(July 1943)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1943-05-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth [as F. W. Ellsworth] (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor); Bernie Breslauer (actual 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.


Crime Clinic (Table of Contents)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Kane
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Crime Doctor [Dr. Matthew Thorne]
Reprints
Keywords
droppers; erlenmeyer flasks; forceps; giant figures; medical reflectors; microscopes; Pasteur pipettes

How to Make Your Body Bring You Fame ...Instead of Shame! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Crime Clinic! (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Billy (hospital patient); Mr. Brown; Hodges (banker); unnamed Professor; The Crime Doctor [Dr. Matthew Thorne] (villain, surgeon, introduction); Albert (villain, Thorne's assistant); Piggy Pinto (villain); Ranson (villain)
Synopsis
A noted brilliant surgeon, intrigued with the excitement of crime, opens the "Crime Clinic," where criminals who are worried sick over how to commit crimes can go for advice.
Reprints
Keywords
Batmobile; Crime Clinic; Novelty Rubber

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

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Trail of the Red Herring! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Struggle Is Our Brother by Gregor Felsen (Table of Contents: 6)

Good Books Worth Reading / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Josette Frank (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Keywords
book review

Indexer Notes

The book, "Struggle Is Our Brother" by Gregor Felsen, is reviewed.

The Mystery of the Mounted Marauders! (Table of Contents: 7)

The Crimson Avenger / comic story / 7.5 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]; Wing

Indexer Notes

Inker and letterer credits by Craig Delich.

How Well Do You Know Our War Weapons? (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Bendix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Taps for the Telegrapher! (Table of Contents: 9)

Spy / comic story / 4.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chuck Winter
Inks
Chuck Winter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Bart Regan

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

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

Spencer Fireworks Co. / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Glory Enough (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
James Quill (credited)
Pencils
Raymond Perry ?
Inks
Raymond Perry ?
Colors
Raymond Perry ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

The Case of the Soundless Crimes! (Table of Contents: 12)

Air Wave / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
George Roussos (signed)
Inks
George Roussos (signed)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
George Roussos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Air Wave [Larry Jordan]; Static; Dr. Silence (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Colorist credit conformed in article on Roussos in Alter Ego #5 (Summer 2000), which also reprinted the splash page to this story.

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

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

The Valley of Destiny (Table of Contents: 14)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby ?; Joe Simon ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon ?
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn [Dan Turpin]; Alfy Twidgett; Andre Chavard; Jan Haasan]; Sarkis; General Von Konk; Grubble; Boering; Baron Shohiro; General Saki; Yuma Hara; The Wise One; Dr. Cairne
Synopsis
A mystical monk brings representative samples of modern civilization to the lost Valley of Destiny to determine if civilization is worthy to learn its secrets.
Reprints

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

Knickerbocker Pub. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Arco Publishing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Crime Clinic
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. How to Make Your Body Bring You Fame ...Instead of Shame!
    Charles Atlas
  3. 2. The Crime Clinic!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
  5. 4. Trail of the Red Herring!
    Slam Bradley
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. Struggle Is Our Brother by Gregor Felsen
    Good Books Worth Reading
  8. 7. The Mystery of the Mounted Marauders!
    The Crimson Avenger
  9. 8. How Well Do You Know Our War Weapons?
    Bendix
  10. 9. Taps for the Telegrapher!
    Spy
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Spencer Fireworks Co.
  12. 11. Glory Enough
  13. 12. The Case of the Soundless Crimes!
    Air Wave
  14. 13. ["Be sure to get these top favorites for the best in comics!"]
  15. 14. The Valley of Destiny
    The Boy Commandos
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Knickerbocker Pub. Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Arco Publishing Company
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