(May 1937)

DC, 1937 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1937-04-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Detective Comics, Inc.
Editing
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (editor and publisher); Vin Sullivan [as Vincent A. Sullivan] (associate editor); Whitney Ellsworth [as F. Whitney Ellsworth] (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

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Creig Flessel
Inks
Creig Flessel
Colors
?

Keywords
convicts

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[A Stowaway in Need] (Table of Contents: 3)

Speed Saunders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Creig Flessel ?
Pencils
Creig Flessel [as Fless]
Inks
Creig Flessel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Speed Saunders; Spider Liverman (villain); Lora

The Air-Mail Mystery (Table of Contents: 4)

Hope Hazard / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Lovy
Inks
Alex Lovy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

[The Kidnapping of Angus MacDonald] (Table of Contents: 5)

Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson ?
Pencils
Sven Elven (signed)
Inks
Sven Elven
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; detective-mystery
Characters
Cosmo

The Claws of the Dragon, Part 3 (Table of Contents: 6)

Bruce Nelson / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks
Tom Hickey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Bruce Nelson; Sigrid Von Holtzendorf

Shooting Lesson (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Capt. E. R. Anthony
Pencils
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks
Creig Flessel
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Wales Case (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors
?
Letters
?

[The Nearly-Weds] (Table of Contents: 9)

Spy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils
Joe Shuster (signed)
Inks
Joe Shuster
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Philip Marsden; Sally; Bart Regan; Olga Balinoff (villain)

Bullets in the Dark (Table of Contents: 10)

Buck Marshall / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Homer Fleming ?
Pencils
Homer Fleming
Inks
Homer Fleming
Letters
?

[Slam Delivers the Message] (Table of Contents: 11)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils
Jim Bettersworth (signed)
Inks
Jim Bettersworth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Slam Bradley; Shorty; D'arcy (villain); Purnelli (villain)
Synopsis
Slam and Shorty get caught in the middle of a double-cross.

Look! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

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

Johnson Smith & Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["In all my years of detective work..."]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [A Stowaway in Need]
    Speed Saunders
  5. 4. The Air-Mail Mystery
    Hope Hazard
  6. 5. [The Kidnapping of Angus MacDonald]
    Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise
  7. 6. The Claws of the Dragon, Part 3
    Bruce Nelson
  8. 7. Shooting Lesson
  9. 8. The Wales Case
  10. 9. [The Nearly-Weds]
    Spy
  11. 10. Bullets in the Dark
    Buck Marshall
  12. 11. [Slam Delivers the Message]
    Slam Bradley
  13. 12. Look!
    Detective Comics
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith & Co.
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