(May 1946)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints:

Coaltown, U.S.A. (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Win Mortimer [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Win Mortimer [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Emma Dodd; Sally McGraw; John McGraw; Todd Reed; Julius Reed (villain); Kale (villain)
Synopsis:
A greedy mine owner gets on the wrong side of the people in his community by firing the local school teacher and by refusing to institute safe mine conditions for the workers.
Reprints:

The Case of the Unlucky Treasure Hunters! (Table of Contents)

Air Wave / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Air Wave [Larry Jordan]; Static; Wolf Carson;

Turnabout Tactics! (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
John Daly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Slam Bradley; Shorty Morgan; Pearly Culp

Soft Touch (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Martin
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

["Binks! I want you t'meet "Twisto", the greatest contortionist that ever contorted every joint in his body into a perfect facsimile of an octupus backing out of a one-way, dead-end street!"] (Table of Contents)

Three-Ring Binks / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Farr (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Farr (signed)
Inks:
Jack Farr (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Farr

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Three-Ring Binks

["I'm taking up a collection for --"] (Table of Contents)

Scuffy the Tramp / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as Lit Win] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Lit Win] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Scruffy the Tramp

Indexer Notes

Lit-Win was a pen name for an, as yet, unknown artist at DC Comics. Jack Burnley saw him in the DC offices often, but couldn't remember his true name.

Reconversion for Rats (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Steve Brodie
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. Coaltown, U.S.A.
    Batman and Robin
  3. 2. The Case of the Unlucky Treasure Hunters!
    Air Wave
  4. 3. Turnabout Tactics!
    Slam Bradley
  5. 4. Soft Touch
  6. 5. ["Binks! I want you t'meet "Twisto", the greatest contortionist that ever contorted every joint in his body into a perfect facsimile of an octupus backing out of a one-way, dead-end street!"]
    Three-Ring Binks
  7. 6. ["I'm taking up a collection for --"]
    Scuffy the Tramp
  8. 7. Reconversion for Rats
    The Boy Commandos
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  • Allen Ross
  • Per Sandell
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