(August 1962)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1962-06-26
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 (editor); 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 Wizard of 1,000 Menaces! (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

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Wizard of 1,000 Menaces (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; Robin; Alfred; Ace the Bat-Hound; Lancelot Wayne; Professor Arnold Hugo (intro)
Synopsis
His brain enlarged by a freak accident, Prof Hugo attacks Batman with invisible robots.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/.

Mention that Bruce's ancestor Lancelot, tried to glide using a bat wing model. All of Hugo's subsequent appearances are as a Martian Manhunter villain.

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

Comicpac / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Strange Laws / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As long as I can't paint it, I made a pretty pink slip cover for it!
Genre
humor; non-fiction

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

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

They Trap the Fingerprint Forgers (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

John Jones Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 11.67 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]; Diane Meade; Capt. Harding
Synopsis
A rare meteorite saps Manhunter's powers as he battles giant robot animals created by an unnamed scientist.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes

Not Wanted: High School Dropouts! (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 7 of the previous story sequence.

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

Giant Superman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

You Must Not Miss These Great Issues! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Superman; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Chet Atkins Method / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 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) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Wizard of 1,000 Menaces!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  3. 2. The Wizard of 1,000 Menaces
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Comicpac
  5. 4. ["As long as I can't paint it, I made a pretty pink slip cover for it!"]
    Strange Laws
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual
  7. 6. They Trap the Fingerprint Forgers
  8. 7. The Last Days of J'onn J'onzz
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  9. 8. Not Wanted: High School Dropouts!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. You Must Not Miss These Great Issues!
    Superman; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Batman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Chet Atkins Method
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
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