(August 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

The House That Was Held For Ransom! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Sprang
Inks:
Dick Sprang
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Joker
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Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Sprang.

The House That Was Held for Ransom (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon (verified by Sprang)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; J. Bullion Stickney; Dodder; The Joker (villain)
Synopsis:
The Joker turns the tables on logic, holding a home for ransom instead of people. And to top it off, it all is one giant trap for the Batman.
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Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Smash Your Baggage (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 (Nov. 2005). Previously credited also as John Daly?

Crime's Henchman (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Lowry (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

[no title indexed] (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 by Craig Delich.

The Floating Evil (Table of Contents)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
The Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Alfy; Andre; Brooklyn; Jan]

Of Mice and Muggs (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]
Editing
Edits to this Issue are currently awaiting review by a GCD Editor

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The House That Was Held For Ransom!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. The House That Was Held for Ransom
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. Smash Your Baggage
    Slam Bradley
  4. 3. Crime's Henchman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Three-Ring Binks
  6. 5. The Floating Evil
    The Boy Commandos
  7. 6. Of Mice and Muggs
    Air Wave
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