(January 1949)

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:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
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

The Pied Piper of Peril! (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Jerry Bails and Craig Delich.

The Pied Piper of Peril! (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]; Commissioner James Gordon; The Pied Piper (villain); Pied Piper's gang (villains)
Synopsis:
The Pied Piper returns to continue his criminal activities of committing a series of "pipe" crimes, each with a pipe related to the victim's name!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Signal; Batmobile; Daily Gazette; Farmer's Bank; Gotham City; Gotham Record; Ye Olde Pipe Shoppe

Robotman Versus the Baffler! (Table of Contents)

Robotman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jimmy Thompson
Inks:
Jimmy Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robotman [Robert Crane, aka Paul Dennis]; The Baffler (villain)

Low Man on a Barber Pole! (Table of Contents)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Inker credit revised by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005). Inker credit previously given to John Daly.

Secret Codes Are All Around You (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Lysing (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Five Weapons That Shook the World! (Table of Contents)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Daffy; Doodle

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

This feature is out of order.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Pied Piper of Peril!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Pied Piper of Peril!
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. Robotman Versus the Baffler!
    Robotman
  4. 3. Low Man on a Barber Pole!
    Slam Bradley
  5. 4. Secret Codes Are All Around You
  6. 5. The Five Weapons That Shook the World!
    The Boy Commandos
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Daffy & Doodle
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
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