(November 1944)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Jack Schiff; Whitney Ellsworth (editor-in-chief)
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)

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

Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Dick Sprang
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Sprang.

One Night of Crime! (Table of Contents)

Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Ed Kressy (layouts); Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Sprang

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; un-named sightseeing bus driver; Mary Dale (actress); Victor Clement (playwriter and producer); Johnny Reid; Eddie Barton; "Tiger" Ragland (villain); Dutch (villain); Frenchy Lavois (villain); Lefty (villain)
Synopsis:
The stories of four people are intertwined with a notorious criminal who, along with his gang, hijack a bus they are riding on.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Gotham City; Rubberneck Tour

Indexer Notes

Layout penciller and letterer verified by Dick Sprang. This story was prepared in 1941 and stored away in case Bob Kane was drafted.

Air Wave Joins the Underworld (Table of Contents)

Air Wave / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
George Roussos

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Air Wave [Larry Jordan]

[Hands-Free Hat Tipper] (Table of Contents)

Handy Andy / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Farr
Pencils:
Jack Farr
Inks:
Jack Farr
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Farr

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Handy Andy

Indexer Notes

Writer and letterer credits added by Craig Delich 4-18-09.

Mission of Errors (Table of Contents)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
The Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Alfy Twidgett; Andre Chavard; Jan Haasan; Brooklyn [Dan Turpin]]

The Champ (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Eddie Bell (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

The 2nd page is found on the inside back cover.

Escapola the Great (Table of Contents)

Three-Ring Binks / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Farr
Pencils:
Jack Farr
Inks:
Jack Farr
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Farr

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Three-Ring Binks; Escapola

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

The Hand Is Quicker Than the Eye (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 7.66 pages (report information)

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

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. One Night of Crime!
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. Air Wave Joins the Underworld
    Air Wave
  4. 3. [Hands-Free Hat Tipper]
    Handy Andy
  5. 4. Mission of Errors
    The Boy Commandos
  6. 5. The Champ
  7. 6. Escapola the Great
    Three-Ring Binks
  8. 7. The Hand Is Quicker Than the Eye
    Slam Bradley
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Peets
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Jerry Bails (R.I.P.)
  • Carl Gafford
  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Chris Launder
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Bowen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mark Gordon
  • Max Capp
  • Ed Boner