(May 1938)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
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)

Jewel thief and cop / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[The Mystery of the Darby Pearls] (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:
V: Lord Eton (I); GS: Doris, Malcolm, and Dick Dane

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Oscar the Gumshoe / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Kane
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Bob Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Heels and Toes (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
V: Bill Owens (I)

[The Plot To Kill Larry Steele: Part 1] (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:
V: Snow (I)

Indexer Notes

story in black and white

Too Many Crooks (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:
V: Caulkins and Strafacchi

Lightning Strikes Once (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox (Paul Dean)
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Mr. Death] (Table of Contents)

Spy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
V: Mr. Death (I)

Bring 'em In Brannigan (Table of Contents)

filler / 8 pages (report information)

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

[The Plane Crash Mystery] (Table of Contents)

Cosmo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
V: Pierce (I); I: Doris Day

Indexer Notes

story in black and white

The Lady-Killer (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:
V: Chester Glass (I)

Indexer Notes

title from last issue blurb

Ruth Harkness: Her Adventures In the Far East (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jewel thief and cop
  2. 1. [The Mystery of the Darby Pearls]
    Speed Saunders
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Oscar the Gumshoe
  4. 3. Heels and Toes
    Buck Marshall
  5. 4. [The Plot To Kill Larry Steele: Part 1]
    Larry Steele
  6. 5. Too Many Crooks
    Bruce Nelson
  7. 6. Lightning Strikes Once
  8. 7. [Mr. Death]
    Spy
  9. 8. Bring 'em In Brannigan
  10. 9. [The Plane Crash Mystery]
    Cosmo
  11. 10. The Lady-Killer
    Slam Bradley
  12. 11. Ruth Harkness: Her Adventures In the Far East
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