Gang Busters #33

DC Comics

United States

Published
April-May 1953
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/10412

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Nightstick! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Show/hide 1. Now More Than Ever- (Flippity and Flop) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Flippity and Flop

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Maniac at Large Comic story, 5.67 pages

Credits

Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Ray Burnley
Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wildroot Cream-Oil
Show/hide 4. Record Racketeers! Comic story, 9 pages

Credits

Art
Sam Burlockoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #83 ([April 1965?])
Record Racketeers
Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Fingerprint Curios!) Cartoon, 1 page

"Fingerprint knowledge probably goes back as far as Ancient Babylon..."

Featuring

Feature
Fingerprint Curios!
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Art
Morris Waldinger
Letters
Morris Waldinger

Synopsis

How fingerprints have been used through the ages.

Notes

Art credit by Bob Rozakis and Gene Reed.

Show/hide 6. The Case of the Doomed Dogs (A Casebook Mystery) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Casebook Mystery
Genre
Detective-mystery

Credits

Art
Joe Certa
Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Gosh, they stopped Pud on the goal line again!"

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Art
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Show/hide 8. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Notes

Includes a plug for The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis.

Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.67 pages

"Oh, officer! Chase these kids away!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #255 (December 1958)
No title recorded
 
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #24 ([April 1967])
Untitled
Show/hide 10. Superman Is on Television! (The Adventures of Superman) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Superman
Show/hide 11. Firemen's Lingo (The Grapevine) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Grapevine
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 12. The Un-Cheated Gallows Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Art
Morris Waldinger
Letters
Morris Waldinger

Notes

Art credit by Bob Rozakis and Gene Reed.

Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Necco) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Necco
Show/hide 14. Nightstick Comic story, 6 pages

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Show/hide 15. Superman Says: "People Are People!" (Superman) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer

Synopsis

Superman combats race prejudice.

Show/hide 16. No title recorded (Jowett Institute of Physical Training) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jowett Institute of Physical Training

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 17. Bill Starts an Air Rifle Club (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

  • 34532

Entry created

  • 01/10/2007

Index completed

  • 18/09/2019

Last updated

  • 18/09/2019