(June 1939)

DC, 1936 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1939-04-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
Color:
Full Color, Duotone, and Black and White (#9-46 or 47); Full Color (#47 or 48 onwards)
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint Interior, Paper Covers (#9-11); Glossy Covers (#12 onwards)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 422128.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?

Characters:
Two guys (vs. an octopus)

[The Kidnapping of Jeanne Fitchard: Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Wing Brady / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
I: Jean Fitchard, Princess Anda Gombi; V: Manada, Sindu, and their gang (I for all)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mischa Jones, Jr. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mischa Jones (introduction and only appearance)

The Clue of the Lipstick (Table of Contents)

Detective Sergeant Carey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Denohee
Pencils:
Joe Denohee
Inks:
Joe Denohee
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Red Scarpo (introduction, villain)

[The Gold Mine Map: Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Biff Bronson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Sulman
Pencils:
Joseph Sulman (Albert S. Koppy)
Inks:
Joseph Sulman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
V: Chief, Stupid, and Ratsy (I for all); I: Pecky

Cave-In (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Terry Keane
Letters:
typeset

[Danger In San Columbo: Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Gary Hawkes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
V: The Vulcanians

Cardinal Richelieu (Table of Contents)

Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[The Four Pawns: Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Johnnie Law / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
An unnamed guy (Villain, Introduction); Number One (Introduction, Death); Number Two (Introduction, Death); Number Three (Introduction); Number Four (Introduction)

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[In Death Valley: Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Cal 'N' Alec / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab
Inks:
Fred Schwab
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
V: Butch

[Segudora Strikes Again] (Table of Contents)

Flying Fox / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Terry Gilkison
Pencils:
Terry Gilkison
Inks:
Terry Gilkison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
V: Segudora (D?)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Butch the Pup / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab ?
Pencils:
Fred Schwab ?
Inks:
Fred Schwab ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[The Speaking Frog: Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Marg'ry Daw / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
V: Stephen Dean; GS: Ahm

[Rescue Mission] (Table of Contents)

Lt. Bob Neal / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
B. Hirsch
Pencils:
Russ Lehman
Inks:
Russ Lehman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

[The Invisible Terror] (Table of Contents)

Radio Squad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
The Invisible Terror (Villain, Introduction, Death)

[Dr. Killmen of Castle Terror: Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Buccaneer / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bernard Baily
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
V: Dr. Killmen
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [The Kidnapping of Jeanne Fitchard: Part 1]
    Wing Brady
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mischa Jones, Jr.
  4. 3. The Clue of the Lipstick
    Detective Sergeant Carey
  5. 4. [The Gold Mine Map: Part 1]
    Biff Bronson
  6. 5. Cave-In
  7. 6. [Danger In San Columbo: Part 2]
    Gary Hawkes
  8. 7. Cardinal Richelieu
    Magic Crystal of History
  9. 8. [The Four Pawns: Part 1]
    Johnnie Law
  10. 9. [In Death Valley: Part 3]
    Cal 'N' Alec
  11. 10. [Segudora Strikes Again]
    Flying Fox
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Butch the Pup
  13. 12. [The Speaking Frog: Part 3]
    Marg'ry Daw
  14. 13. [Rescue Mission]
    Lt. Bob Neal
  15. 14. [The Invisible Terror]
    Radio Squad
  16. 15. [Dr. Killmen of Castle Terror: Part 2]
    Buccaneer
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