(April 1948)

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

[A Modern Dr. Jekyll] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

The Umbrellas of Crime! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Jim Mooney [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (villain); Hagen (villain)
Synopsis:
A freak lightning bolt destroys most of the Penguin's trick umbrellas that he was going to use to commit crimes, so he warns Batman he'll commit the crimes anyway, but by using umbrellas that are not umbrellas.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batcave; Gotham City; Gotham City Fair; nose filters; utility belt

Amercrombie and the Urchins (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Story title verified by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005). Inker credit revised by Craig Delich. Previous inker credit was assigned to John Daly.

Calamity, Incorporated (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]

Indexer Notes

Story title verified by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Three-Ring Binks

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Look Before You Leap (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Cliff Rhodes (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Title verified by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005).

The Beast of London (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Story title and penciler verified by Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Homer / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Homer

Indexer Notes

Feature out of order. Story feature verified by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005).

["Gee, teacher is giving us a tough exam tomorrow!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Pete; Dr. Toddings; Pete's mother
Synopsis:
After school, Little Pete's mother sends him to bed, pending a doctor's house visit.

Indexer Notes

Feature out of order. Story feature verified by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [A Modern Dr. Jekyll]
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Umbrellas of Crime!
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. Amercrombie and the Urchins
    Slam Bradley
  4. 3. Calamity, Incorporated
    Air Wave
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Three-Ring Binks
  6. 5. Look Before You Leap
  7. 6. The Beast of London
    The Boy Commandos
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Homer
  9. 8. ["Gee, teacher is giving us a tough exam tomorrow!"]
    Little Pete
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
  • 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
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