(February 1962)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1961-12-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate editor)
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 Bizarre Polka-Dot Man! (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
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mr. Polka-Dot (villain)
Keywords
batmobile

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

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

The Bizarre Polka-Dot Man (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon (supporting); Mr. Polka-Dot (intro, villain)

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

World's Finest Comics; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Lefty Looie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's a pretty rich doctor down the street who goes away every weekend.
Genre
humor
Characters
Lefty Looie
Synopsis
Lefty tries to rob a veterinary doctor.

Another Giant Batman Collection! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Let Science Serve You! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

The J'onn J'onzz Museum (Table of Contents: 7)

John Jones Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 6.67 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); Diane Meade (supporting); Aloysius Bean (intro); Torch Raiders
Synopsis
Criminals use newsreel footage of J'onzz to determine his weakness.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes

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

The Brave and the Bold; Cave Carson / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Danger: Police at Work (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

The Mystery of the Undersea Safari (Table of Contents: 11)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad; Jeffers (intro, villain); Professor Peters
Synopsis
Aquaman and Aqualad help Professor Peters stop some crooks from stealing a pirate treasure.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Feature moves to World's Finest Comics with #125.

[Ownership, Management, and Circulation of Detective Comics] (Table of Contents: 12)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
J. S. Liebowitz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Date of Filing: October 1st, 1961. Average number of copies per issue, previous year: 325,000.

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Bizarre Polka-Dot Man!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. ["Dear Boys and Girls..."]
  3. 2. The Bizarre Polka-Dot Man
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. ["This famous symbol is your guarantee..."]
    World's Finest Comics; Batman
  5. 4. ["There's a pretty rich doctor down the street who goes away every weekend."]
    Lefty Looie
  6. 5. Another Giant Batman Collection!
    Giant Batman Annual
  7. 6. Let Science Serve You!
  8. 7. The J'onn J'onzz Museum
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold; Cave Carson
  10. 9. Danger: Police at Work
  11. 10. Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual!
    Giant Superman Annual
  12. 11. The Mystery of the Undersea Safari
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  13. 12. [Ownership, Management, and Circulation of Detective Comics]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  16. 15. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
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