(October 1943)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1943-08-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited) (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor); Bernard Breslauer (actual editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The End of Two-Face (Table of Contents)

Batman with Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks
Jerry Robinson; George Roussos (backgrounds)
Colors
?
Letters
George Roussos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Two-Face [Harvey Kent]
Reprints
Keywords
coaches; top hats; whips

Indexer Notes

Letters credit by Craig Delich.

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Chico of the Andes (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Josette Frank (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Includes "Superman's Secret Message" and an enrollment form for Supermen of America.

The End of Two-Face! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Gilda (Harvey's fiancee); Two-Face [Harvey Kent] (villain); Two-Face's gang [Joe; rest unnamed] (villains)
Synopsis
While awaiting trial, Two-Face breaks out of jail, resuming his evil career, but, in the process, nearly killing Gilda by accident. He turns himself in and recovers his looks through plastic surgery.
Reprints
Keywords
Batmobile; Daily Globe; Gotham City; Tarnegie Hall

Power Start (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Refuge for Ruffians! (Table of Contents: 6)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Slam Bradley; Shorty Morgan

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes.

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

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

[Too Many Scarecrows] (Table of Contents: 8)

Super-Sleuth McFooey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Farr
Pencils
Jack Farr
Inks
Jack Farr
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Farr

Genre
humor; crime
Characters
Super-Sleuth McFooey; O. I. Diddent

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Larceny in the Laundry! (Table of Contents: 9)

The Crimson Avenger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils
John Daly
Inks
John Daly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Crimson Avenger [Lee Travis]; Wing

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes.

Static Steals the Show! (Table of Contents: 10)

Air Wave / comic story / 6 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

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

Buddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Storm
Inks
George Storm
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your mother tells me you've been letting Tops...
Genre
humor; children; teen
Characters
Buddy

Indexer Notes

Art credits per Jim Van Dore. We formerly suggested Ray McGill.

Energy for Emergencies! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Prisoner of Peril (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Adams (credited)
Pencils
Raymond Perry ?
Inks
Raymond Perry ?
Colors
Raymond Perry ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

The Baronet of Bodkin Borders (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]; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett; Andre Chavard]; Henry Tuttbridge; Cyclone; Heinrich (villain); Bruga (villain)
Synopsis
The Commandos help a down-on-his-luck gardener convince his son that he's a baronet.
Reprints

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

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The End of Two-Face
    Batman with Robin
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. Chico of the Andes
    Good Books Worth Reading
  4. 3. The End of Two-Face!
    Batman with Robin
  5. 4. Power Start
    Wheaties
  6. 5. ["Be sure to get these top favorites for the best in comics!"]
  7. 6. Refuge for Ruffians!
    Slam Bradley
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    World's Finest Comics
  9. 8. [Too Many Scarecrows]
    Super-Sleuth McFooey
  10. 9. Larceny in the Laundry!
    The Crimson Avenger
  11. 10. Static Steals the Show!
    Air Wave
  12. 11. ["Your mother tells me you've been letting Tops..."]
    Buddy
  13. 12. Energy for Emergencies!
    Baby Ruth
  14. 13. Prisoner of Peril
  15. 14. The Baronet of Bodkin Borders
    The Boy Commandos
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Knickerbocker Pub. Co.
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