(February 1942)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
M. C. Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (editor); Ted Udall (assistant)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[The Prince and the Head Waiter] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Prince of India
Synopsis:
While dining with Joan in a local restaurant, Flash witnesses an attempt to kidnap a young Prince of India. Although the attempt fails, the Scarlet Speedster decides that the young boy needs an escort back home.

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

[Johnny's Messenger Service (Part 2)] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Dynamited Dam (Table of Contents)

Les Sparks / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Don Cameron
Inks:
Don Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Les Sparks

[Railroad Rogues] (Table of Contents)

The King / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
The King [King Standish]

Indexer Notes

Writer and letterer credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

[The Whip Plays Santa] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Homer Fleming
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
The Whip [Rod Gaynor]

The Army Life of Riley (Table of Contents)

Minute Movies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan
Inks:
Ed Wheelan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Wheelan

Genre:
adventure; humor

Captain Kidder Travelogue (Table of Contents)

Minute Movies / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan
Inks:
Ed Wheelan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Wheelan

Genre:
adventure; humor

The Inkling Kid (Table of Contents)

Minute Movies / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan
Inks:
Ed Wheelan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Wheelan

Genre:
adventure; humor

[The Brain Stealers] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; Argot (villain); Iago (villain)
Synopsis:
Hawkman and Hawkgirl are captured by two scientists who transplant their brains into the bodies of younger people in order to carry out robberies.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Flash
  2. 1. [The Prince and the Head Waiter]
    The Flash
  3. 2. [Johnny's Messenger Service (Part 2)]
    Johnny Thunder
  4. 3. The Dynamited Dam
    Les Sparks
  5. 4. [Railroad Rogues]
    The King
  6. 5. [The Whip Plays Santa]
    The Whip
  7. 6. The Army Life of Riley
    Minute Movies
  8. 7. Captain Kidder Travelogue
    Minute Movies
  9. 8. The Inkling Kid
    Minute Movies
  10. 9. [The Brain Stealers]
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross