(May 1958)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1958-03-25
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

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Death in Dinasaur [sic] Hall! (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]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Death in Dinosaur Hall! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Professor Hale (museum curator, death); Albert Linke (museum taxidermist); Mario Hazzara; John Logan (master electrician); Mr. X [Carl Danton] (villain, introduction); Fingers Nolan (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Responding to an urgent call from Professor Hale at the Mechanical Museum of Natural History, Batman and Robin arrive only to find the professor has apparently died at the "hands" of one of the mechanical dinosaurs on exhibit. When they examine the body more closely, they discover the dead man has left them a clue to his killer!
Reprints
Keywords
Batmobile; Gotham City; Mechanical Museum of Natural History

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

The New Adventures of Charlie Chan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All right, men. Step to it!
Genre
humor
Characters
Warden Willis; Jenks
Reprints
Keywords
road; Road gang

The Stranger from Saturn (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); a Saturnian [Rocky Watson] (intro, villain)
Reprints

Shots Heard 'Round the Campus (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

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

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
Having trouble parking your car, lady?
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop
Reprints

Buzzy Scoffs at "That Deep, Dark Secret!" (Table of Contents: 8)

Buzzy [DC] / 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

World-Wide Manhunt! (Table of Contents: 9)

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); Horace Stone (intro, villain); John Blake; Adventurers' Club; Roger Drews; Ben Troy; Larry Hart
Synopsis
Jones has to find a witness to save a friend from a murder charge.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

script credit from Bob Hughes

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

American Geographical Society's Around the World Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Death in Dinasaur [sic] Hall!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute
  3. 2. Death in Dinosaur Hall!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The New Adventures of Charlie Chan
  5. 4. ["All right, men. Step to it!"]
    Warden Willis
  6. 5. The Stranger from Saturn
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  7. 6. Shots Heard 'Round the Campus
  8. 7. ["Having trouble parking your car, lady?"]
    Casey the Cop
  9. 8. Buzzy Scoffs at "That Deep, Dark Secret!"
    Buzzy [DC]
  10. 9. World-Wide Manhunt!
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    American Geographical Society's Around the World Program
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