(March 1947)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1947-01-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Jack Schiff; Whitney Ellsworth (editor-in-chief)
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Jack Burnley
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints
Keywords
automatic pistols; slingshots

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Commissioner Gordon Walks a Beat! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Sherman [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks
Howard Sherman [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Chief Inspector (Commissioner) Vane; Mayor Carfax; Chadwick Carfax (Mayor's son); "Sure Thing" Smiley (villain); Gomer (villain); Joe (villain); Torchy (villain)
Synopsis
When the son of the mayor of Gotham City loses a bet to a noted gangster, changes are in the wind, as Commissioner Gordon is demoted to patrolman and Batman's days aiding the police come to an end!
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Signal; Gotham City; Plastico Inc.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Case Without a Key! (Table of Contents: 4)

Slam Bradley / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Slam Bradley; Shorty Morgan

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit by Craig Delich. We previously credited Howard Sherman.

Crash Landing! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Happy Jail-Day to You! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Harris (signed)
Inks
Lee Harris (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Air Wave [Larry Jordan]; Static (his parrot); Dink Dillman (villain)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Q Is for Quagga (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

The Pink Sheet (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dalton Warren (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

Three-Ring Binks / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pardon me, pal--but I'll introduce myself first!
Genre
humor
Characters
Three-Ring Binks

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Morton / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Phil Berube
Pencils
Phil Berube
Inks
Phil Berube
Colors
?
Letters
Phil Berube

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Eat at Pierre's
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Writer and letterer credits by Craig Delich.

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

Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Phantom Express! (Table of Contents: 13)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Steve Brodie
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Jan Haasan; Brooklyn [Dan Turpin]; Andre Chavard; Alfy Twidgett]

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

Nabisco Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Two of America's Most Famous Boys! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Star Spangled Comics; Robin; Adventure Comics; Superboy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. Commissioner Gordon Walks a Beat!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  5. 4. The Case Without a Key!
    Slam Bradley
  6. 5. Crash Landing!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  7. 6. Happy Jail-Day to You!
    Air Wave
  8. 7. Editorial Advisory Board
  9. 8. Q Is for Quagga
  10. 9. The Pink Sheet
  11. 10. ["Pardon me, pal--but I'll introduce myself first!"]
    Three-Ring Binks
  12. 11. ["Eat at Pierre's"]
    Morton
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  14. 13. The Phantom Express!
    The Boy Commandos
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat
  16. 15. Two of America's Most Famous Boys!
    Star Spangled Comics; Robin; Adventure Comics; Superboy
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Eveready
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