(March 1946)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1946-01-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited as F. W. Ellsworth) (credited editor); Jack Schiff (managing editor); Mort Weisinger (story editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Burnley
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
lumberjacks; timber

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

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

F Is for Fox (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Battle of the Redwoods! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ira Yarbrough
Inks
Ira Yarbrough
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Betty Wilder; Bullwer Rylie; Stan Caxton
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Crime without Loot! (Table of Contents: 5)

Hayfoot Henry / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Schwartz
Pencils
Stan Kaye (signed)
Inks
Stan Kaye (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Hayfoot Henry

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

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

The Escape of Elephant Al! (Table of Contents: 7)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin (as Mort Morton Jr.)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Vigilante

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

Scuffy the Tramp / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Lit-Win (signed)
Pencils
Lit-Win (signed)
Inks
Lit-Win (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is it not a beautiful day, Mr. Squirrel?
Genre
humor

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

Fleers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Criminal's Return (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Udall (as Ted Loury)
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Dead Man's Drum! (Table of Contents: 12)

Congo Bill / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Al Schwartz (as Alvin Schwartz)
Pencils
Ed Smalle (as Edwin Smalle)
Inks
Ed Smalle (as Edwin Smalle)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Congo Bill; Jack Randall; Binger; Duret; Fang
Synopsis
Thieves search through a collection of artifacts to find a map to a diamond mine.
Keywords
African artifacts; signal drums; treasure maps

Indexer Notes

writer id by Craig Delich

Superman's Secret Message (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Leo Johnson (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Poor Dad! / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Phil Berube (signed)
Pencils
Phil Berube (signed)
Inks
Phil Berube (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Phil Berube (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Sis, that was fun...
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

History's Mysteries; Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Mental Marvel! (Table of Contents: 17)

Zatara / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
William White (as W. F. White) (signed)
Inks
William White (as W. F. White) (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural; superhero

Indexer Notes

Zatara

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Shell with a "Radio Brain!" (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. F Is for Fox
  4. 3. Battle of the Redwoods!
    Superman
  5. 4. ["I've picked the winner..."]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Crime without Loot!
    Hayfoot Henry
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  8. 7. The Escape of Elephant Al!
    Vigilante
  9. 8. ["Is it not a beautiful day, Mr. Squirrel?"]
    Scuffy the Tramp
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Fleers
  11. 10. Criminal's Return
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. Dead Man's Drum!
    Congo Bill
  14. 13. Superman's Secret Message
    Supermen of America
  15. 14. Leo Johnson
    Wheaties
  16. 15. ["Gee, Sis, that was fun..."]
    Poor Dad!
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    History's Mysteries; Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  18. 17. The Mental Marvel!
    Zatara
  19. 18. ["His magnetic powers foil a vicious sabotage plot..."]
    Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  21. 20. The Shell with a "Radio Brain!"
    Eveready
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