(March 1948)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1948-01-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Jack Schiff; Whitney Ellsworth (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The Man Who Could See the Future (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Bob Kane
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Arthur Loom
Reprints
Keywords
automatic pistols; crystal balls; fortune telling; masks; prognostication

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit verified by Craig Delich; we formerly also credited Lew Sayre Schwartz.

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

Credit Sales Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Man Who Could See the Future! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; The Great Scalini (orchestra conductor, death); Rupert Blamming (millionaire sportsman, death); Arthur Loom (villain, clairvoyant); Loom's thugs (villains)
Synopsis
A clairvoyant successfully predicts the death of two men, but when he predicts Batman will die aboard an ocean liner, the Caped Crusader is willing to gamble that the prediction is wrong.
Reprints
Keywords
Batcave; Batplane; Gotham City; Gotham City Concert Hall; Gotham News; Queen Helen (ship)

Indexer Notes

Penciler credit verified by Craig Delich; we formerly credited Lew Sayre Schwartz.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

She Makes a Honey of a Rescue! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Meet a Bit-o-Honey / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Radio "Hams" to the Rescue! (Table of Contents: 5)

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); Bill Potter (ham radio operator); Bill's mother
Synopsis
Young ham radio operators get their chance to prove their usefulness when disaster strikes and Air Wave needs their help.

The Dummy in the Wax Museum (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Danny's Dream (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Shorty / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Spending my vacation working on a farm is a good idea!
Genre
humor
Characters
Shorty

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

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Rockabye Rogues! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Sherman
Inks
Howard Sherman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Slam Bradley; Shorty Morgan

Payment in Kind (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Art Long (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Mr. District Attorney / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Man Who Brought 'Em Back Dead! (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Penciler verified by Craig Delich.

Death on Wheels! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Easy Way to Change a Fuse (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Could See the Future
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Credit Sales Company
  3. 2. The Man Who Could See the Future!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  5. 4. She Makes a Honey of a Rescue!
    Meet a Bit-o-Honey
  6. 5. Radio "Hams" to the Rescue!
    Air Wave
  7. 6. The Dummy in the Wax Museum
    The Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  8. 7. Editorial Advisory Board
  9. 8. Danny's Dream
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  10. 9. ["Spending my vacation working on a farm is a good idea!"]
    Shorty
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  12. 11. Rockabye Rogues!
    Slam Bradley
  13. 12. Payment in Kind
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Mr. District Attorney
  15. 14. The Man Who Brought 'Em Back Dead!
    The Boy Commandos
  16. 15. Death on Wheels!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  19. 18. Easy Way to Change a Fuse
    Eveready
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