(July 1944)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1944-05-23
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.


The Cavalier of Crime! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Dick Sprang
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Cavalier [Mortimer Drake]
Reprints
Keywords
horseshoe magnets; swords

Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Sprang.

Tops in Comics! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Laboratory Loot! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Don C. Cameron
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Dick Sprang
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Dr. Helmar Helstrom (inventor); The Cavalier [Mortimer Drake] (villain, identity revealed); Stinger Sloane (villain); Sloane's gang (villains)
Synopsis
The theft of a secret typewriter, valueless except to the inventor, leads the Batman and Robin to discover the true identity of the Cavalier.
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Signal; Batmobile; Gotham City

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit verified by Dick Sprang.

The Cavalier notifies Batman at the end of the story that he is going to adopt a new identity to replace that of Mortimer Drake.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Rubberino] (Table of Contents: 4)

Three-Ring Binks / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Three-Ring Binks; Rubberino

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Man or Mouser! (Table of Contents: 6)

Air Wave / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Roussos (signed)
Inks
George Roussos (signed)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
George Roussos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Air Wave [Larry Jordan]; Mickey the Cat

The Disappearing Desperados! (Table of Contents: 7)

The Crimson Avenger / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Crimson Avenger [Lee Travis]; Wing; The Ghost Gang (villains)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's the happiest guy I ever saw!
Genre
advocacy
Keywords
War Bonds and Stamps

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Private Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've got an order from the Colonel to send you right over...
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Pvt. Pete

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

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

No Time for Stealing (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tex Palmer (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Borrowed Brains! (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Slam Bradley; Shorty Morgan; Elmer Haggle

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Joyride a la Russe! (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
The Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn [Dan Turpin]; Jan Haasan; Alfy Twidgett; Andre Chavard]; Ivan; Leon; Olga; Nicolai
Synopsis
The Commandos team up with some Russian guerrillas.

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

Mathematics Made Simple / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Cavalier of Crime!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. Tops in Comics!
  3. 2. Laboratory Loot!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. ["Order 'The Flash' another carton of Wheaties."]
    Wheaties
  5. 4. [Rubberino]
    Three-Ring Binks
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
  7. 6. Man or Mouser!
    Air Wave
  8. 7. The Disappearing Desperados!
    The Crimson Avenger
  9. 8. ["He's the happiest guy I ever saw!"]
  10. 9. ["I've got an order from the Colonel to send you right over..."]
    Private Pete
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
  12. 11. No Time for Stealing
  13. 12. Borrowed Brains!
    Slam Bradley
  14. 13. ["One side friend!"]
    Batman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  16. 15. Joyride a la Russe!
    The Boy Commandos
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Mathematics Made Simple
  18. 17. ["Say, Red, do you suppose this is what the military..."]
    Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries
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