(May 1939)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
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

[none] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Richard Flanagan
Inks:
John Richard Flanagan
Colors:
?

Genre:
jungle
Synopsis:
Leopard leaping at man

Indexer Notes

Art previously credited to Creig Flessel; changed per Scott Bonagofsky, 4/19/2007, from results of his discussions with Creig Flessel.

[The Suicide of Major Duval: Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Winiarski
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski
Inks:
Ed Winiarski
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Maj. Andre Duval (introduction, death); Count Guniff (villain, introduction)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Woe Is Me / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Charles Biro
Pencils:
Charles Biro
Inks:
Charles Biro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

only appearance

[Theft of the Volker Plans] (Table of Contents)

Inspector Kent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Newman (signed)
Pencils:
George Newman (signed)
Inks:
George Newman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Inspector Kent; The Colonel; The Raven (villain); Captain Sutter; Agent K-4
Synopsis:
The Raven stages an air attack over the city of Kurtzberg to mask his theft of the secret Volker Plans. Kent joins forces with Undercover Agent K-4 of the Bureau of Intelligence to infiltrate the Raven's secret headquarters and retrieve the plans.
Keywords:
air attack; England; espionage; Scotland Yard

Indexer Notes

Last appearance. The Inspector Kent feature previously appeared in Detective Comics, (DC, 1937 series) #19 (September 1938) and #22 (December 1938). Apparently an inventory fill-in for Cotton Carver, which was also by George Newman. Synopsis and some other information by Art Lortie (2013-02-05).

[The Killing of Judge Thompson] (Table of Contents)

Federal Men / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Benny Saunders (villain, introduction); Judge Thompson (introduction, death)

[The God of the Ruby Eye: Part 12] (Table of Contents)

Tod Hunter / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dante (villain)

Indexer Notes

last appearance. black, white, and red

[A Playboy In King Arthur's Court: Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Don Coyote / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stockton
Pencils:
Stockton
Inks:
Stockton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[The Armored Truck Robbery] (Table of Contents)

Steve Malone / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Don Lynch
Inks:
Don Lynch
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Steve Malone, D. A. (introduction)

Indexer Notes

"black, white, and red"

Emergency Case (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Anthony
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Battle With Tartars] (Table of Contents)

Captain Desmo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Winiarski
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski
Inks:
Ed Winiarski
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

"black, white, and red"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Professor Doolittle / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[Mystery of the Exploding Ships] (Table of Contents)

Tom Brent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

black and white

[The Rebel Pancho Velez] (Table of Contents)

Skip Schuyler / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Pancho Velez (villain, introduction)

[The Pirate Ship: Part 13] (Table of Contents)

Rusty and His Pals / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Long Sin (villain); Ebenezer Slade (villain); Duchess (guest)

[Wang Ku of Shanghai] (Table of Contents)

Anchors Aweigh! / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Guardineeer
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Wang Ku (villain, introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [none]
  2. 1. [The Suicide of Major Duval: Part 1]
    Barry O'Neill
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Woe Is Me
  4. 3. [Theft of the Volker Plans]
    Inspector Kent
  5. 4. [The Killing of Judge Thompson]
    Federal Men
  6. 5. [The God of the Ruby Eye: Part 12]
    Tod Hunter
  7. 6. [A Playboy In King Arthur's Court: Part 2]
    Don Coyote
  8. 7. [The Armored Truck Robbery]
    Steve Malone
  9. 8. Emergency Case
  10. 9. [Battle With Tartars]
    Captain Desmo
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Professor Doolittle
  12. 11. [Mystery of the Exploding Ships]
    Tom Brent
  13. 12. [The Rebel Pancho Velez]
    Skip Schuyler
  14. 13. [The Pirate Ship: Part 13]
    Rusty and His Pals
  15. 14. [Wang Ku of Shanghai]
    Anchors Aweigh!
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