Gang Busters #27

DC Comics

United States

Published
April-May 1952
Page count
44
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/9545

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover I Hunted My Own Son! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Crime
Show/hide 1. Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!" (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. I Hunted My Own Son! Comic story, 9.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Art
John Lehti
Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Vitalis Hair Cream) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Vitalis Hair Cream
Show/hide 4. What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! (Wheaties) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wheaties
Show/hide 5. No title recorded (House of Mystery) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
House of Mystery
Show/hide 6. Twenty Floors of Felony! Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #31 ([February 1965?])
Twenty Floors of Felony!
Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Luden's Cough Drops) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Luden's Cough Drops
Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Gee! A new boy!"

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Art
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Show/hide 9. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Notes

Includes a plug for A Date with Judy on ABC.

Show/hide 10. Fingerprint Oddities! Comic story, 1 page
Show/hide 11. The Crime of the Century (A Casebook Mystery) Comic story, 3.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Casebook Mystery
Genre
Detective-mystery

Credits

Art
Ed Robbins
Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Out of This World; Necco) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Out of This World; Necco
Show/hide 13. No title recorded (The Grapevine) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Grapevine

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 14. The Machine That Haunts Men! Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Art
Ralph Mayo
Show/hide 15. Law Curios! Cartoon, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; history
Show/hide 16. No title recorded (Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wildroot Cream-Oil

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 17. No title recorded (Wilson Chem. Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chem. Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 18. Hey Skinny! ...Yer Ribs Are Showing! (Charles Atlas) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Charles Atlas

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 19. No title recorded (Daisy Air Rifles) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Air Rifles

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 22764

Entry created

  • 24/08/2019

Cover added

  • 24/08/2019

Index completed

  • 24/08/2019