(November 1938)

DC, 1936 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vincent A. Sullivan
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)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Kid football player chased by dog
Keywords:
football

Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan ?
Pencils:
Joe Shuster
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
sensational comic strip character of the century! Appears only in Action Comics.

[The Night Raiders] (Table of Contents)

Masked Ranger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Chambers (signed)
Pencils:
Jim Chambers (signed)
Inks:
Jim Chambers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Masked Ranger; Pedro; Grant; Marge; Sally
Synopsis:
Marge and Sally are highly suspicious of Uncle Grant's motives. He seems more interested in the map than in them.

Indexer Notes

Jim Chambers listed as writer by Jerry Bails.

Football Passing (Table of Contents)

The Sports-teacher / activity / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

[San Columbo] (Table of Contents)

Gary Hawkes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Jenney (signed)
Pencils:
Bob Jenney (signed)
Inks:
Bob Jenney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Gary Hawkes; Michael del Monto; Rodista
Synopsis:
San Colombo recruits Hawkes to command its air force.

Indexer Notes

Bob Jenney listed as writer by Jerry Bails

[Neglecting to Salute] (Table of Contents)

Wing Brady / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Wing Brady; Van Blarcom; Rene LeMaire
Synopsis:
Brady spends days baiting Van Blarcom trying to make him crack.

Touchdown (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Martin
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Boat Chase] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Johnnie Law; Tigers Claw Gang
Synopsis:
Johnnie pursues the Tigers Claw gang.

Indexer Notes

Ely listed as writer by Jerry Bails.

King Phillip II and William of Orange (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["The Dictator was murdered!!"] (Table of Contents)

Red Logan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski [as Win]
Inks:
Ed Winiarski [as Win]
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Red Logan; Jonas Golden
Synopsis:
Just as Red arrives in Boronia, the visiting dictator of Blubia is murdered.

["No Fishing In Lake"] (Table of Contents)

Ginger Snap / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kane
Pencils:
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks:
Bob Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Puzzletrix / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Walter Wellman (signed)
Pencils:
Walter Wellman (signed)
Inks:
Walter Wellman (signed)
Letters:
Walter Wellman (signed)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Peekin at Pictures / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Moldoff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography

Mystery of the Hunting Lodge (Table of Contents)

Detective Sergeant Carey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Donohoe (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Donohoe (signed)
Inks:
Joe Donohoe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

["Hurry Junior or you'll be late for school"] (Table of Contents)

Just Like Junior / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Aschmeir
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeir
Inks:
Stan Aschmeir
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Foiling the Air Pirates (Table of Contents)

Rex Darrell / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Pencils:
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Inks:
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rex Darrell [the Flying Fox] (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Gilkison listed as writer by Jerry Bails.

["SOS SOS USS Georgianna on fire-- Hurry can't hold out much longer"] (Table of Contents)

Lt. Bob Neal of Sub 662 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Hirsch (signed)
Pencils:
Rusty Lehman (signed)
Inks:
Rusty Lehman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lt. Bob Neal

["Calling Car K-- Street fight at 278 Scovill Ave."] (Table of Contents)

Radio Squad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

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

["Daneo, suspecting something wrong, climbs aboard ship just in time to see Captain Klaugh rush at Dennis.."] (Table of Contents)

Buccaneer / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dennis Stone; Captain Klaugh; Daneo
Synopsis:
Dennis confronts the governor.

Indexer Notes

Baily listed as writer by Jerry Bails

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Superman
    Superman
  3. 2. [The Night Raiders]
    Masked Ranger
  4. 3. Football Passing
    The Sports-teacher
  5. 4. [San Columbo]
    Gary Hawkes
  6. 5. [Neglecting to Salute]
    Wing Brady
  7. 6. Touchdown
  8. 7. [Boat Chase]
    Johnnie Law
  9. 8. King Phillip II and William of Orange
    Magic Crystal of History
  10. 9. ["The Dictator was murdered!!"]
    Red Logan
  11. 10. ["No Fishing In Lake"]
    Ginger Snap
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Puzzletrix
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Peekin at Pictures
  14. 13. Mystery of the Hunting Lodge
    Detective Sergeant Carey
  15. 14. ["Hurry Junior or you'll be late for school"]
    Just Like Junior
  16. 15. Foiling the Air Pirates
    Rex Darrell
  17. 16. ["SOS SOS USS Georgianna on fire-- Hurry can't hold out much longer"]
    Lt. Bob Neal of Sub 662
  18. 17. ["Calling Car K-- Street fight at 278 Scovill Ave."]
    Radio Squad
  19. 18. ["Daneo, suspecting something wrong, climbs aboard ship just in time to see Captain Klaugh rush at Dennis.."]
    Buccaneer
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