(October 1957)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1957-08-20
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)
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.


Around the World in 8 Days! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

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

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

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

Around the World in 8 Days (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; un-named doctor; Hans (villain, introduction); Claus (villain, introduction); un-named gondolier (villain)
Synopsis
Bandits break into a hospital and steal an experimental new drug....the only one that will save a patient, and Batman & Robin only have a week to discover its location and get it back so that the man can be injected with it. To make matters worse, the loot from the crime has been broken up between "fences" all over the world!
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Keywords
Bat-Plane; Bat-Signal; Wayne Mansion

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

Dairy Queen / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

How Not to Enjoy a Vacation! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Keywords
informational

The Fabulous Fabric (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond; Karen (supporting); Walter Wallach (intro)
Reprints

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Decision for a Lady Cop (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

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
I brought this pup in, Sarge!
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop; Sarge
Reprints

The Martian Without a Memory (Table of Contents: 10)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; crooks (intro, villain); Duggin
Synopsis
A jolt of electricity from a live wire causes Jones to lose his memory. He no longer knows he's a Martian.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Warden Willis / 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
As members of the Citizens Society we have some suggestions for your prison, Warden Willis!
Genre
humor
Characters
Warden Willis

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

Josely Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Hey Skinny! ...Yer Ribs Are Showing! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Around the World in 8 Days!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Around the World in 8 Days
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Dairy Queen
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  6. 5. How Not to Enjoy a Vacation!
  7. 6. The Fabulous Fabric
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  9. 8. Decision for a Lady Cop
  10. 9. ["I brought this pup in, Sarge!"]
    Casey the Cop
  11. 10. The Martian Without a Memory
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  12. 11. ["As members of the Citizens Society we have some suggestions for your prison, Warden Willis!"]
    Warden Willis
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Josely Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. Hey Skinny! ...Yer Ribs Are Showing!
    Charles Atlas
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
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