(September 1943)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor); Bernie Breslauer (actual editor)
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

Destiny's Auction! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Robinson
Inks:
Jerry Robinson
Colors:
?
Letters:
George Roussos

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Good Books Worth Reading / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Josette Frank ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Keywords:
book review

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Destiny's Auction (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Jerry Robinson
Inks:
Jerry Robinson
Colors:
?
Letters:
George Roussos

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Madame Calagra (seeress); Judy O'Casson (a dramatist); Tremaine Wentworth (actor); Mrs. Midge (Judy's landlady); Diamond Pete Ransome (villain); Ransome's gang [Lefty; other un-named] (villains)
Synopsis:
Three people, who visit a gypsy fortune teller, have their fates read, and it seems to the positive. However, negative situations befall each of them, with each of them leaving their belongings in a trunk. Batman and Robin follow these individuals as they buy what they believe to be their trunks back at auction, thus, in a round-about way, fulfilling the fortunes of the seer they all once visited.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Gotham City; Gotham Gazette

Two Tickets to Trouble (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 7.66 pages (report information)

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

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

The Case of the Advertising Crook (Table of Contents)

The Crimson Avenger / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pierce Rice
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Crimson Avenger [Lee Travis]; Wing; Adder (villain, introduction)

Return to Pride (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Carter (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Title provided by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005).

The Tenderfoot Gets Tough (Table of Contents)

Air Wave / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
George Roussos (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos (signed)
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
George Roussos

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Air Wave [Larry Jordan]; Static; Spur Sanders; Zeke Mullins

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Life's Little Laffs / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Houlihan (signed)
Pencils:
Ray Houlihan (signed)
Inks:
Ray Houlihan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ray Houlihan

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 4-10-09.

Time Marches Bow-Legged (Table of Contents)

History / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 4-10-09.

The Duce Gets a Hotfoot (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Destiny's Auction!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Good Books Worth Reading
  3. 2. Destiny's Auction
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. Two Tickets to Trouble
    Slam Bradley
  5. 4. The Case of the Advertising Crook
    The Crimson Avenger
  6. 5. Return to Pride
  7. 6. The Tenderfoot Gets Tough
    Air Wave
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Life's Little Laffs
  9. 8. Time Marches Bow-Legged
    History
  10. 9. The Duce Gets a Hotfoot
    The Boy Commandos
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