(February 1947)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Sheldon Mayer; Julius Schwartz (story editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[The Story of the Boy Genius] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Bobby Gordon; The Hawkman [Carter Hall] (inset)

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004.

Fame For Bobby Gordon (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Bobby Gordon
Synopsis:
A young boy, paralyzed from the waist down, teams up with the Flash to capture an escaped criminal, armed only with a pen and artist's easel!

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004.

Revised story title by Craig Delich 2007-12-11.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Ghost Patrol / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Frank Harry (signed)
Inks:
Frank Harry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Ghost Patrol [Fred; Slim; Pedro]

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004.

Jack and The Green Walk (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Greene
Pencils:
Joe Gallagher
Inks:
Joe Gallagher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]; Mr. Murphy; Jack

Indexer Notes

Former feature in All-American Comics.

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004.

[Peachy Pet Fights Crime] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth (signed)
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier [as Stan Josephs]
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; humor
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Shocko [Thunderbolt's son]; Peachy Pet
Synopsis:
Peachy Pet once agains utters the amazing words "Sez Me" and conjurs up the Thunderbolt's son in order to wage her war on crime.

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich 9/04. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 12-11-07.

Color Blind (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome [as John Osgood] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ton o' Fun / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2007-12-11 and is most likely out of proper sequence.

The Man Who Couldn't Grow Old (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Inks:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Junior Ellis (villain)
Synopsis:
Junior Ellis was sure that the younger a criminal was, the less chance there was of his being caught. Hawkman decides to test the odds --- until Ellis discoveres the Fountain of Youth!

Indexer Notes

No Hawkgirl in this story.

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Story of the Boy Genius]
    The Flash
  2. 1. Fame For Bobby Gordon
    The Flash
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Ghost Patrol
  4. 3. Jack and The Green Walk
    Atom
  5. 4. [Peachy Pet Fights Crime]
    Johnny Thunder
  6. 5. Color Blind
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Ton o' Fun
  8. 7. The Man Who Couldn't Grow Old
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross