Gang Busters #37

DC Comics

United States

Published
December 1953-January 1954
Page count
36
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/10930

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Art
Leonard Starr, line art
Colours
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Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. Binky Says: "Know Your Community!" (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Writing
Jack Schiff, scripter
Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Crashout Inc.! Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
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Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley , inker
Colours
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Text
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Show/hide 3. Untitled (Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wildroot Cream-Oil

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Text
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Show/hide 4. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Look at that little car hopping up and down!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humor

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Colours
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Text
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Show/hide 5. Untitled (Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

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Feature
Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers

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Show/hide 6. Untitled (Tracking the Criminal!) Cartoon, 1 page

"In order to thwart the criminals..."

Featuring

Feature
Tracking the Criminal!
Genre
Non-fiction; crime

Credits

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Show/hide 7. Cut-Rate Crimes! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
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Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Colours
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Text
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Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #32 ([April 1965?])
Cut-Rate Crimes!
Show/hide 8. Insane Decree Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; crime

Credits

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Show/hide 9. Untitled (Smith Brothers Cough Drops) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Smith Brothers Cough Drops

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Show/hide 10. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page
Show/hide 11. The Case of the Gigantic Gamble (A Casebook Mystery) Comic story, 3.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Casebook Mystery
Genre
Detective-mystery

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bill Ely, line art
Colours
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Text
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Show/hide 12. Untitled (Scripto) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Scripto

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Show/hide 13. Untitled (The Grapevine) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Grapevine

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Show/hide 14. Untitled (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"He's the first snake charmer..."

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ray Thompson, line art [signed as Ray T.]
Colours
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Text
, letterer
Show/hide 15. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

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Writing
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Text
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Show/hide 16. The Killer of Cape Barrier! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Leonard Starr, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #83 ([April 1965?])
The Killer of Cape Barrier
Show/hide 17. Three Smashing Adventures (Batman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman

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Show/hide 18. Untitled (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

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Writing
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Art
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Text
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Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 19. Untitled (Thom McAn) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thom McAn

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Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34529

Entry created

  • 01/10/2007

Cover added

  • 26/04/2010

Index completed

  • 02/10/2019

Last updated

  • 06/03/2020