(July-August 1945)

DC, 1936 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy; Dover and Clover / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (Dover and Clover); Stan Kaye (Superboy)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (Dover and Clover); Stan Kaye (Superboy)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Dover; Clover
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Craig Delich (Dover and Clover) and Bob Hughes (Superboy).

Cover letters credit from Todd Klein via his blog Kleinletters, posted 23 September 2016 (http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-more-fun-comics/).

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

["People like to laugh!"] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Merchant of Menace! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Green Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice del Bourgo
Inks:
Maurice del Bourgo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Mr. Melton
Keywords:
Arrowcar

["Wish the boss would shift me to left field..."] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Good Hunting! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superboy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron [as Jerry Siegel] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Shuster (signed)
Inks:
John Sikela ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Johnny Meadows; Mrs. Meadows; un-named Sheriff; Rufus Sludge (villain, landlord); Pedro (villain); Slug (villain)
Synopsis:
When Johnny and his mother are going to be evicted from their home, Johnny decides to go out and discover something valuable to help pay down the mortgage. However, when he discovers the men responsible for the situation he and his mother finds themselves in, it is Superboy that must take a hand and save Johnny from certain death.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn.

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his blog Kleinletters, posted 23 September 2016 (http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-more-fun-comics/).

Clark Kent does not wear glasses.

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

Kellogg's Pep / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Missing Musicians! (Table of Contents: 8)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin [as Mort Morton Jr.]
Inks:
Mort Meskin [as Mort Morton Jr.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes.

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his blog Kleinletters, posted 23 September 2016 (http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-more-fun-comics/).

Learn to Play the Champion Way! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["This book I got from the ship's library ought to make me an expert!"] (Table of Contents: 10)

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

["Do y'want me to get really mad?!?"] (Table of Contents: 11)

public service announcement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Blind Date (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Alton Black
Letters:
typeset

Not to Be Repeated! (Table of Contents: 13)

public service announcement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Railroad Roundup! (Table of Contents: 14)

Dover and Clover / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Todd Klein via his blog Kleinletters, posted 23 September 2016 (http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-more-fun-comics/).

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

Kellogg's Pep / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Great Goldfish Bowl! (Table of Contents: 16)

Aquaman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Spencer Sailsbury; Ronald Sailsbury
Synopsis:
A millionaire commissions Aquaman to find his nephew's pet goldfish.

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes.

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Be sure to get these top favorites..."] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy; Dover and Clover
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["People like to laugh!"]
  4. 3. Merchant of Menace!
    The Green Arrow
  5. 4. ["Wish the boss would shift me to left field..."]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Good Hunting!
    Superboy
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
  9. 8. The Missing Musicians!
    Johnny Quick
  10. 9. Learn to Play the Champion Way!
    Wheaties
  11. 10. ["This book I got from the ship's library ought to make me an expert!"]
    Shorty
  12. 11. ["Do y'want me to get really mad?!?"]
  13. 12. Blind Date
  14. 13. Not to Be Repeated!
  15. 14. Railroad Roundup!
    Dover and Clover
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  17. 16. The Great Goldfish Bowl!
    Aquaman
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
  19. 18. ["Be sure to get these top favorites..."]
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Eveready
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Hughes