(April 1947)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1947-02-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U .S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Castle of Doom (Table of Contents)

Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ira Schnapp letterer credit via Todd Klein through a post from his blog Kleinletters, 16 October 2016 (retrieved 19 November 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/star-spangled-schnapp/).

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

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

R Is for Rabbit (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Case of the Boy Wonders! (Table of Contents: 3)

Robin / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger ?
Pencils
Win Mortimer [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks
Win Mortimer [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Bruce Wayne (cameo)
Synopsis
Robin and several other "boy genuises" are invited to a castle and find themselves trapped. The castle set to blow up in 30 minutes unless they can find a way to escape their fate!
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Mortimer inks credit from Craig Delich. We previously credited Charles Paris.

Ira Schnapp letterer credit via Todd Klein through a post from his blog Kleinletters, 16 October 2016 (retrieved 19 November 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/star-spangled-schnapp/).

Ed Krause (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Mister Stumpy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Out to Lunch
Genre
humor

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

Superboy; Adventure Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Hocus Pocus Crimes! (Table of Contents: 7)

Robotman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jimmy Thompson
Inks
Jimmy Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
Jimmy Thompson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Robotman [Robert Crane; Paul Dennis]

Captain Tootsie's Counter-Spook (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Murder Sets a Snare! (Table of Contents: 9)

The Star-Spangled Kid / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jon Small
Inks
Jon Small
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Star Spangled Kid [Sylvester Pemberton]; Stripesy [Pat Dugan]

Indexer Notes

Ira Schnapp letterer credit via Todd Klein through a post from his blog Kleinletters, 16 October 2016 (retrieved 19 November 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/star-spangled-schnapp/).

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

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What terrific!
Genre
humor

Brand New Animal Pals! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Leading Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Wrong Number (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Collori
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Rainbow Rain Makers (Table of Contents: 13)

Penniless Palmer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch ?
Pencils
Thurston Harper [as T.H.] (signed)
Inks
Thurston Harper [as T.H.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Penniless Palmer

Indexer Notes

Credits added by Craig Delich. Art previously credited to "Stan Kaye ?; George Storm ?"

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

Jimminy and the Magic Book; More Fun Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Jungle Ambuscade! (Table of Contents: 15)

Liberty Belle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Don C. Cameron [as Don Cameron] (signed)
Pencils
Chuck Winter (signed)
Inks
Chuck Winter (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Liberty Belle [Libby Lawrence]

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

The Gahoon / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

MoToR's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Castle of Doom
    Robin
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. R Is for Rabbit
  4. 3. The Case of the Boy Wonders!
    Robin
  5. 4. Ed Krause
    Wheaties
  6. 5. ["Out to Lunch"]
    Mister Stumpy
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Superboy; Adventure Comics
  8. 7. The Hocus Pocus Crimes!
    Robotman
  9. 8. Captain Tootsie's Counter-Spook
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  10. 9. Murder Sets a Snare!
    The Star-Spangled Kid
  11. 10. ["What terrific!"]
    Casey the Cop
  12. 11. Brand New Animal Pals!
    Leading Comics
  13. 12. Wrong Number
  14. 13. The Rainbow Rain Makers
    Penniless Palmer
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jimminy and the Magic Book; More Fun Comics
  16. 15. Jungle Ambuscade!
    Liberty Belle
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    The Gahoon
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    MoToR's Auto Repair Manual
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Hughes
  • Katie
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Jim Walls
  • Mark Gordon