(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

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.
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