DC, 1936 Series
 

Series Timeline

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This page attempts to show how the issues in this series were published over time by laying them out in a timeline with alternately gray or white rows roughly corresponding to months. The correspondence is less accurate for bi-monthly, quarterly or annual books. Weekly or other more-frequent-than-monthly issues are simply grouped into the same color row by month.

The timeline feature depends on the key date field to order issues into a timeline. Please note that if the key dates are not filled out to correspond to the publication months of the issues, then the timeline will not be accurate.

Not all issues in this series have key dates, so not all can be sorted into a timeline. The following issues can be sorted:

Key Date Pub. Date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency
1936-03-00 March-April 1936 1 9 More Fun, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1936-04-00                
1936-05-10 May 1936 1 10 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1936-06-00                
1936-07-10 July 1936 1 11 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1936-08-10 August 1936 1 12 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1936-09-00 September 1936 2 1 [13] More Fun, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1936-10-10 October 1936 2 2 [14] ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1936-11-00 November 1936 2 3 [15] Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1936-12-00 December 1936 2 4 (16) Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1937-01-00 January 1937 2 5 (17) Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1937-02-10 February 1937 ? 18 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1937-03-00 March 1937 2 7 (19) Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1937-04-00                
1937-05-00 May 1937 2 8 (20) Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1937-06-00 June 1937 2 9 (21) Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1937-07-00 July 1937 2 10 (22) Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1937-08-00 August 1937 2 11 (23) Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1937-09-00 September 1937 2 12 (24) Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1937-10-00 October 1937 3 1 (25) Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1937-11-00 November 1937 ? 26 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1937-12-00 December 1937 3 3 (27) ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1938-01-00 January 1938   28 Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1938-02-00 February 1938   29 Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1938-03-10 March-April 1938   30 A.I. Menin, rec. Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1938-04-00                
1938-05-00 May 1938 ? 31 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1938-06-10 June 1938 ? 32 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1938-07-10 July 1938   33 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1938-08-10 August 1938   34 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1938-09-10 September 1938   35 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1938-10-10 October 1938   36 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1938-11-00 November 1938   37 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1938-12-10 December 1938   38 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1939-01-10 January 1939   39 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1939-02-10 February 1939   40 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1939-03-00 March 1939   41 Detective Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1939-04-10 April 1939 ? 42 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1939-05-10 May 1939 ? 43 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1939-06-10 June 1939 ? 44 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1939-07-10 July 1939 ? 45 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1939-08-10 August 1939 ? 46 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1939-09-00 September 1939   47 ?   68 0.10 USD monthly
1939-10-10 October 1939 ? 48 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1939-11-10 November 1939 ? 49 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1939-12-10 December 1939 ? 50 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1940-01-10 January 1940 ? 51 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1940-02-10 February 1940 ? 52 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1940-03-10 March 1940 ? 53 ?   68 0.10 USD ?
1940-04-10 April 1940 ? 54 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-05-10 May 1940 ? 55 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-06-00 June 1940   56 Detective Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-07-00 July 1940 ? 57 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-08-10 August 1940 ? 58 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-09-10 September 1940 ? 59 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-10-10 October 1940 ? 60 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-11-10 November 1940 ? 61 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-12-10 December 1940 ? 62 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-01-00 January 1941 ? 63 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-02-10 February 1941 ? 64 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-03-10 March 1941 ? 65 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-04-10 April 1941 ? 66 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-05-10 May 1941 ? 67 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-06-10 June 1941 ? 68 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-07-10 July 1941 ? 69 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-08-10 August 1941 ? 70 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-09-10 September 1941 ? 71 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-10-00 October 1941 ? 72 ? A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-11-00 November 1941 ? 73 ? A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-12-10 December 1941   74 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-01-10 January 1942 ? 75 ? A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-02-10 February 1942 ? 76 ? A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-03-10 March 1942   77 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-04-10 April 1942   78 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-05-10 May 1942 ? 79 ? A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-06-10 June 1942   80 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-07-10 July 1942   81 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-08-10 August 1942   82 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-09-10 September 1942   83 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-10-10 October 1942   84 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-11-10 November 1942   85 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-12-10 December 1942   86 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1943-01-10 January 1943   87 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1943-02-10 February 1943   88 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1943-03-00 March 1943   89 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1943-04-00 April 1943   90 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1943-05-00 May-June 1943   91 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1943-06-00                
1943-07-10 July-August 1943   92 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1943-08-00                
1943-09-10 September-October 1943   93 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1943-10-00                
1943-11-10 November-December 1943   94 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1943-12-00                
1944-01-10 January-February 1944   95 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1944-02-00                
1944-03-10 March-April 1944   96 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1944-04-00                
1944-05-00 May-June 1944   97 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1944-06-00                
1944-07-10 July-August 1944   98 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1944-08-00                
1944-09-10 September-October 1944   99 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1944-10-00                
1944-11-00 November-December 1944   100 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1944-12-00                
1945-01-00 January-February 1945   101 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1945-02-00                
1945-03-00 March-April 1945   102 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1945-04-00                
1945-05-00 May-June 1945   103 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1945-06-00                
1945-07-00 July-August 1945   104 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1945-08-00                
1945-09-00 September-October 1945   105 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1945-10-00                
1945-11-00 November-December 1945   106 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1945-12-00                
1946-01-00 January-February 1946   107 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1946-02-00                
1946-03-10 March 1946 ? 108 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-04-00 April 1946 ? 109 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-05-10 May 1946 ? 110 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-06-00 June 1946 ? 111 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-07-10 July 1946   112 Detective Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD monthly
1946-08-00 August 1946 ? 113 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-09-10 September 1946 ? 114 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-10-00 October 1946 ? 115 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-11-10 November 1946 ? 116 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-12-00 December 1946 ? 117 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-01-00 January 1947 ? 118 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-02-00 February 1947 ? 119 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-03-00 March 1947 ? 120 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-04-00 April 1947 ? 121 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-05-00 May 1947 ? 122 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-06-10 June 1947 ? 123 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-07-00 July 1947 ? 124 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-08-00 August 1947 ? 125 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-09-10 September 1947 ? 126 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-10-00                
1947-11-00 November 1947 ? 127 ? A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?

These issues have no key date and cannot be placed in a timeline:

Key Date Pub. Date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency
? 59 [15ยข edition] ? ? 68 ?
? 63 ? ? 68 ?