(May 1943)

DC, 1937 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); Bernie Breslauer (actual editor)
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

Robber Baron (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin; Robber Baron [villain].
Reprints:

The Robber Baron (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Jack Burnley
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
George Roussos

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon; Robber Baron (villain).
Synopsis:
Batman must face the unique robberies by a man who loots places considered to be burglar-proof.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Soime info and synopsis added by Craig Delich 4-6-09.

none (Table of Contents)

Gags / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Whitey's First Round-Up by Glen Rounds (Table of Contents)

Good Books Worth Reading / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Josette Frank (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
The book, "Whitey's First Round-up: by Glen Rounds, is reviewed.
Keywords:
book review

Double for Death (Table of Contents)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; Jan; Alfy; Andre]; Angus McQuirt; Herr Oberst (villain); Amnie McQuirt.
Synopsis:
The Commandos try to save a man mis-identified as a Nazi spy.

none (Table of Contents)

Laffs / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Man Who Knew the Future (Table of Contents)

The Crimson Avenger / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Lehti (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Lehti (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charles Paris

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Crimson Avenger [Lee Travis]; Wing; Silas Blanton; Herr Grosser (villain).
Synopsis:
The Nazis kidnap a weather man.

none (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Chief Hot Foot

Death Went on Maneuvers (Table of Contents)

Spy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chuck Winter
Inks:
Chuck Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bart Regan

A Kind of Hero (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Ludlow (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Voice of Conscience (Table of Contents)

Air Wave / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
George Roussos

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Air Wave [Larry Jordan]; Static; Duke Banion (villain).

The Elusive Elephant (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Slam Bradley; Shorty Morgan.

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes.

Editing
Edits to this Issue are currently awaiting review by a GCD Editor

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Robber Baron
    Batman
  2. 1. The Robber Baron
    Batman
  3. 2. none
    Gags
  4. 3. Whitey's First Round-Up by Glen Rounds
    Good Books Worth Reading
  5. 4. Double for Death
    The Boy Commandos
  6. 5. none
    Laffs
  7. 6. The Man Who Knew the Future
    The Crimson Avenger
  8. 7. none
    Chief Hot Foot
  9. 8. Death Went on Maneuvers
    Spy
  10. 9. A Kind of Hero
  11. 10. Voice of Conscience
    Air Wave
  12. 11. The Elusive Elephant
    Slam Bradley
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