(August 1955)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of March, June, September and December
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Robert Kanigher (Actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #211, 214, 217, 300)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Bird Who Revealed Wonder Woman's Identity! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman

Indexer Notes

Cover previously credited to Irv Novick. Original Hasen and Sachs credits restored by Gene Reed after discussion with Craig Delich on GCD-Main list (3/28/2011).

The Bird Who Revealed Wonder Woman's Identity (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Steve Trevor
Synopsis:
Steve gives Diana a mynah bird, which promptly starts blurting out her secret identity.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, supplied by DC Comics

Parasol Flirtations (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

The Face In the Desert (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Duke Nakox; Steve Trevor; Paula Von Gunther
Synopsis:
Diana and Steve visit Egypt and find an ancient Sphinx that resembles her.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, supplied by DC Comics

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Gems of Destiny / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Beryl, Moonstone, Amethyst, and Sapphire

Never Underestimate A New Idea (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
teen

Ladies of the Theater (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Mirage-Maker (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Paula von Gunther; Wonder Woman robot
Synopsis:
Wonder Woman starts to mistakenly capture innocent people

["Let's take a walk out in the gardens, Elmer."] (Table of Contents)

Peg / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Peg; Elmer
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title changed to make it consistent with indexer's title of original publication.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Bird Who Revealed Wonder Woman's Identity!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. The Bird Who Revealed Wonder Woman's Identity
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. Parasol Flirtations
  4. 3. The Face In the Desert
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Gems of Destiny
  6. 5. Never Underestimate A New Idea
    Binky
  7. 6. Ladies of the Theater
  8. 7. The Mirage-Maker
    Wonder Woman
  9. 8. ["Let's take a walk out in the gardens, Elmer."]
    Peg
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Allen Ross