(Winter 1941-1942)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Jolaine Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Sheldon Mayer
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

Issue Notes

Alan Scott works for APEX Studios in this issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles
Reprints:

Green Lantern (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irwin Hasen [as Mart Nodel] (4 panels, signed); Howard Purcell (inset)
Inks:
Irwin Hasen [as Mart Nodel] (4 panels, signed); Howard Purcell (inset)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles
Synopsis:
The promo page features G.L. and Doiby in four panels from previously published stories.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Oddity: the page spells Nodell's name as "Nodel". Sequence added by Craig Delich 2008-6-21. Writer Bill Finger is given a by-line on this page. One panel displays G.L. having green flames surrounding his body as he flies.

The Tycoon's Legacy: Chapter 1 (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 13 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]; Doiby Dickles; Irene Miller; un-named President of APEX Broadcasting; Charlie (APEX engineer); Mr. Stromboli; Maria Stromboli; Joe Stromboli (Maria Stomboli's uncle, a porter); P. G. Jeffers (head of the Jeffers Corporation); Elias Slagg (Jeffer's lawyer, death); Baldy [Arnold Corbin] (villain, introduction); Paul Blane (villain, President of the Jeffer's Corporation); Vice-President of Jeffer's Corporation); Lester Vane (villain, Jeffer's nephew)
Synopsis:
Alan Scott's promotion to announcer at APEX Studios leads the Emerald Crusader into a case involving an out-of-work lawyer, a decidedly crooked lawyer and a mental patient who claims he was cheated out of a $5 million inheritance.
Reprints:
Keywords:
APEX Broadcasting Company; Green Lamp; oath; power ring

Indexer Notes

On page 3, when G.L. hit a crook on the jaw, it left behind an image of a "green lantern". Story takes place in Capitol City.

The Tycoon's Legacy: Chapter 2 (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 13 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; Joe Stromboli; Frank Benton Joe's lawyer); Elias Slagg (death); Baldy [Arnold Corbin, called John Corbin in story] (villain); Paul Blane (villain); Lester Vane (villain, death); Mr. Delber (villain, Mr. Blane's secretary); "Bail" Martin (villain)
Synopsis:
The mysterious murders of several key individuals in the case brings the Master of Light into conflict with a weird crime boss named "Baldy."
Reprints:
Keywords:
green lantern; Power ring

Indexer Notes

G.L. charges his ring, but doesn't say oath.

The Tycoon's Legacy: Chapter 3 (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 13 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]; Doiby Dickles; Joe Stromboli; Maria Stromboli; John Larson (death, mentioned by name only); Mrs. Larson (John's wife); Frank Benton; Baldy [Arnold Corbin] (villain); Paul Blane (villain); Mr. Delber (villain); "Bails" Martin (villain)
Synopsis:
After a direct confrontation with Baldy, Green Lantern discovers that this mysterious criminal is involved with a crooked loan racket, wherein the people taking out loans are hurt in some way so that they can't pay off the loan and their collateral can be seized.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Power ring

The Tycoon's Legacy: Chapter 4 (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]; Doiby Dickles; Irene Miller; Joe Stromboli; Maria Stromboli; Frank Benton; Mrs. Morley; Dorrit [aka Paul Blane] (villain, death); Baldy [Arnold Corbin] (villain); Mr. Delber (villain); Meeley (villain)
Synopsis:
Alan pools resources to finance the services of a group of lawyers (known as the Crime Clinic) to investigate the Jeffers Loan Corporation, only to find out that Baldy has threatened all of the people who have taken out loans.
Reprints:
Keywords:
green lantern (called "the all-powerful lamp"); oath; Power ring

Will-Power Games (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
William Moulton Marston
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

This feature is listed out of proper sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan

Indexer Notes

This feature is listed out of proper sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sweet Adeline / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant (signed)
Pencils:
Art Helfant (signed)
Inks:
Art Helfant (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Art Helfant

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Adeline

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 6-21-08. This filler is listed out of proper sequence.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Green Lantern
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. The Tycoon's Legacy: Chapter 1
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. The Tycoon's Legacy: Chapter 2
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. The Tycoon's Legacy: Chapter 3
    Green Lantern
  6. 5. The Tycoon's Legacy: Chapter 4
    Green Lantern
  7. 6. Will-Power Games
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Hop Harrigan
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Sweet Adeline
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes