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"Speed Saunders: "The Case of the Missing Corpse"": The synopsis for this issue has not yet been written.

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Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise

Detective Comics #16 is an issue of the series Detective Comics (Volume 1) with a cover date of June, 1938.

Synopsis for Speed Saunders: "The Case of the Missing Corpse"


Appearing in Speed Saunders: "The Case of the Missing Corpse"

Featured Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Mike Bruno (Single appearance)

Other Characters:

  • Joseph Bannon (Single appearance)
  • Miss Bannon (Flashback only)
  • Hawley (Appears only as a corpse)


Synopsis for Larry Steele: "The Plot to Kill Larry Steele (Part 2 of 2)"


Appearing in Larry Steele: "The Plot to Kill Larry Steele (Part 2 of 2)"

Featured Characters:

Antagonists:

  • "Snow" (Final appearance)

Synopsis for Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise: "The National Museum Mystery"


Appearing in Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise: "The National Museum Mystery"

Featured Characters:

  • Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise

Antagonists:

  • Mr. Korensky (Single appearance)

Other Characters:

  • Deane

Synopsis for Bruce Nelson: "Too Many Crooks (Part 3 of 3)"


Appearing in Bruce Nelson: "Too Many Crooks (Part 3 of 3)"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • Patricia Barden

Antagonists:

  • Freeland (Final appearance; dies)
  • Tony (Single appearance)
  • Corbett (Single appearance)
  • Laura Jessup (Final appearance)
  • Caulkins (Mentioned only)
  • Strafacchi (Mentioned only)

Other Characters:

  • Lloyd Parsons (Final appearance)
  • Mr. Morton (Final appearance)
  • Detective Horan (Single appearance)
  • Detective Jackson (Single appearance)

Synopsis for Bart Regan, Spy: "A Traitor in Our Midst"


Appearing in Bart Regan, Spy: "A Traitor in Our Midst"

Featured Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Kleog (Only appearance; dies)
  • Barrow (Only appearance; dies)

Other Characters:

  • Mrs. Barrow (Single appearance)

Synopsis for "'Fingerprint' Farson the Plain Clothes Man"


Appearing in "'Fingerprint' Farson the Plain Clothes Man"

  • Appearances not yet listed

Synopsis for Buck Marshall: "Trading Trouble"


Appearing in Buck Marshall: "Trading Trouble"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • Sheriff

Antagonists:

  • Ned Tobins (Single appearance)

Locations:

Synopsis for Slam Bradley: "The Broadway Bandit"


Appearing in Slam Bradley: "The Broadway Bandit"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Boris Desmond (Single appearance)
  • Joan Carter (Single appearance)

Other Characters:

  • Sergeant Gage
  • Captain Drake (Single appearance)
  • Mr. Farrell (Single appearance)

Locations:

Notes

  • Published by Detective Comics, Inc.
  • Slam Bradley:
    • Per the memorandum in panel #59 (5th panel, 9th page) this story takes place on and around June 9, 1938.
    • Per the caption in the opening panel, Slam and Shorty are visiting New York City in this story.
  • First issue for Fred Guardineer art on Speed Saunders.



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