
Pencils:
George Papp (signed)
Inks:
George Papp (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Captive (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Berry (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

The Sting of the Hornet Fleet (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin [as Mort Morton Jr.] (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Cadmus Crumbie; Henry Hornet, Jr.

["I caught this thief in my house"] (Table of Contents)

Clancy the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

San Marino (Table of Contents)

Stamps / text article / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Sidney M. Elias
Letters:
typeset

["Here comes the new Sergeant I've got to pick up"] (Table of Contents)

Private Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
military; humor

Crime-Buster by Proxy (Table of Contents)

Spectre / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Pierce Rice [as Bernard Baily]
Inks:
Pierce Rice [as Bernard Baily]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Percival Popp; Facey (villain)
Synopsis:
When Corrigan joins the Army, the Spectre splits off and loses the power to become visible.
Keywords:
magic; occult

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich 10/05.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Arrow
  2. 1. Yours Truly, Doom
    Green Arrow
  3. 2. ["Gosh, I forgot to shut the windows of our house before we left!"]
    Gags
  4. 3. ["Omigoodness! Rudolph the tiger has escaped!!"]
    Mighty Mite
  5. 4. Case of the Healthy Patient
    Doctor Fate
  6. 5. Somewhere in the Pacific
    Aquaman
  7. 6. The Art of Shadow Boxing
    McGoik Instructs
  8. 7. The Captive
  9. 8. The Sting of the Hornet Fleet
    Johnny Quick
  10. 9. ["I caught this thief in my house"]
    Clancy the Cop
  11. 10. San Marino
    Stamps
  12. 11. ["Here comes the new Sergeant I've got to pick up"]
    Private Pete
  13. 12. Crime-Buster by Proxy
    Spectre
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Hughes