(February 1956)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1955-12-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)

Issue Notes

Newsstand date from the Comic Magazine Publishing Report issue #168, January 1956 by The Dougherty Company. Copyright registration of December 25.

The Outlaw Batman! (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
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Draw Me... (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Outlaw Batman (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Artist credits verified by Craig Delich; we previously credited the pencils to Sheldon Moldoff and suggested Stan Kaye for inks.

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know How to Be a Good Baby-Sitter?" (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown

The Machine That Captured the Past (Table of Contents: 5)

Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Down, boy, down!
Genre
humor
Characters
Shorty
Reprints

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

Winchester Roller Skates / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Casey, will you save all your old magazines for me?
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop
Reprints

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

How to Read Fingerprints (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Escape to the Stars (Table of Contents: 12)

John Jones Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Genre
superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'Onn J'Onzz]; Professor Erdel (cameo, flashback); Captain Harding (introduction); Alex Dunster (villain)
Synopsis
John Jones discovers that Alex Dunster, who acquires and sells scientific and technical items of great value, has gotten hold of the machine that Professor Erdel used to bring J'onn J'onzz from Mars. Jones realizes that if he uses the machine to return to Mars, however, Dunster would be free to continue his criminal ways. So Jones confronts Dunster, but Dunster destroys the machine before surrendering.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Manhunter first uses his powers to see through walls.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Cheerful Card / Cheerful House Cards and Stationery / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Dean Studios; Movyland Studios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Company Cloverine Brand Salve / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Outlaw Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Draw Me...
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Outlaw Batman
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  5. 4. Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know How to Be a Good Baby-Sitter?"
    Buzzy
  6. 5. The Machine That Captured the Past
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  8. 7. ["Down, boy, down!"]
    Shorty
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Winchester Roller Skates
  10. 9. ["Casey, will you save all your old magazines for me?"]
    Casey the Cop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. How to Read Fingerprints
  13. 12. Escape to the Stars
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Cheerful Card / Cheerful House Cards and Stationery
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Dean Studios; Movyland Studios
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Company Cloverine Brand Salve
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Nick Caputo
  • Craig Delich
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Matthew Head
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Bob Hughes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Matthew Peets
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
  • Jim Van Dore