(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; Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Robber Baron
Reprints:

The Robber Baron! (Table of Contents)

Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder / 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; The Robber Baron (villain); Baron's gang [Bingo; others un-named] (villains)
Synopsis:
Batman must face the unique robberies by a man who loots places considered to be burglar-proof.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batplane; Bryte Brothers Brass Works; wireless belt radio

[no title indexed] (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
Keywords:
book review

Indexer Notes

The book, "Whitey's First Round-Up" by Glen Rounds, is reviewed.

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:
The Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn [Dan Turpin]; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett; Andre Chavard]; Angus McQuirt; Annie McQuirt; Herr Oberst (villain)
Synopsis:
The Commandos try to save a man mis-identified as a Nazi spy.

[no title indexed] (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.

Indexer Notes

Inker and letterer credits by Craig delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / comic story / 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; spy
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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Robber Baron
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Robber Baron!
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    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. [no title indexed]
    Laffs
  7. 6. The Man Who Knew the Future
    The Crimson Avenger
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    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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