(October 1941)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand:
A DC Publication
Editing:
Sheldon Mayer
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The indicia reads Issue #30 while the cover reads issue #31.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Martin Nodell [as Mart Nodell] (signed)
Inks:
Martin Nodell [as Mart Nodell] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles (inset)
Reprints:

The Adventure of the Underfed Orphans (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger (signed)
Pencils:
Martin Nodell [as Mart Nodell] (signed)
Inks:
Martin Nodell [as Mart Nodell] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Irene Miller; Doiby Dickles (prologue only); Mr. Grimstone (villain, introduction, director of orphan's home); Honest John Logan (villain, introduction, Assistant Mayor); "Truck" (villain)
Synopsis:
A saleman offering tickets to a dance to benefit an orphanage pics the interest of Alan Scott, who, in disguise, investigates charges that the orphanage feeds its charges sub-standard food.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Power ring

Indexer Notes

1st page prologue is titled "Green Lantern Prologue", stating Doiby Dickles is leaving on a charity tour and is not in the rest of the story. Modified synopsis added by Craig Delich 2008-3-30.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff; Cicero's Cat

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

[Claude] (Table of Contents)

Scribbly and the Red Tornado / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sheldon Mayer

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Red Tornado [Ma Hunkel]; Scribbly Jibbet

[The Cantrell Clan] (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Pencils:
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Inks:
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon L. Blummer

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 3-30-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan's History of American Aviation / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jon L. Blummer
Pencils:
Jon L. Blummer
Inks:
Jon L. Blummer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Hop Harrigan [inset]

Indexer Notes

Credits added by Craig Delich 3-30-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff; Cicero's Cat

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

[Case of the Tainted Meat] (Table of Contents)

Red, White and Blue / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth ?
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Red Dugan; Whitey White; Blooey Blue; Doris West

Indexer Notes

Credits corrected per Craig Delich 8/04.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff; Cicero's Cat

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

[The Stolen Car Gang] (Table of Contents)

Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sargon [John Sargent]

Traitor's Payoff Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Stone / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jimmy Stone

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff; Cicero's Cat

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

[The Dude Ranch Mystery] (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill O'Connor (signed)
Pencils:
Ben Flinton (signed)
Inks:
Leonard Sansone
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]; Mary James

Indexer Notes

Inker credit per Jerry Bails corrected 8/04.

[Mystery of the Medium] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Mid-Nite / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Reizenstein
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Mid-Nite [Charles McNider]; Myra Mason
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Adventure of the Underfed Orphans
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat
  4. 3. [Claude]
    Scribbly and the Red Tornado
  5. 4. [The Cantrell Clan]
    Hop Harrigan
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Hop Harrigan's History of American Aviation
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat
  8. 7. [Case of the Tainted Meat]
    Red, White and Blue
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat
  10. 9. [The Stolen Car Gang]
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  11. 10. Traitor's Payoff Part 2
    Jimmy Stone
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat
  13. 12. [The Dude Ranch Mystery]
    The Atom
  14. 13. [Mystery of the Medium]
    Dr. Mid-Nite
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes