(July-August 1944)

DC, 1936 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
bi-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; Dover and Clover / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Cliff Young ? (GA & Speedy); Henry Boltinoff (Dover & Clover)
Inks:
Cliff Young ? (GA & Speedy); Henry Boltinoff (Dover & Clover)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy; Dover; Clover

Cartoons of Crime (Table of Contents)

Spectre / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Percival Popp; Paul Binny; Rollin' Rodent; Willie the Wolf; Dinky the Elephant
Synopsis:
Percival has to guard the payroll at a cartoon studio.
Keywords:
magic; occult

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Martin O'Hearn.

The Fabulous Fawn (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Phineas Trippe (Villain); Alf (hood); Bart (hood)
Keywords:
Arrowcar

Indexer Notes

Arrowplane now called Arrowcar. Not one of the regular writers. Most resembles Alvin Schwartz, unless its somebody I've never heard of. (Bob Hughes).

Tall, Slim and Handsome (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Doc Filch (Villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Martin O'Hearn.

The Whirlwind Wig Hunt (Table of Contents)

Dover and Clover / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dover and Clover

Framed (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Trent (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

The Bashful King of Crime (Table of Contents)

Doctor Fate / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Inks:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Fate [Kent Nelson]; Stumpy Small (Villain); Henry Halfpint
Synopsis:
Dr. Fate thinks he is seeing double when a young kid, found at the scene of a crime, is instead an exact double for a wanted criminal.
Reprints:
Keywords:
magic; occult

Indexer Notes

Last Golden Age appearance. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 12-27-07.

Treasure of the Deep (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Phineas Blodgett; Sponsler (villain)
Synopsis:
Phineas Blodgett tries to extract gold from sea water. Sponsler thinks he can use the method for crime.

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Martin O'Hearn.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Arrow; Dover and Clover
  2. 1. Cartoons of Crime
    Spectre
  3. 2. The Fabulous Fawn
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. Tall, Slim and Handsome
    Johnny Quick
  5. 4. The Whirlwind Wig Hunt
    Dover and Clover
  6. 5. Framed
  7. 6. The Bashful King of Crime
    Doctor Fate
  8. 7. Treasure of the Deep
    Aquaman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Hughes