(April 1949)

DC, 1941 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 U .S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Cops 'n' Robbers (Table of Contents)

Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Penciller identification revised from Sprang to Mooney by Craig Delich (May, 2005). Inker revision from Paris to Mooney verified by Craig Delich 2010-4-2.

Birthday for Batman! (Table of Contents)

Robin / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon; Vickie Vale; un-named safecrackers (villains); Batmobile
Synopsis:
Dick has a difficult time trying to figure out what to give Bruce for his birthday, so he decides, as Robin, to "steal" a trophy from the Bat-Cave's trophy room, and have Bruce, as Batman, try to track him down and arrest him before that evening's birthday party.
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Fake Fiddler Foiled (Table of Contents)

Adventures of Sam Spade / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Fine ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Sam Spade; Effie

Crime's Aqua-Circus (Table of Contents)

Captain Compass / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp (signed) [as Geo Papp]
Inks:
George Papp (signed) [as Geo Papp]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Captain Compass [Mark Compass]

["?"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Case of the Forged Suicide (Table of Contents)

Perfect Crime Mystery / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Winslow Mortimer
Inks:
Winslow Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Highway Robbery (Table of Contents)

Federal Agent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

["My how thrilling baseball is!"] (Table of Contents)

Peg / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Hobbies and Your (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
Raymond Perry ?
Letters:
typeset

Prisoner of Wildmoor (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed France Herron ?
Pencils:
Fred Ray (signed) [as F RAY]
Inks:
Fred Ray (signed) [as F RAY]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk [Tom Hawk]; Dan Hunter; Peter the Plow-Maker; Ethan Smith; Jonathan Case; Clarence McKay; Gov. Ellis Brockhurst
Synopsis:
Tom investigates conditions inside a colonial prison.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Cops 'n' Robbers
    Robin
  2. 1. Birthday for Batman!
    Robin
  3. 2. Fake Fiddler Foiled
    Adventures of Sam Spade
  4. 3. Crime's Aqua-Circus
    Captain Compass
  5. 4. ["?"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. Case of the Forged Suicide
    Perfect Crime Mystery
  7. 6. Highway Robbery
    Federal Agent
  8. 7. ["My how thrilling baseball is!"]
    Peg
  9. 8. Hobbies and Your
  10. 9. Prisoner of Wildmoor
    Tomahawk
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Veracity
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Jim Walls
  • Mark Gordon