(August 1958)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1958-06-24
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.


Prisoners of the Giant Robots! (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]

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

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

Prisoners of the Giant Robots (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); Bartok (intro, villain); Gus (intro, villain); Robot Thor (intro, villain)
Synopsis
Batman battles a gang of robot criminals.

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

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

Wanted: A Pal! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Don Cameron
Inks
Don C. Cameron
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

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

Warden Willis / 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
Warden, some new prisoners have arrived.
Genre
humor
Characters
Warden Willis; Biff McCabe

Wings and Winnie Winchester Bag a Thief (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Mr. Disaster (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); Mr. Lee (intro, villain); Mr. Wood (intro, villain)
Reprints

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

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You can't stand there!
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop
Reprints

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

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

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

G. I. Combat / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Detective with the Electric Eye (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

The Jinxed Ship (Table of Contents: 12)

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); Captain Seely (intro, villain); Captain Wade
Synopsis
While on vacation, Detective Jones books passage on a tramp steamer where he uncovers a plot to convince the crew that the new captain is a jinx.
Reprints
Keywords
iceberg; submarine; torpedo; tramp steamer

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Prisoners of the Giant Robots!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. Prisoners of the Giant Robots
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  5. 4. Wanted: A Pal!
  6. 5. ["Warden, some new prisoners have arrived."]
    Warden Willis
  7. 6. Wings and Winnie Winchester Bag a Thief
    Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates
  8. 7. Mr. Disaster
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  9. 8. ["You can't stand there!"]
    Casey the Cop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. ["You hold TNT in your hands..."]
    G. I. Combat
  12. 11. Detective with the Electric Eye
  13. 12. The Jinxed Ship
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifle
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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