(June 1942)

DC, 1942 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)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman
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[Wonder Woman's Lasso] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
William Moulton Marston [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman; Paula Von Gunther (villain); Nazis; Queen Hippolyte; Mala; Amazons; Intro: Metala (an Amazon); Aphrodite, Athena; Intro: Wonder Woman's Magic Lasso; Steve Trevor; Col Darnell
Synopsis:
Trevor is promoted to Major. Hippolyte gives Diana her magic lasso.
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[The Son of the Black Pirate] (Table of Contents)

Black Pirate / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Jon Valor; Donna Bonita; Justin Valor (grows to 12 years of age in this story); King Philip (villain); Don Muerte (Dies);

Indexer Notes

Writer revision by Craig Delich (Dec. 2005) and verified by Moldoff in interview with Roy Thomas. Credit previously given to Gardner Fox.

[The Mining Company Con Job] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Terrific / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Reizenstein (signed)
Pencils:
Hal Sharp (signed)
Inks:
Hal Sharp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Terrific; Wanda Wilson; A gang of con men (Intro for all)

Keep 'Em Flying (Table of Contents)

O'Malley of the Fourth Precinct / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen (signed)
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen (signed)
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Long John O'Malley; Philly Mignon (villain); Chickenfat Charlie (Intro for both)

Indexer Notes

O'Malley's first name changes.

[The Salvation of Ludwig Luther] (Table of Contents)

Gay Ghost / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Gay Ghost; Deborah Wallace; Ludwig Luther (Dies); The Nazis

Dodgers of Death (Part 1) (Table of Contents)

Hal Mason / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[The Letter of Slug Ginnis] (Table of Contents)

Little Boy Blue / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children; superhero
Characters:
Little Boy Blue; Toughy; Tubby; Dan Rogers; Slug Ginnis (Intro, villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Jerry Bails & Craig Delich (Dec. 2005).

The Laughing Ghost Walked (Table of Contents)

Wildcat / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger (signed)
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen (signed)
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wildcat; Stretch Skinner; Joan Fortune; The "Laughing Pirate"
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [Wonder Woman's Lasso]
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. [The Son of the Black Pirate]
    Black Pirate
  4. 3. [The Mining Company Con Job]
    Mr. Terrific
  5. 4. Keep 'Em Flying
    O'Malley of the Fourth Precinct
  6. 5. [The Salvation of Ludwig Luther]
    Gay Ghost
  7. 6. Dodgers of Death (Part 1)
    Hal Mason
  8. 7. [The Letter of Slug Ginnis]
    Little Boy Blue
  9. 8. The Laughing Ghost Walked
    Wildcat
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes