(June 1947)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, 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

Issue Notes

Issue includes Capt. Tootsie ad by C. C. Beck.


The Crime Parade (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Craig Delich revised inker credit (November 2005) and penciler credit (May 2009). Inker credit previously given to Charles Paris, Lew Sayre Schwartz penciler credit removed, as he said he was not involved in this cover.

The Crime Parade (Table of Contents)

Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; William River (diamond merchant); Horace Holly (millionaire hobbyist); The Joker (villain); Joker's gang (villains)
Synopsis:
The Joker tests the wits of the Dynamic Duo by a crime spree, each day's caper based on what the "Tune of the Day" was on radio.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Signal; Batplane; Gotham City

Indexer Notes

Splash page replicates the cover.

Inker credit up-dated by Craig Delich (November, 2005), previously given to Charles Paris.

Penciler credit revised to eliminate Lew Sayre Schwartz, who said he did not work on this story.

The Crime Express! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Harris (signed)
Inks:
Lee Harris (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Air Wave [Larry Jordan]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Honest Willy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Phil Berube
Pencils:
Phil Berube
Inks:
Phil Berube
Colors:
?
Letters:
Phil Berube

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Honest Willy

Indexer Notes

Writer and letterer credits added by Craig Delich 5-30-09.

Knock Out (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Carter (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Chief Hot Foot

Shorty of the Royal Mounted (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Pencil credit revised by Jerry Bails. Previously credited to Howard Sherman.

Assignment in London (Table of Contents)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
The Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Andre Chavard; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett; Brooklyn [Dan Turpin]]
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Crime Parade
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Crime Parade
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. The Crime Express!
    Air Wave
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Honest Willy
  5. 4. Knock Out
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Chief Hot Foot
  7. 6. Shorty of the Royal Mounted
    Slam Bradley
  8. 7. Assignment in London
    The Boy Commandos
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Peets
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