(April 1953)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1953-02-25
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Stolen Bank! (Table of Contents)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Now More Than Ever (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

House of Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Stolen Bank (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Bob Kane
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Woolfolk script credit per his record books, via Martin O'Hearn's blog: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/07/woolfolk-records-195210.html. Penciller credit verified by Craig Delich; we previously credited Dick Sprang.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Quick Quiz / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
H. T. Elmo
Pencils
H. T. Elmo
Inks
H. T. Elmo
Colors
?
Letters
H. T. Elmo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where did the wooden Indians outside of tobacco shops originate?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Superman Says: "People Are People!" (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; superhero

The Man in Ice! (Table of Contents: 6)

Impossible-- But True / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Sherman ?; Bruno Premiani ?
Inks
Howard Sherman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'd like to see my pal Mike, who's in jail!
Genre
humor
Reprints

The Crime Collector (Table of Contents: 11)

Robotman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Carmine Infantino (plot); Jack Miller
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Moe Worthman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credits verfied by Jerry Bails. Art credits by Craig Delich. We previously suggested Joe Certa as inker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
H'ya, Jerry. Say I've got a date tonight...
Genre
humor
Reprints

Extinguishing the Firebugs (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as John Marlowe]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Return of the Killers! (Table of Contents: 14)

Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Leonard Starr
Inks
Leonard Starr
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits per Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bill Starts an Air Rifle Club (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Stolen Bank!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Now More Than Ever
    House of Mystery
  3. 2. The Stolen Bank
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. ["Where did the wooden Indians outside of tobacco shops originate?"]
    Quick Quiz
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  6. 5. Superman Says: "People Are People!"
    Superman
  7. 6. The Man in Ice!
    Impossible-- But True
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. ["Gosh, they stopped Pud on the goal line again!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. ["I'd like to see my pal Mike, who's in jail!"]
    Casey the Cop
  12. 11. The Crime Collector
    Robotman
  13. 12. ["H'ya, Jerry. Say I've got a date tonight..."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  14. 13. Extinguishing the Firebugs
  15. 14. Return of the Killers!
    Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  17. 16. Bill Starts an Air Rifle Club
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Matthew Peets
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Head
  • Arthur Lortie
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
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