(August 1950)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (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

The Law of the Iron Road (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

The Law of the Iron Road! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures) (signed); Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; un-named Railroad Protective Association Chief; Kip Naylor (Railroad Protective Association agent); Miss Lawson (actress); Joe (railroad baggage man); Mr. Spangle (circus owner); Melville (villain, Miss Lawson's husband and fake train conductor); Mike (villain); Midge [aka Tim Thumb] (villain, ex-circus midget)
Synopsis:
Batman decides to introduce Robin to the workings of the Railroad Protective Association and both are assigned to work with one of their top agents.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batmobile; Gotham City; Railroad Protective Association

Indexer Notes

Added pencil credit (Kane) by Craig Delich (November 2005) and verified to him by Schwartz.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / cartoon / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop

The Valley of Giant Insects (Table of Contents)

Impossible -- But True / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Barry
Inks:
Dan Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chip / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Chip

The Disjointed Robotman (Table of Contents)

Robotman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Cooke
Inks:
Tom Cooke
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robotman [Robert Crane, aka Paul Dennis]

Indexer Notes

Revised art credits verified by Jerry Bails (November 2005), previously given to Frank Bolle.

Why You Are You (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Earl Smith
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shorty

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ton O' Fun / cartoon / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Cowboys and Indians! (Table of Contents)

Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Leonard Starr ?
Inks:
Leonard Starr ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Pow-Wow Smith

Indexer Notes

Revised art credits from Jerry Bails (November 2005), previously given to Bruno Premiani.

Writer credit by Craig Delich, verified by the Who's Who.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ton O' Fun / cartoon / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Job Counselor (Table of Contents)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Law of the Iron Road
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Law of the Iron Road!
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. The Valley of Giant Insects
    Impossible -- But True
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Chip
  6. 5. The Disjointed Robotman
    Robotman
  7. 6. Why You Are You
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Shorty
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Ton O' Fun
  10. 9. Cowboys and Indians!
    Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Ton O' Fun
  12. 11. Job Counselor
    Superboy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Matthew Peets
  • Peter Croome
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