(November 1938)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1938-10-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

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


[Two men fighting on raft] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

The Crimson Avenger / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Fang Gow of China: Part 31] (Table of Contents: 2)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Barry O'Neill; Fang Gow (villain)

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

Stardust / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Baily
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Norma Shearer; Robert Montgomery; Edward G. Robinson

[The River Pirates: Part 2] (Table of Contents: 4)

Tom Brent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Chambers
Pencils:
Jim Chambers
Inks:
Jim Chambers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Tom Brent; Knopf (villain); the Chief (villain)

[On the Wrong Side of the Law: Part 1] (Table of Contents: 5)

Federal Men / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Bash Forelli (introduction, villain); Steve Carson
Synopsis:
Steve rushes into a burning house to save the life of a notorious murderous gangster.

How To Box- Offense (Table of Contents: 6)

The Sports-Teacher / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Junior Federal Men Club / text article / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The Plantation Uprising: Part 1] (Table of Contents: 8)

Dale Daring / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Ely
Pencils:
Will Ely
Inks:
Will Ely
Colors:
? (black, white, red)
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dale Daring

[The Lost Gold Mine: Part 4] (Table of Contents: 9)

Cal 'n' Alec / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Cal; Alec

[The Masked Man: Part 1] (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Desmo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Winiarski
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski
Inks:
Ed Winiarski
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Desmo; The "Masked Man" (introduction; Captain Terhune); Colonel McAllister (introduction); Captain Arthur Ross (death)

[The Thief: Part 4] (Table of Contents: 11)

Don Coyote / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Don Coyote

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

Puzzle Play / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Barton
Pencils:
Bob Barton
Inks:
Bob Barton
Letters:
?

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

Now You Know! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

["Y'know Mom the children at school say that Miss Lawrence is in love with Mr. Foster"] (Table of Contents: 14)

Dot and Danny / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Romer
Pencils:
Jack Romer
Inks:
Jack Romer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
domestic
Characters:
Dot; Danny

Indexer Notes

last appearance. Black, White and Red

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

Ol' Oz Bopp / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Oz Bop

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[Men At Work] (Table of Contents: 16)

Professor Doolittle / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Doolittle

Hot Money (Part 1) (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth [as Fredric Wells]
Pencils:
Creig Flessel ?
Inks:
Creig Flessel ?
Letters:
typeset

[The God of the Ruby Eye: Part 6] (Table of Contents: 18)

Tod Hunter / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Ely
Pencils:
Will Ely
Inks:
Will Ely
Colors:
? (black, white, red)
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Tod Hunter; Hassim (villain)

[Episode 27] (Table of Contents: 19)

Golden Dragon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (plot); Tom Hickey (script)
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Ken Cockerhill; Ian Murray; Torgadoff (villain); Doris Willis; Pan Chi-Lou; Ja-Lama; The Abbot
Synopsis:
Pan Chi Lou learns that Doris is to be sacrificed to the Golden Dragon.

[The Pirate Ship: Part 7] (Table of Contents: 20)

Rusty and His Pals / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rusty; Ichabod Slade (villain); Omar

[El Diablo: Part 5] (Table of Contents: 21)

Anchors Aweigh! / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Guardineer
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
El Diablo (villain)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

This Doggone World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis:
pantomime story about a dog with no tail.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Two men fighting on raft]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Crimson Avenger
  3. 2. [Fang Gow of China: Part 31]
    Barry O'Neill
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Stardust
  5. 4. [The River Pirates: Part 2]
    Tom Brent
  6. 5. [On the Wrong Side of the Law: Part 1]
    Federal Men
  7. 6. How To Box- Offense
    The Sports-Teacher
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Junior Federal Men Club
  9. 8. [The Plantation Uprising: Part 1]
    Dale Daring
  10. 9. [The Lost Gold Mine: Part 4]
    Cal 'n' Alec
  11. 10. [The Masked Man: Part 1]
    Captain Desmo
  12. 11. [The Thief: Part 4]
    Don Coyote
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Puzzle Play
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Now You Know!
  15. 14. ["Y'know Mom the children at school say that Miss Lawrence is in love with Mr. Foster"]
    Dot and Danny
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Ol' Oz Bopp
  17. 16. [Men At Work]
    Professor Doolittle
  18. 17. Hot Money (Part 1)
  19. 18. [The God of the Ruby Eye: Part 6]
    Tod Hunter
  20. 19. [Episode 27]
    Golden Dragon
  21. 20. [The Pirate Ship: Part 7]
    Rusty and His Pals
  22. 21. [El Diablo: Part 5]
    Anchors Aweigh!
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    This Doggone World
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