Detective Comics #150

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1949
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/7752

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Batman ) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin.

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

Reprint history

Printed in
In The Batman Archives (DC, 1990 series) #7 (November 2007).

Notes

Artist credits revised & verified by Craig Delich (Jan. 2008). Pencil credit previously given to Winslow Mortimer and inks to Charles Paris.

Show/hide 1. The Ghost of Gotham City! (Batman ) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Judge Whipple; D.A. Robert J. Pierce; Dr. Paul Visio [as Rifle Rafferty] (first appearance; villain).

Credits

Pencils
Dick Sprang (signed as Bob Kane)
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic Annual (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #5 (August 1958)
The Ghost of Gotham City!

Synopsis

A clever doctor uses a phony "ghost" of executed mobster Rifle Rafferty and a group of stool pigeons within Gotham City's mobs in order to convince the Police and the Dynamic Duo that Rafferty has come back from the dead to exact revenge.

Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 1-6-08.

Show/hide 2. Robotman Meets Robotcrook (Robotman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robotman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Robotman [Paul Dennis]

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Jimmy Thompson
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Teen humor
Characters
Jerry

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. A Day in the Life of a Private Eye (Slam Bradley) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Gag
Characters
Casey

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. The Boy Conqueror Text story, 1.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. 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 8. Around the World or Bust (The Boy Commandos) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby?
Inks
George Klein
Show/hide 9. Safety First (Superman) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero, fact
Characters
Superman

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Wayne Boring?
Al Plastino ?
Inks
Wayne Boring?
Al Plastino?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #80 (May 1957)

Notes

Artist credits revised & verified by Craig Delich (Jan. 2008). Pencil credit previously given to Winslow Mortimer and inks to Charles Paris.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 45653

Cover added

  • 05/05/2010

Index completed

  • 05/05/2010