Detective Comics #149

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1949
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/7700

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Sound Effect Crimes (Batman ) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; The Joker.

Credits

Art
Dick Sprang

Reprint history

From GCD
In The Batman Archives (DC, 1990 series) #7 (November 2007).

Notes

Pencil credit verified by Sprang and ink credit verified by Craig Delich. Contains Capt. Tootsie ad by C. C. Beck.

Show/hide 1. The Sound-Effect Crimes! (Batman ) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Joker (villain).

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang (signed as Bob Kane)
Inks
Dick Sprang

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #21 ([February 1952?])
The Sound-Effect Crimes
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #21 ([February 1952?])
The Sound-Effect Crimes
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #21 ([February 1952?])
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #21 ([February 1952?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #52 ([February 1970?])
The Sound-Effect Crimes
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #52 ([February 1970?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #52 ([February 1970?])
 
United States
Batman Archives (DC, 1990 series) #7 ([November] 2007)
From GCD
In The Batman Archives (DC, 1990 series) #7 (November 2007).

Synopsis

The sound effects from a radio drama spur the Joker to institute a new crime idea: that of using sound to create panic among the city's populace in order to make easy scores.

Notes

Pencil credit verified by Sprang. Inker credit revised & verified by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005). Inker credit previously given to Howard Sherman? Gene McDonald? Synopsis added by Craig Delich 1-6-08.

Show/hide 2. The Lost Evidence (Robotman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robotman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Robotman [Paul Dennis]

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson?
Art
Jimmy Thompson

Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

Show/hide 3. Shorty Grows Up (Slam Bradley) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Slam Bradley
Genre
Detective
Characters
Slam Bradley; Shorty Morgan.

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Gag
Characters
Shorty

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #13 ([October 1957?])
Untitled
Show/hide 5. Science Question Box Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Teen humor
Characters
Varsity Vic

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 7. The Case of the Ex-Boy Commando (The Boy Commandos) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Boy Commandos
Genre
War; adventure
Characters
The Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn; Tex; Andre].

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Steve Brodie
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Gag
Characters
Casey

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (KGM, 1950 series) #37 ([June 1950?])
Untitled

Notes

Pencil credit verified by Sprang and ink credit verified by Craig Delich. Contains Capt. Tootsie ad by C. C. Beck.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37718

Entry created

  • 08/10/2008

Index completed

  • 23/03/2014