(December 1944-January 1945)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby [as Kirby] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Simon] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman; Sandy; Starman (inset)
Reprints:

The Riddle of the Rembrandt (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Sandy [Sandy Hawkins]; Goro (villain); Pork Barrel Repp (villain)
Synopsis:
Wes and Sandy, while visiting a museum, discover a fake Rembrandt hanging on the wall, so Wes offers to buy the piece from the curator. When this piece is stolen from the Dodd's residence, the Sandman discovers that a criminal artist has been hired to touch-up real Rembrandts, then buy them as fakes, thus benefiting the felon behind the scenes.

Indexer Notes

Artist identification made by Jerry Bails on 2000-2-9.

Victory Makes Hay (Table of Contents)

The Shining Knight / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Shining Knight [Sir Justin]

The Professor Plays Safe (Table of Contents)

Starman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Emil Gershwin
Inks:
Emil Gershwin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Starman [Ted Knight]; Professor Lathrop Q. Barnes; G. Granville Lathrop; Terrible Toby (villain); Spike (villain)
Synopsis:
Professor Barnes is on his way to the annual Astronomer's Convention, but accidently attends the Eastern Banker's Convention and is locked in a supposed burglar-proof safe. When Barnes fails to show up at the Astronomer's Convention, Ted Knight switches to Starman to look for the missing professor.
Reprints:

The Honest Crook (Table of Contents)

Genius Jones / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Genius Jones

Conquest Doesn't Pay (Table of Contents)

Mike Gibbs, Guerilla / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Maurice Del Bourgo
Inks:
Maurice Del Bourgo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Mike Gibbs

Indexer Notes

Writer/art credits verified by Jerry Bails.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Sandman
  2. 1. The Riddle of the Rembrandt
    The Sandman
  3. 2. Victory Makes Hay
    The Shining Knight
  4. 3. The Professor Plays Safe
    Starman
  5. 4. The Honest Crook
    Genius Jones
  6. 5. Conquest Doesn't Pay
    Mike Gibbs, Guerilla
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