(April 1950)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1950-02-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Hall of Trophies (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Joker (image)
Reprints
Keywords
Hall of Trophies

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

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

The Thousand and One Trophies of Batman! (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; Dr. Doom (villain, smuggler, death); The Joker (villain, image)
Synopsis
As they add trophy 1000 to the Bat-Cave's collection, the Caped Crusaders decide to check over the other trophies to make sure they are in good shape. They are called out on another case, bringing back trophy 1001 unaware that the evil Dr. Doom is hiding inside and plans to rig some of the trophies in the Bat-Cave to kill the Dynamic Duo.
Reprints
Keywords
Batcave; Batmobile; Gotham City; Hall of Trophies; Wayne Mansion

Indexer Notes

Pencil credit by Craig Delich, as verified to him by Lew Sayre Schwartz; we previously credited Schwartz.

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

Bazooka / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

The Impossible Murder Case! (Table of Contents: 5)

Impossible -- but True! / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Barry
Inks
Dan Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond

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

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

Felony and Fun! (Table of Contents: 7)

Robotman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tom Cooke
Inks
Tom Cooke
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero; humor
Characters
Robotman [Robert Crane; aka Paul Dennis]

Indexer Notes

Artist credit verified by Jerry Bails; we previously suggested Frank Bolle.

2 Smash Hits! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Alan Ladd; The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Clue Crazy! (Table of Contents: 9)

Dover and Clover / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Dover; Clover

Winner Take All No 2 (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Little Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Strike one!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Pete
Reprints

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

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Brave Who Was a Coward! (Table of Contents: 13)

Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Don C. Cameron
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Pow-Wow Smith

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Craig Delich.

Superman's Code for Buddies (Table of Contents: 14)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Hall of Trophies
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  2. 1. ["You will always hit the bull's-eye..."]
  3. 2. The Thousand and One Trophies of Batman!
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka
  5. 4. ["You don't have to wait 2 months..."]
    Star Spangled Comics; Action Comics; Adventure Comics
  6. 5. The Impossible Murder Case!
    Impossible -- but True!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat
  8. 7. Felony and Fun!
    Robotman
  9. 8. 2 Smash Hits!
    The Adventures of Alan Ladd; The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet
  10. 9. Clue Crazy!
    Dover and Clover
  11. 10. Winner Take All No 2
  12. 11. ["Strike one!"]
    Little Pete
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Nestlé's Crunch
  14. 13. The Brave Who Was a Coward!
    Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman
  15. 14. Superman's Code for Buddies
    Superman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Co.
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