(November 1941)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1941-09-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth [as F. W. Ellsworth] (credited); 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; George Roussos
Colors
?

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

Another Message to Our Readers (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Whitney Ellsworth
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
William Moulton Marston; W.W. Sones
Synopsis
Biographies of two more members of DC's Editorial Advisory Board are featured.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Twenty-Four Hours to Live! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Linda Page; Jasper Sneed's doctor; Lucille Sneed (Jasper's orphan niece, opera singer); Mrs. Biggs (Jasper Sneed's widowed sister); Stanley Bigg's (Mrs. Bigg's son); John Harvey (Jasper Sneed's former business partner); Hosmer Clay (Jasper Sneed's cousin, undertaker, death); Jasper Sneed (villain, death); Richard Sneed [also as Barkis, Jasper Sneed's butler] (villain, Jasper's twin brother and poisoner, death); Jasper Sneed's hired killers [Hagar the Waxman; others un-named] (villains)
Synopsis
Jasper Sneed has been given an oriental poison, a poison that will kill him within 24 hours and for which there is no known cure. The Batman investigates and discovers the man's twin brother has committed the foul deed.
Reprints
Keywords
golf; golf course; mace; poison; steel mill

Paste This in Your Hat (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

3 Brand New Features! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

More Fun Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[The Fencer] (Table of Contents: 5)

Spy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; spy
Characters
Bart Regan; Vortex; The Fencer (villain)

Indexer Notes

Continued from the previous issue.

Smoke Blows West (Table of Contents: 6)

Good Books Worth Reading / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Josette Frank (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Keywords
book review

New Films for Your Superman Krypto-Raygun (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Daisy Mfg. Co. / advertisement / 0.17 page (report information)

Jerry Siegel Does It Again! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

The Star-Spangled Kid and Stripesy; Star Spangled Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[The Carson Kidnapping Case] (Table of Contents: 9)

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] (in costume, no cape); Wing
Synopsis
Lee Travis is accused of being involved in a kidnapping.

Indexer Notes

Inker and letterer credits by Craig Delich.

Superman Is in the Movies! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Adventure of the "Spider Girl" (Table of Contents: 11)

Cliff Crosby / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Chad Grothkopf
Pencils
Chad Grothkopf
Inks
Chad Grothkopf
Colors
?
Letters
Chad Grothkopf

Genre
adventure
Characters
Cliff Crosby; Kay Nevers

The Case of Double Trouble (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Action! Thrills! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Lionel / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Murder in the Tropics (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

Superman Krypto-Raygun (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Superman Krypto-Raygun / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Retribution (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Norman Goss (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

The White Death (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
John Hilton (credited)
Pencils
Stan Kaye
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[The Jones Case] (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Steve Malone

The Case of the Talking Dummy! (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Sherman
Inks
Howard Sherman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Slam Bradley; Shorty Morgan

Choose Your Prize (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

Plenty of Energy (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Baby Ruth / 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. Another Message to Our Readers
  3. 2. Twenty-Four Hours to Live!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. Paste This in Your Hat
    Batman
  5. 4. 3 Brand New Features!
    More Fun Comics
  6. 5. [The Fencer]
    Spy
  7. 6. Smoke Blows West
    Good Books Worth Reading
  8. 7. New Films for Your Superman Krypto-Raygun
    Daisy Mfg. Co.
  9. 8. Jerry Siegel Does It Again!
    The Star-Spangled Kid and Stripesy; Star Spangled Comics
  10. 9. [The Carson Kidnapping Case]
    The Crimson Avenger
  11. 10. Superman Is in the Movies!
    The Adventures of Superman
  12. 11. The Adventure of the "Spider Girl"
    Cliff Crosby
  13. 12. The Case of Double Trouble
    Larry Steele, Private Detective
  14. 13. Action! Thrills!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Lionel
  16. 15. Murder in the Tropics
    Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator
  17. 16. Superman Krypto-Raygun
    Superman Krypto-Raygun
  18. 17. Retribution
  19. 18. The White Death
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. [The Jones Case]
    Steve Malone, District Attorney
  22. 21. The Case of the Talking Dummy!
    Slam Bradley
  23. 22. Choose Your Prize
    American Specialty Co.
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  25. 24. Plenty of Energy
    Baby Ruth
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