(August-September 1952)

DC, 1947 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1952-06-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Private Eye Who Couldn't See! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

Superman Says: "It's Smart to Check -- And Doublecheck!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superman
Synopsis
Superman lectures two drivers and a bicyclist about road safety.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Private Eye Who Couldn't See (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Top Speed Stops Spy (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Message to Parents (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Rise and Fall of a Gambler (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Robbins
Inks
Ed Robbins
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a nice quiet night here in the park!
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Man without Fingerprints! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; crime
Synopsis
The FBI has little trouble in identifying a criminal who found a way to rid himself of his fingerprints after a crime.
Reprints

Short-Weight Sleuth (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Allen Ulmer
Inks
Allen Ulmer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

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

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Crime Oddities! / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The number of arrests on fair days exceeds those made on cloudy days...
Genre
non-fiction; crime

Mistaken Identity! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

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

The Grapevine / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Golden Mouthpiece (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

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

The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

The Phantom Stranger; House of Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Secret of Treasure Cave (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Private Eye Who Couldn't See!
  2. 1. Superman Says: "It's Smart to Check -- And Doublecheck!"
    Superman
  3. 2. The Private Eye Who Couldn't See
  4. 3. Top Speed Stops Spy
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  5. 4. Message to Parents
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. Rise and Fall of a Gambler
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. ["It's a nice quiet night here in the park!"]
    Casey the Cop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  11. 10. Man without Fingerprints!
  12. 11. Short-Weight Sleuth
  13. 12. ["Today we're going to have a contest!"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  14. 13. ["The number of arrests on fair days exceeds those made on cloudy days..."]
    Crime Oddities!
  15. 14. Mistaken Identity!
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    The Grapevine
  17. 16. The Golden Mouthpiece
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    The Phantom Stranger; House of Mystery
  20. 19. The Secret of Treasure Cave
    Wilson Chem. Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
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