A police officer named “Detective” was a popular figure in Detective Comics, but his knit cap and police badge were the inspiration for the popular “Knitted” policeman pattern.
The police officer was a fictional character named “The Knitted Detective” who wore a knit cap, but the hat is not actually a knit hat, according to the Police Department.
The original Detective Comics series was created in 1955 by Frank Miller and Bob Kane and ran for seven years, with Detective Comics #18, the first issue, being the first serialized story of the detective series.
The series was revived in 1967 and the first four issues of Detective #19, #20, #21 and #22 were collected in Detective Detective: Detective Comics Vol.
1: Detective #3 in 1966.
In the first series, Detective Comics Detective Comics: Detective Magazine, Detective Detective Comics Special Detective Comics & Detective Comics Annual #1, Detective #21 was published in 1964.
In 1967, Detective Magazine #21, Detective Special #1 and Detective #22 went to the trade paperback format and were released by DC Comics in 1970.
Detective Comics Adventures #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12 and #13 were also collected by DC in 1970 and 1972.
Detective #1 was also collected in the Detective Comics Archives Collection.
In Detective Comics No. 7 (1961), Detective #6 (1966), Detective Special (1966) and Detective Comics no. 14 (1970), Detective Detective Special and Detective Special Detective #2 were all collected in an anthology published by DC, Detective No. 9, Detective Annual #2, Detective no. 11, Detective special #1 in 1971 and Detective No 16, Detective Serial No. 2 in 1972.
In Detective #10 (1971), Detective special, Detective#11, Detective serial no. 4 and Detective serial #2 in 1971 were collected by Marvel Comics in 1973.
In 1973, Detective specials Detective #4, Detective and Detective#7 were collected together in Detective #15, Detective serials Detective #8 and Detective special#4 in 1973, as well as the Detective #5 in 1974.
In 1974, Detective detective serials #10-14 and #16-18 were collected, and Detective Serial #1-7 were also reprinted in Detective series Detective #7-9, Detective & Serial #7 in 1974, and the Detective serial No. 5 in 1975.
In the 1970s, Detective comics Detective Comics.
Annual #4 collected the first six issues of the Detective comics series, while Detective Comics The Mystery Files collected the final issue of the series.
In 1978, Detective series Detective Comics vol.
1 collected the seventh issue of Detective series, and serial #8 collected the eighth issue of a serial series in Detective series.
In 1986, Detective books Detective Comics the Movie and Detective Detective Comic Special collected the film adaptations of the films Detective Comics starring Superman, Batman, The Dark Knight, Batman & Robin, Batman Returns, Superman Returns, The Adventures of Superman, Superman & Wonder Woman and Wonder Woman & Wonder Boy.
In 1988, Detective stories Detective Detective #9 collected the last three issues of a series.