(September 1957)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1957-07-21
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)
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 Man Who Ended Batman's Career! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

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

Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Man Who Ended Batman's Career (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Starman]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon (cameo); Professor Milo (villain, introduction); Milo's gang (villains)
Synopsis:
A Professor Milo decides to end the career of the Caped Crusader by giving him a phobia: the fear of bats!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bat-Balloon; Bat-Cave; Bat-Kite; Bat-Signal; Batarang; Batmobile; Batplane; Gotham City; Phobia Liquid; Star-Darts; Star-Plane; Star-Signal

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

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

Danger: Prejudice at Work! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Mechanical Bloodhound (Table of Contents: 7)

Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Roy Raymond; Karen (supporting); Horatio Dalbo (intro, villain)
Reprints:

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Hold out your hands.
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop; Captain
Reprints:

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

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

Patrol Under the Pavement (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Impossible Messages (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Captain Harding (supporting); smugglers (villain)
Synopsis:
Jones has to investigate a crime at a fireworks company.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The script credit is from the index for the Artima reprint.

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

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Ended Batman's Career!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. The Man Who Ended Batman's Career
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  5. 4. Danger: Prejudice at Work!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  8. 7. The Mechanical Bloodhound
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  9. 8. ["Hold out your hands."]
    Casey the Cop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  11. 10. Patrol Under the Pavement
  12. 11. The Impossible Messages
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
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