(April 1963)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1963-02-28
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
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 ad in Tales of the Unexpected #76 and copyright registration.


Murder in Movieland! (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; Robin

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

Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Murder in Movieland (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; Henry Austin; Roger Carlyle; Commissioner Gordon; Paul Bates; Harmon
Synopsis
A movie star suddenly starts sending death threats to the heads of his movie studio.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Salute to Our Fellow Citizens of Puerto Rico! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

J'onn J'onzz vs. John Jones (Table of Contents: 6)

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
Zook; Diane Meade; Martian Hideaway; Capt. Harding; 3 Saturnians; Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Saturnian Criminal
Synopsis
A Saturnian criminal disguises himself as Jones, not realizing he's the Manhunter.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes

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

Missile Attack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Grit Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Maxim Stamp Co., Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Don't Shoot - I Surrender! (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

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

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

The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[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) /

147 Famous Automobiles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Murder in Movieland!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia
  3. 2. Murder in Movieland
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    Batman; World's Finest Comics
  5. 4. Salute to Our Fellow Citizens of Puerto Rico!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  7. 6. J'onn J'onzz vs. John Jones
    John Jones Manhunter from Mars
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Grit Publishing Co.
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Maxim Stamp Co., Inc.
  11. 10. Don't Shoot - I Surrender!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    147 Famous Automobiles
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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