(May 1947)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1947-03-24
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
machine guns; manhole covers

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

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

S Is for Skunk (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Dawn Patrol Crimes! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Cooper [as Bob Kane] (signed)
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Limpy]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Mart Morris (airplane pilot); Sam (airplane pilot); Mr. Ross (President of Ross Radium Company); Eddy Bacher (airplane pilot); Blacky Cain (villain); Shiner [Mr. Smythe] (villain, Ross' manager); Limpy (villain, radium company worker)
Synopsis
An underworld radium gang uses the talents of some pioneers of the air age called "The Dawn Patrol" to innocently carry the contraband material.
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Signal; Batplane; Dawn Patrol; Gotham City

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit revised by Martin O'Hearn, previously given to Bob Kane (per Craig Delich) and before that Ray Burnley.

Enos Slaughter (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pokey Joe's Secret Weapon (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

South of the Border! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Artist credits by Jerry Bails. We previously credited Howard Sherman.

A Close Call! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Talent Hunt (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Max Olin (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Batman and Robin Fans! Attention! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Heroes for a Day! (Table of Contents: 10)

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; Alfy Twidgett; Brooklyn [Dan Turpin]; Andre Chavard; Jan Haasan]

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

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Post's Grape-Nuts / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Voices of Spooky Sommers! (Table of Contents: 13)

Air Wave / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Air Wave [Larry Jordan]

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

Casey the Cop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is some neighborhood I'm in...
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey

Will Jimmy Win a New Columbia? (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Columbia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The "Homer" That Didn't Count! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (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. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. S Is for Skunk
  4. 3. The Dawn Patrol Crimes!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  5. 4. Enos Slaughter
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Pokey Joe's Secret Weapon
    Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  7. 6. South of the Border!
    Slam Bradley
  8. 7. A Close Call!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  9. 8. Talent Hunt
  10. 9. Batman and Robin Fans! Attention!
    Tomahawk
  11. 10. Heroes for a Day!
    The Boy Commandos
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Post's Grape-Nuts
  14. 13. The Voices of Spooky Sommers!
    Air Wave
  15. 14. ["This is some neighborhood I'm in..."]
    Casey the Cop
  16. 15. Will Jimmy Win a New Columbia?
    Columbia
  17. 16. The "Homer" That Didn't Count!
    Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Eveready
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
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  • Matthew Peets
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Gregory Fischer
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