(July 1941)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1941-05-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand
A DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (uncredited); Murray Boltinoff (assistant editor, uncredited); Mort Weisinger (assistant editor, uncredited)
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks
Jerry Robinson
Colors
?

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

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

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

[Viola Vane] (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Bob Kane (signed); Jerry Robinson
Inks
Jerry Robinson; George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
George Roussos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Viola Vane (actress); Jim Daly (friend of Wayne); Mack (newspaper editor); Mr. Robinson (newspaper owner); Viola's mother; Viola's father; Toothy (villain)
Synopsis
Batman saves a budding actress from committing suicide but then learns that her folks believe she is a great star...and they are coming to visit her. He has to tackle the problem as both Bruce Wayne and the Batman.
Reprints
Keywords
gas pellet; Gotham City; The Daily Star

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

It's a Fact! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No two typewriters, even when brand-new...
Genre
non-fiction

You Demanded It! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[The Opium Smugglers] (Table of Contents: 5)

Spy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils
Ed Moore (signed)
Inks
Ed Moore (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; spy
Characters
Bart Regan

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

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Craig Story] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Crimson Avenger / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Lehti (signed)
Pencils
Jack Lehti (signed)
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Charles Paris

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Crimson Avenger [Lee Travis]; Wing

Indexer Notes

The Avenger appears in costume with a cape.

Inker and letterer credits by Craig Delich.

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

cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He took one look at this smoking jacket...
Genre
humor

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

advertisement / 0.17 page (report information)

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

Morrow Coaster Brake / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Take My Word! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Skunks are now being used...
Genre
non-fiction

Here It Is - Boys and Girls All-Flash Quarterly No. 1! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

All-Flash Quarterly / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Mystery of the Late Mr. Barnes] (Table of Contents: 13)

Larry Steele, Private Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Cliff Young (signed)
Inks
Cliff Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Larry Steele

Energy to Burn (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Murder on the Diamond (Table of Contents: 15)

Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Winiarski [as Win] (signed)
Inks
Ed Winiarski [as Win] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Speed Saunders

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

Detective Stamp Page / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Cliff Crosby / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Chad Grothkopf [as Chad] (signed)
Pencils
Chad Grothkopf [as Chad] (signed)
Inks
Chad Grothkopf [as Chad] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Chad Grothkopf

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In a state museum, a mummy walks and kills!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Cliff Crosby; Kay Nevers; Shorty Jones

Free! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Moo! / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Kept Promise (Table of Contents: 19)

text story / 1.17 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Stan Kaye (signed)
Inks
Stan Kaye (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Hear Superman on the Radio! (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Steve Malone, District Attorney / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Lynch (signed)
Inks
Don Lynch (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The interior of a New York jewelry house at night...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Steve Malone; Lightfinger Louie (villain); Pierre (villain)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils
Howard Sherman (signed)
Inks
Howard Sherman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Slam Bradley, private detective, and his pal Shorty Morgan, are guarding socialites...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Slam Bradley; Shorty Morgan

At the Top of the Field! (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Remington Rand / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Tootsie Roll of Honor (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  3. 2. [Viola Vane]
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. ["No two typewriters, even when brand-new..."]
    It's a Fact!
  5. 4. You Demanded It!
    Batman
  6. 5. [The Opium Smugglers]
    Spy
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
  8. 7. [The Craig Story]
    The Crimson Avenger
  9. 8. ["He took one look at this smoking jacket..."]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Morrow Coaster Brake
  12. 11. ["Skunks are now being used..."]
    Take My Word!
  13. 12. Here It Is - Boys and Girls All-Flash Quarterly No. 1!
    All-Flash Quarterly
  14. 13. [Mystery of the Late Mr. Barnes]
    Larry Steele, Private Detective
  15. 14. Energy to Burn
    Baby Ruth
  16. 15. Murder on the Diamond
    Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Detective Stamp Page
  18. 17. ["In a state museum, a mummy walks and kills!"]
    Cliff Crosby
  19. 18. Free!
    Moo!
  20. 19. Kept Promise
  21. 20. Hear Superman on the Radio!
    The Adventures of Superman
  22. 21. ["The interior of a New York jewelry house at night..."]
    Steve Malone, District Attorney
  23. 22. ["Slam Bradley, private detective, and his pal Shorty Morgan, are guarding socialites..."]
    Slam Bradley
  24. 23. At the Top of the Field!
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Remington Rand
  26. 25. The Tootsie Roll of Honor
    Tootsie Roll
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