(November 1938)

DC, 1936 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1938-10-03
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 filing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Kid football player chased by dog
Keywords:
football

Superman (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.75 page (report information)

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

credits, title page / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

["After taking the girls from the stagecoach..."] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Masked Ranger; Pedro; Grant; Marge; Sally
Synopsis:
Marge and Sally are highly suspicious of Uncle Grant's motives. He seems more interested in the map than in them.

Indexer Notes

Jim Chambers listed as writer by Jerry Bails.

Football "Passing" (Table of Contents: 4)

The Sports-Teacher / activity / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Sam Baugh

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

The Crowell Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

["When the newspapers learned of Gary Hawkes' sensational capture..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Gary Hawkes; Michael del Monto; Rodista
Synopsis:
San Colombo recruits Hawkes to command its air force.

Indexer Notes

Bob Jenney listed as writer by Jerry Bails.

["Synopsis - Wing Brady has been given extra duty for neglecting to salute..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Wing Brady; Van Blarcom; Rene LeMaire
Synopsis:
Brady spends days baiting Van Blarcom trying to make him crack.

Touchdown (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Martin
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Johnnie and the river police captured the smugglers..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Johnnie Law; Tigers Claw Gang
Synopsis:
Johnnie pursues the Tigers Claw gang.

Indexer Notes

Ely listed as writer by Jerry Bails.

King Phillip II and William of Orange (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["Red Logan -- recently appointed foreign correspondent of the 'Times Courier'..."] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Red Logan; Jonas Golden
Synopsis:
Just as Red arrives in Boronia, the visiting dictator of Blubia is murdered.

["No Fishing in Lake"] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

Genre:
humor

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

Puzzletrix / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

[Gary Cooper, Adolphe Menjou, Dick Foran] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

Genre:
biography

Mystery of the Hunting Lodge (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script:
Joe Donohoe (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Donohoe (signed)
Inks:
Joe Donohoe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

["Hurry, Junior - or you'll be late for school..."] (Table of Contents: 16)

Just Like Junior / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Asch
Pencils:
Stan Asch
Inks:
Stan Asch
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Foiling the Air Pirates! (Table of Contents: 17)

Rex Darrell / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Pencils:
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Inks:
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rex Darrell [the Flying Fox] (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Gilkison listed as writer by Jerry Bails.

["The 662 newest, most deadly underwater craft..."] (Table of Contents: 18)

Lieut. Bob Neal of Sub 662 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lt. Bob Neal

["Calling Car K-- Street fight at 278 Scovill Ave..."] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

["But Daneo, suspecting something wrong, climbs aboard ship just in time to see Captain Klaugh rush at Dennis.."] (Table of Contents: 20)

The Buccaneer / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dennis Stone; Captain Klaugh; Daneo
Synopsis:
Dennis confronts the governor.

Indexer Notes

Baily listed as writer by Jerry Bails.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Remington Rand / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (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. Superman
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. ["After taking the girls from the stagecoach..."]
    The Masked Ranger
  5. 4. Football "Passing"
    The Sports-Teacher
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Crowell Publishing Co.
  7. 6. ["When the newspapers learned of Gary Hawkes' sensational capture..."]
    Gary Hawkes
  8. 7. ["Synopsis - Wing Brady has been given extra duty for neglecting to salute..."]
    Wing Brady
  9. 8. Touchdown
  10. 9. ["Johnnie and the river police captured the smugglers..."]
    Johnnie Law
  11. 10. King Phillip II and William of Orange
    The Magic Crystal of History
  12. 11. ["Red Logan -- recently appointed foreign correspondent of the 'Times Courier'..."]
    Red Logan
  13. 12. ["No Fishing in Lake"]
    Ginger Snap
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Puzzletrix
  15. 14. [Gary Cooper, Adolphe Menjou, Dick Foran]
    Peekin at Pictures
  16. 15. Mystery of the Hunting Lodge
    Detective Sergeant Carey
  17. 16. ["Hurry, Junior - or you'll be late for school..."]
    Just Like Junior
  18. 17. Foiling the Air Pirates!
    Rex Darrell
  19. 18. ["The 662 newest, most deadly underwater craft..."]
    Lieut. Bob Neal of Sub 662
  20. 19. ["Calling Car K-- Street fight at 278 Scovill Ave..."]
    Radio Squad
  21. 20. ["But Daneo, suspecting something wrong, climbs aboard ship just in time to see Captain Klaugh rush at Dennis.."]
    The Buccaneer
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Remington Rand
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith & Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Allen Ross
  • R. S. Martin
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
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