(August 1939)

DC, 1936 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1939-06-28
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 and volume number found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 3. Second class permit. Copyright number 422129.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?

Characters:
Man; boy (riding log in flood)

[The Kidnapping of Jeanne Fitchard: Part 3] (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:
GS: Jeanne Fitchard

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rex / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

The Mystery of the Missing Model (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Joe Donohoes
Pencils:
Joe Donohoe
Inks:
Joe Donohoe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Milo (intro, villain)

[The Matchwell Pearls] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
V: Patou (I)

Incident In China (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Anthony
Letters:
typeset

[The Westchester Gang] (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: Bull Velaz and his gang (I for all)

Indexer Notes

last appearance

James II of England (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 Snipers] (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:
V: A sniper (I)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

This Doggone World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Last (Golden Age) appearance.

[Sabotaged By the Air Pirates] (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: A-X (I)

[In Death Valley: Part 4] (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

[The Speaking Frog: Part 5] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
V: The Speaking Frog

Indexer Notes

last appearance

In Peril [Part 1] (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

[Hideout In the Woods] (Table of Contents)

Sergeant O'Malley of the Red Coat Patrol / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Lehti
Pencils:
Jack Lehti
Inks:
Jack Lehti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
I: Black Hawk (an Indian)

Indexer Notes

With this issue, the feature, Red Coat Patrol, changes its name to Sergeant O'Malley of the Red Coat Patrol

[Dr. Killmen of Castle Terror: Part 4] (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 3]
    Wing Brady
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Rex
  4. 3. The Mystery of the Missing Model
    Detective Sergeant Carey
  5. 4. [The Matchwell Pearls]
    Biff Bronson
  6. 5. Incident In China
  7. 6. [The Westchester Gang]
    Gary Hawkes
  8. 7. James II of England
    Magic Crystal of History
  9. 8. [The Snipers]
    Radio Squad
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    This Doggone World
  11. 10. [Sabotaged By the Air Pirates]
    Flying Fox
  12. 11. [In Death Valley: Part 4]
    Cal 'N' Alec
  13. 12. [The Speaking Frog: Part 5]
    Marg'ry Daw
  14. 13. In Peril [Part 1]
    Lt. Bob Neal
  15. 14. [Hideout In the Woods]
    Sergeant O'Malley of the Red Coat Patrol
  16. 15. [Dr. Killmen of Castle Terror: Part 4]
    Buccaneer
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