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(November 1939)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1939-09-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

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 4. Second class permit. Copyright number 432357.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Guardineer [as Guardineer] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer [as Guardineer] (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
aviation
Reprints:
Keywords:
biplanes

[Superman's Super-Campaign] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Paul Cassidy [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Inks:
Paul Cassidy ? [as Joe Shuster] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Gene Powers; George Taylor (unnamed); Senator Hastings; Trixie (Villain); Hamilton (editor of the Morning Herald, villain)
Synopsis:
Superman investigates and halts the activities of a "yellow journalist" editor who is blackmailing noted officials.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The last panel features the cover and ad for New York World's Fair Comics for 1939. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 8-16-08.

[Old Elias] (Table of Contents)

Pep Morgan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer [as Gene Baxter] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer [as Gene Baxter] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Pep Morgan

Indexer Notes

Writer credit added by Craig Delich 8-16-08.

[The Frame] (Table of Contents)

Chuck Dawson / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Homer Fleming [as H. Fleming] (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming [as H. Fleming] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Chuck Dawson

[The Cult of the Tiger, Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Clip Carson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Clip Carson

Flying Fool (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox ?; Vince Sullivan ? [as Terry Keane] (signed)
Pencils:
? (spot illos)
Inks:
? (spot illos)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation

[The Return of the Gorrah, Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Tex Thomson / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Fitch ?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bernard Baily

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Tex Thomson; V: the Gorrah

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 8-16-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tiny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tiny

Indexer Notes

Writer and letterer credits added by Craig Delich 8-16-08.

[The Captured Planes] (Table of Contents)

Three Aces / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bert Christman [as Christopher] (signed)
Inks:
Bert Christman [as Christopher] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Three Aces [Fog Fortune; Gunner Bill; Whistler Will] (introduction, origin)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Facts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Papp
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Writer credit added by Craig Delich 8-16-08.

The Atlantis Mystery (Table of Contents)

Zatara Master Magician / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Zatara
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [Superman's Super-Campaign]
    Superman
  3. 2. [Old Elias]
    Pep Morgan
  4. 3. [The Frame]
    Chuck Dawson
  5. 4. [The Cult of the Tiger, Part 2]
    Clip Carson
  6. 5. Flying Fool
  7. 6. [The Return of the Gorrah, Part 2]
    Tex Thomson
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tiny
  9. 8. [The Captured Planes]
    Three Aces
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Facts
  11. 10. The Atlantis Mystery
    Zatara Master Magician
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