(January 1958)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1957-11-24
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 Alien Batman! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Vicki Vale; Batman [Brand Ballard] (villain); Keener (villain)
Reprints

Acclaimed! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Alien Batman (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon (supporting); Vicki Vale (supporting); Brand Ballard (intro, villain); Keener (intro, villain); Hatchet Marley (cameo, flashback)
Synopsis
Vicki Vale snaps a picture of an alien dressed in a Batman costume and immediately jumps to a conclusion.

The Kings of Comedy! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

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
That's interesting -- Televising events right from the street!
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop; Spike Malone
Reprints

The Human Parrot (Table of Contents: 5)

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); Kurudu (intro, villain)
Reprints

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

Warden Willis / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
#2
First Line of Dialogue or Text
A prisoner escaped!
Genre
humor
Characters
Warden Willis; Butch Logan
Reprints

Fatal Fingerprints (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Alias Mr. Zero (Table of Contents: 8)

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); Mike (intro, villain); Mr. Big (intro, villain)
Synopsis
Jones disguises himself as Mr. Zero to smoke out a gang chief.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Bob Hughes. The Artima reprint credits the script to Jack Miller.

Wanted: A Teen-Age Code (Table of Contents: 9)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

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

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

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

Disneyland Tours / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Alien Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Acclaimed!
  3. 2. The Alien Batman
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. The Kings of Comedy!
  5. 4. ["That's interesting -- Televising events right from the street!"]
    Casey the Cop
  6. 5. The Human Parrot
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  7. 6. ["A prisoner escaped!"]
    Warden Willis
  8. 7. Fatal Fingerprints
  9. 8. Alias Mr. Zero
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  10. 9. Wanted: A Teen-Age Code
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Disneyland Tours
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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