(March 1939)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
[3]
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1939-02-10
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

On sale date from the publication date and volume number found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 1. Second class permit. Copyright number 409038.


[man fighting snake] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Richard Flanagan
Inks:
John Richard Flanagan
Colors:
?

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

Art previously credited to Creig Flessel; changed per Scott Bonagofsky, 4/19/2007, from results of his discussions with Creig Flessel.

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

AdventurEvents / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Terry Gilkison
Pencils:
Terry Gilkison
Inks:
Terry Gilkison
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[Fang Gow of China: Part 34] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Fang Gow (villain); Barry O'Neil; Jean Le Grand; Inspector LeGrand

[The White Warriors] (Table of Contents: 3)

Cotton Carver / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils:
George Newman [as G. Newman]
Inks:
George Newman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Magar; Alara; White Warriors (villain and introduction for all); Volor (introduction)

Indexer Notes

Signature looks like "Geff" but the "ff's" are actually part of the background drawing.

[On the Wrong Side of the Law: Part 5] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Steve Carson; The Phantom Gang; Ralph Ventor; Dan Steele
Synopsis:
Steve finally regains his memory.

Indexer Notes

Steve Carson regains his memory

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

Junior Federal Men Club / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Stamp Mart / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The God of the Ruby Eye: Part 10] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dante (villain and introduction); Tamir (villain and introduction)

Indexer Notes

black, white, and red

[In Arabia: Part 4] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

[The Plantation Uprising: Part 5] (Table of Contents: 9)

Dale Daring / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Ely
Pencils:
Will Ely
Inks:
Will Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

"black, white, and red"

[Pure Dog Biscuits] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Hidden Paradise [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

"black, white, and red"

Stowaway (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Anthony
Letters:
typeset

[The Shai Poa Necklace] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Indexer Notes

"black, white, and red"

[Episode 31] (Table of Contents: 14)

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:
Ian Murray; Doris; Torgadoff (dies); The Golden Dragon (dies); Reilly; Walker; Murphy; Pan Chi-Lou; Ken Cockerill (dies); Ja-Lama
Synopsis:
The bad guys die. The treasure is found and returned to its rightful owner. The good guy gets the girl.

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[The Pirate Ship: Part 11] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Ichabod Slade (villain); Rusty; Alfred P. Forrest; Steve

[El Diablo: Part 9] (Table of Contents: 16)

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: 17)

Airecords / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Terry Gilkison
Pencils:
Terry Gilkison
Inks:
Terry Gilkison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [man fighting snake]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    AdventurEvents
  3. 2. [Fang Gow of China: Part 34]
    Barry O'Neill
  4. 3. [The White Warriors]
    Cotton Carver
  5. 4. [On the Wrong Side of the Law: Part 5]
    Federal Men
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Junior Federal Men Club
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Stamp Mart
  8. 7. [The God of the Ruby Eye: Part 10]
    Tod Hunter
  9. 8. [In Arabia: Part 4]
    Don Coyote
  10. 9. [The Plantation Uprising: Part 5]
    Dale Daring
  11. 10. [Pure Dog Biscuits]
    Butch the Pup
  12. 11. Hidden Paradise [Part 1]
    Captain Desmo
  13. 12. Stowaway
  14. 13. [The Shai Poa Necklace]
    Tom Brent
  15. 14. [Episode 31]
    Golden Dragon
  16. 15. [The Pirate Ship: Part 11]
    Rusty and His Pals
  17. 16. [El Diablo: Part 9]
    Anchors Aweigh!
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Airecords
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