(July 1937)

DC, 1936 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (Editor and Publisher); Vincent A. Sullivan (Associate Editor); F. Whitney Ellsworth (Associate Editor)
Color:
Full Color, Duotone, and Black and White (#9-47); Full Color (#48 onwards)
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint Interior, Paper Covers (#9-11); Glossy Covers (#12 onwards)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia says vol 2 no. 10; cover has No. 22.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Kid returning from fishing trip.
Keywords:
dogs; fish; fishing; reels; rods; tobacco pipes

Ask for It by Name! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

New Adventure Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.7 page (report information)

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

credits, title page / 0.3 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[The Brain, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 3)

Sandra of the Secret Service / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Ely [as Will Georgi]
Pencils:
Will Ely [as Will Georgi]
Inks:
Will Ely [as Will Georgi]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Captain Snegg (villain); The Brain (villain); Dealers in Death (villain)

[The Kidnapping of Spike: Part 3] (Table of Contents: 4)

Spike Spalding / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Count Alex (villain)

[The Dan Bowers Case, Part 6] (Table of Contents: 5)

Radio Squad / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Joe Shuster
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
The Governor (introduction); Dan Bowers (villain); Bugs Brighty (villain); Amos Twist (villain)
Reprints:

["Go find ol' man Slattery..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Alger's Variety Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

An Open Letter (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

The Embossogram Company / advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

[Part 10] (Table of Contents: 9)

Pirate Gold / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sven Elven
Pencils:
Sven Elven
Inks:
Sven Elven
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

[The Smugglers, Part 4] (Table of Contents: 10)

Wing Brady / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Count Mario Talaschi (introduction, villain); Nello Talaschi (introduction, villain); Carlo Talaschi (introduction, villain); Nina (introduction, villain); Bastian Falaschi (introduction, flashback, death, villain)

[Linda's Stepmother, Chapter 3] (Table of Contents: 11)

Little Linda / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

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

Fun Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[Episode 21] (Table of Contents: 13)

Ivanhoe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Raymond Perry
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

Indexer Notes

adapted from the Sir Walter Scott novel

[Island Adventure, Part 12] (Table of Contents: 14)

Woozy Watts / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[Fang Gow of China, Part 22] (Table of Contents: 15)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo O'Mealia
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Fang Gow (villain)

["That Ferdinand de Lesseps, the great French engineer, had had the benefit of a..."] (Table of Contents: 16)

Just Suppose / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer [as H.C. Kiefer]
Inks:
A. D. Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[People of the Red Planet, Part 8] (Table of Contents: 17)

Mark Marson / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

In the Wilderness [Part 10] (Table of Contents: 18)

The Bradley Boys / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["Did you feel a bump?"] (Table of Contents: 19)

Just Jokes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[Episode 12] (Table of Contents: 20)

The Three Musketeers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sven Elven
Pencils:
Sven Elven
Inks:
Sven Elven
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

Indexer Notes

adapted from the Alexandre Dumas novel

[Part 4] (Table of Contents: 21)

Jungle Fever / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Winiarski
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski [as Win]
Inks:
Ed Winiarski [as Win]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

Continued from NEW ADVENTURE COMICS #16; last appearance.

[Alaskan Adventure, Part 8] (Table of Contents: 22)

Bob Merritt / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo O'Mealia
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["Oh-oh-pitter pat-pitter pat - Goes my heart!"] (Table of Contents: 23)

Hanko the Cowhand / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Brad and Prince Kardos stand helpless..."] (Table of Contents: 24)

Brad Hardy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Talk About Talkies / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mary Partrick
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The Lord of Life, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 26)

Dr. Occult / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel [as Leger]
Pencils:
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Lord of Life (introduction, villain)

[The Secret Mine, Part 5] (Table of Contents: 27)

Jack Woods / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Ely [as Will Georgi]
Pencils:
Will Ely [as Will Georgi]
Inks:
Will Ely [as Will Georgi]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

["Hello, Horace, how's my ole English cousin?"] (Table of Contents: 28)

Pep Morgan / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Horace (Pep's English cousin, introduction)

William the First (The Conqueror) (Table of Contents: 29)

The Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Homer Fleming
Pencils:
Homer Fleming
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
William the Conqueror

[The Arsonist, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 30)

Johnnie Law / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Ely [as Will Georgi]
Pencils:
Will Ely [as Will Georgi]
Inks:
Will Ely [as Will Georgi]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
The Arsonist (villain)

["Doc, I'm feeling awful! Examine me!"] (Table of Contents: 31)

Just for Fun / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Andrew Carnegie (Table of Contents: 32)

Are You Handicapped? / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Ask for It by Name!
    New Adventure Comics
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [The Brain, Part 3]
    Sandra of the Secret Service
  5. 4. [The Kidnapping of Spike: Part 3]
    Spike Spalding
  6. 5. [The Dan Bowers Case, Part 6]
    Radio Squad
  7. 6. ["Go find ol' man Slattery..."]
    Alger's Variety Show
  8. 7. An Open Letter
    Detective Comics
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The Embossogram Company
  10. 9. [Part 10]
    Pirate Gold
  11. 10. [The Smugglers, Part 4]
    Wing Brady
  12. 11. [Linda's Stepmother, Chapter 3]
    Little Linda
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Fun Club
  14. 13. [Episode 21]
    Ivanhoe
  15. 14. [Island Adventure, Part 12]
    Woozy Watts
  16. 15. [Fang Gow of China, Part 22]
    Barry O'Neill
  17. 16. ["That Ferdinand de Lesseps, the great French engineer, had had the benefit of a..."]
    Just Suppose
  18. 17. [People of the Red Planet, Part 8]
    Mark Marson
  19. 18. In the Wilderness [Part 10]
    The Bradley Boys
  20. 19. ["Did you feel a bump?"]
    Just Jokes
  21. 20. [Episode 12]
    The Three Musketeers
  22. 21. [Part 4]
    Jungle Fever
  23. 22. [Alaskan Adventure, Part 8]
    Bob Merritt
  24. 23. ["Oh-oh-pitter pat-pitter pat - Goes my heart!"]
    Hanko the Cowhand
  25. 24. ["Brad and Prince Kardos stand helpless..."]
    Brad Hardy
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Talk About Talkies
  27. 26. [The Lord of Life, Part 3]
    Dr. Occult
  28. 27. [The Secret Mine, Part 5]
    Jack Woods
  29. 28. ["Hello, Horace, how's my ole English cousin?"]
    Pep Morgan
  30. 29. William the First (The Conqueror)
    The Magic Crystal of History
  31. 30. [The Arsonist, Part 2]
    Johnnie Law
  32. 31. ["Doc, I'm feeling awful! Examine me!"]
    Just for Fun
  33. 32. Andrew Carnegie
    Are You Handicapped?
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith & Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Allen Ross
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
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