(October 1938)

DC, 1936 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1938-09-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vincent A. Sullivan
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

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


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Kid singing on amateur hour program.

Here They Are! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

["The founding hoofs of a fiery horse! It's the Masked Ranger..."] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Masked Ranger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Chambers (signed)
Inks:
Jim Chambers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Masked Ranger; Star; Pedro; The Night Raiders; Bill Clayton; Sally; Grant Whitcomb

["G-gee! Hey Bill-!"] (Table of Contents: 3)

Coyote Canyon Bill / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab [as Stockton]
Pencils:
Fred Schwab [as Stockton]
Inks:
Fred Schwab [as Stockton]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Big Prizes and Cash Profits! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Crowell Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[Episode 26] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Three Musketeers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical

Paid in Full [Part 3] (Table of Contents: 6)

Wing Brady / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Wing Brady; Rene Le Maire; Van Blarcom

Last of the Killers (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tex Horton
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Johnnie has brought the police and the river patrol..."] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Ely (signed)
Inks:
Will Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Johnnie Law; The Tiger Claw gang

Queen Isabella and the Voyages of Columbus (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Red Logan, 'ace' reporter of the Times Courier--"] (Table of Contents: 10)

Red Logan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Red Logan; Ivan; Yemko
Synopsis:
Red starts off jumping over board to rescue a fellow passenger being threatened by sharks and bullets.

["W-I-L-L-IE"] (Table of Contents: 11)

Butch the Pup / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab (signed)
Inks:
Fred Schwab (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

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

Puzzletrix / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Walter Wellman (signed)
Pencils:
Walter Wellman (signed)
Inks:
Walter Wellman (signed)
Letters:
Walter Wellman (signed)

[Leo Carillo, Bob Woolsey, Alice Faye, Dick Powell] (Table of Contents: 13)

Peekin at Pictures / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Moldoff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
?

["Gary Hawkes, a young freelance pilot earns a living..."] (Table of Contents: 14)

Gary Hawkes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Jenney (signed)
Inks:
Bob Jenney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Gary Hawkes; Frank Lee; Claire Darroll

[Ginger Gets Her Revenge] (Table of Contents: 15)

Ginger Snap / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kane
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Bob Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

How to Box "Footwork" (Table of Contents: 16)

The Sports-Teacher / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Joe Louis; Jack Dempsey

Our Presidential Mansion; Cuban Airmail (Table of Contents: 17)

The Fun Stamp Club / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Baggage Car Mystery (Table of Contents: 18)

Detective Sergeant Carey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Donohee
Pencils:
Joe Donohoe
Inks:
Joe Donohoe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

["Synopsis - After informing Captain Kalugh that he and his crew..."] (Table of Contents: 19)

The Buccaneer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Dennis Stone; Captain Klaugh

["Calling Car K-7 fire at 1321 Ontario - Rush --"] (Table of Contents: 20)

Radio Squad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sandy Kean; Larry Trent

["Submarine 662, pride of the Navy, is nearing completion of its secret dry dock..."] (Table of Contents: 21)

Lieut. Bob Neal of Sub 662 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Hirsch (signed)
Pencils:
Rusty Lehman (signed)
Inks:
Rusty Lehman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lieutenant Bob Neal

Here's a Chance to Win $25 in Cash Prizes! (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23) (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. Here They Are!
    Action Comics; Detective Comics
  3. 2. ["The founding hoofs of a fiery horse! It's the Masked Ranger..."]
    The Masked Ranger
  4. 3. ["G-gee! Hey Bill-!"]
    Coyote Canyon Bill
  5. 4. Big Prizes and Cash Profits!
    The Crowell Publishing Co.
  6. 5. [Episode 26]
    The Three Musketeers
  7. 6. Paid in Full [Part 3]
    Wing Brady
  8. 7. Last of the Killers
  9. 8. ["Johnnie has brought the police and the river patrol..."]
    Johnnie Law
  10. 9. Queen Isabella and the Voyages of Columbus
    The Magic Crystal of History
  11. 10. ["Red Logan, 'ace' reporter of the Times Courier--"]
    Red Logan
  12. 11. ["W-I-L-L-IE"]
    Butch the Pup
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Puzzletrix
  14. 13. [Leo Carillo, Bob Woolsey, Alice Faye, Dick Powell]
    Peekin at Pictures
  15. 14. ["Gary Hawkes, a young freelance pilot earns a living..."]
    Gary Hawkes
  16. 15. [Ginger Gets Her Revenge]
    Ginger Snap
  17. 16. How to Box "Footwork"
    The Sports-Teacher
  18. 17. Our Presidential Mansion; Cuban Airmail
    The Fun Stamp Club
  19. 18. Baggage Car Mystery
    Detective Sergeant Carey
  20. 19. ["Synopsis - After informing Captain Kalugh that he and his crew..."]
    The Buccaneer
  21. 20. ["Calling Car K-7 fire at 1321 Ontario - Rush --"]
    Radio Squad
  22. 21. ["Submarine 662, pride of the Navy, is nearing completion of its secret dry dock..."]
    Lieut. Bob Neal of Sub 662
  23. 22. Here's a Chance to Win $25 in Cash Prizes!
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith & Co.
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