(December 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
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 Man With a Million Faces! (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 Man With a Million Faces! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Sprang [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Hubert Harper (movie star); John Gillen [aka "the Man With a Million Faces"] (ex-convict); Mr. Corkin (jewelry salesman); Carey (villain, circus prop man); Withers (villain, circus prop man)
Synopsis:
An ex-con, John Gillen, working with the Carson Circus and billed as "The Man With a Million Faces," astounds the public with his ability to visually imitate anyone. However, the Dynamic Duo discover two employees at the circus are using this fact to commit crimes and blame them on him.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Signal; Batmobile; Carson Circus; Gotham City

[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 Machine From Which No Man Can Hide! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
detective-mystery

The Robot Robberies! (Table of Contents)

Robotman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias ?
Inks:
Lee Elias ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

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

Your United Nations at Work (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Of Sailing Ships and Wax (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Pete

The Indian Who Had to Get Rich! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Bruno Premiani
Inks:
Bruno Premiani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Pow-Wow Smith

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Man With a Million Faces!
    Batman; Robin
  2. 1. The Man With a Million Faces!
    Batman With Robin the Boy Wonder
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Casey the Cop
  4. 3. The Machine From Which No Man Can Hide!
    Impossible -- But True
  5. 4. The Robot Robberies!
    Robotman
  6. 5. Your United Nations at Work
  7. 6. Of Sailing Ships and Wax
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Little Pete
  9. 8. The Indian Who Had to Get Rich!
    Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • 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