(November-December 1945)

DC, 1936 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy; Dover and Clover / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Stan Kaye
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; humor
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Dover; Clover
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover art identification of Henry Boltinoff by Craig Delich. Bob Hughes thinks it's by Stan Kaye. Gene Reed also believes the cover to be by Stan Kaye as evidenced by the dog that appears on many of Stan Kaye's covers.

Consultant in Crime (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Maurice del Bourgo
Inks:
Maurice del Bourgo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; The Specialist (villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes.

Crimes on Delivery! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron [as Jerry Siegel] (signed)
Pencils:
Marvin Stein [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks:
Marvin Stein [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Daffy Dilbert; Ezra Bicker; Mr. Migraine (villain, owner of milk delivery company); Spud (villain)
Synopsis:
Saddened by being turned down as a reporter on the school newspaper, The Student Star, Daffy overhears information regarding a milk racket, which is considered a threat to the peace and health of the community, and reports it as an expose in the next edition. At first, the story apparently backfires in Daffy's face, but Superboy soon discovers the truth in it.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn.

Look Out Below (Table of Contents)

Dover and Clover / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

Weather Prophet (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Carter
Letters:
typeset

The Outlaw's Outing (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin [as Mort Morton Jr.]
Inks:
Mort Meskin [as Mort Morton Jr.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts; Whitey LeBlanc; Phineas P. Pottsby (villain); Bill Bray (villain)
Synopsis:
Lawyer Pottsby runs the Protective Order of Triggermen, Torchmen, Safecrackers, Burglars and Yeggs. Guaranteed to keep you out of prison, for a price.

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

The Liar Who Told the Truth (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Captain Ligh (villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes.

How Thom McAn Rescued the Doomed Liner with his Magic Bazooka-Shoes (Table of Contents)

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos ?
Inks:
George Roussos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy; Dover and Clover
  2. 1. Consultant in Crime
    Green Arrow
  3. 2. Crimes on Delivery!
    Superboy
  4. 3. Look Out Below
    Dover and Clover
  5. 4. Weather Prophet
  6. 5. The Outlaw's Outing
    Johnny Quick
  7. 6. The Liar Who Told the Truth
    Aquaman
  8. 7. How Thom McAn Rescued the Doomed Liner with his Magic Bazooka-Shoes
    Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Hughes