(February 1939)

DC, 1937 Series
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Volume:
[2]
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1939-01-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
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

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date and volume number found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 1. Second class permit. Copyright number 408865.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?

Genre:
crime
Keywords:
bondage; counterfeiting; printing presses

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cleo and Clancy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Persian Jewel Mystery (Table of Contents)

Speed Saunders / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Fence Borden (Villain, Introduction); Nora Dobson (Villain, Introduction); Harry Karr (Villain, Introduction)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Oscar the Gumshoe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[The Model Murder Mystery: Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Larry Steele / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Ely
Pencils:
Will Ely
Inks:
Will Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Maurice Du Val (villain, introduction); Maxine Beaumont (introduction, death); Lucille Beaumont (introduction, death); Yvonne Beaumont

[The Ace Foundry Sabotage] (Table of Contents)

Cosmo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sven Elven
Inks:
Sven Elven
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Radsky (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

story in red, white, and black

[Subterfuge at Sea] (Table of Contents)

Spy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Shuster Shop
Inks:
Shuster Shop
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jones (villain, introduction, death); crew of the WHIRLWIND (villains, introduction, death)

[The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu: Part 8] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Fu Manchu / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sax Rohmer
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

strip reprints; adapted from THE INSIDIOUS DR. FU MANCHU by Sax Rohmer

The Old Grey House (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Terry Keane
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Tony Sparta and the River Gang] (Table of Contents)

Crimson Avenger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Chambers?
Pencils:
Jim Chambers
Inks:
Jim Chambers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Tony Sparta (villain, introduction); the River Gang (villains, introduction); Sin Lu (villain, introduction)

Back from the Dead [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Bruce Nelson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Jeff Virdone (villain, introduction)

Paper Trail (Table of Contents)

Buck Marshall / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Gene Carley (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

story in red, white, and black

[In Two Billion A.D.: Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Shuster Shop
Inks:
Shuster Shop
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Iron Fingers (villain, introduction); a tyrant (villain, introduction, death); the bird-man (villain, death); the plant-man (villain, death); the orange guy (villain, introduction); Prof. Kenton (guest-star)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Arthur W. Nugent
Pencils:
Arthur W. Nugent
Inks:
Arthur W. Nugent
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

may be out of order in this book

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Crime Never Pays / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Vincent
Pencils:
Don Vincent
Inks:
Don Vincent
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

May be out of order in this book.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Cleo and Clancy
  3. 2. The Persian Jewel Mystery
    Speed Saunders
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Oscar the Gumshoe
  5. 4. [The Model Murder Mystery: Part 1]
    Larry Steele
  6. 5. [The Ace Foundry Sabotage]
    Cosmo
  7. 6. [Subterfuge at Sea]
    Spy
  8. 7. [The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu: Part 8]
    Dr. Fu Manchu
  9. 8. The Old Grey House
  10. 9. [Tony Sparta and the River Gang]
    Crimson Avenger
  11. 10. Back from the Dead [Part 1]
    Bruce Nelson
  12. 11. Paper Trail
    Buck Marshall
  13. 12. [In Two Billion A.D.: Part 2]
    Slam Bradley
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Puzzles
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Crime Never Pays
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