(April 1945)

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]
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Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Sprang.

The King of the Hobos! (Table of Contents)

Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne] [also as Boxcar Bill]; Robin [Dick Grayson] [also as Slugger Junior]; Alfred Pennyworth; Frisco Fred (hobo); Casper Thurbridge (bank President); Silvers Silke (villain); Soapy Waters (villain)
Synopsis:
Batman and Robin go undercover to locate crooks responsible for robbing the home of Casper Thurbridge, and trail them to Paradise Jungle [a home for hobos].....and discover Thurbridge there!
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Keywords:
Batmobile; Paradise Jungle

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich and verified by Sprang (November 2005).

Audacious Alibi (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Revised artist credits by Jerry Bails (November 2005), previously credited also to John Daly ?

[Millimetre-Gun Murphy] (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

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 4-19-09.

Sound Effects by Air Wave (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]

A Slide for Life (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Alton Black (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Found on the 2nd page on the inside back cover.

none (Table of Contents)

Scuffy the Tramp / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as Lit Win] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Lit Win] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Scuffy

Indexer Notes

Lit-Win is a pen name used by an unknown, as yet, artist at DC Comics. Jack Burnley met him several times but couldn't remember his true name.

The Trial of Field Marshal von Augen (Table of Contents)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
The Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Andre; Alfy; Jan; Brooklyn]; Field Marshall von Augen (villain)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The King of the Hobos!
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. Audacious Alibi
    Slam Bradley
  4. 3. [Millimetre-Gun Murphy]
    Three-Ring Binks
  5. 4. Sound Effects by Air Wave
    Air Wave
  6. 5. A Slide for Life
  7. 6. none
    Scuffy the Tramp
  8. 7. The Trial of Field Marshal von Augen
    The Boy Commandos
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • 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