(September 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); Ted Udall (assistant editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

assistant editor dates approximate


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
H. G. Peter
Inks:
H. G. Peter
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman; the real Diana Prince
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[The Return of Diana Prince] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
William Moulton Marston
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter (signed)
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman; Diana Prince White; Dan White (intro, her husband); The World Peace Society (villains); Agent X; Dr. Cue (Intro for all); Steve Trevor; Etta Candy
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Indexer Notes

Costume change: first issue in which Wonder Woman wears shorts.

[The Kidnapping of the King's Son] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Jon Valor; Justin Valor; Henry IV, King of France; James VI, King of Scotland and his son (Charles); Duval; two jesters

[The Fall of Ferret McGee] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Terrific / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Reizenstein (signed)
Pencils:
Chuck Winter [ghosting for Hal Sharp]
Inks:
Chuck Winter [ghosting for Hal Sharp]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Terrific; Wanda Wilson; Ferret McGee (Intro, villain); Miss Joy

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

I Been Robbed! (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:
John O'Malley; Big Dip and Little Dipper (Intro; two pickpockets); Everett Fufenstuff, Jr.

[Circus of Sabotage] (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; The Japanese; the Nazis; Oscar Blatz; Deborah Wallace
Synopsis:
Armed Japanese soldiers are attacking towns in the American midwest.

Gang Doctor (Part 2) (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Evelyn Gaines
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

Hal Mason

[The Hi-Jack Painting Company] (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; The Hi-Jack Painting Co. (Intro); Dan Rogers

Indexer Notes

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

[Crime On Skis] (Table of Contents)

Wildcat / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wildcat; Stretch Skinner; Ricco Donnato (villain, intro); Joan Fortune; Charles Dupless
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [The Return of Diana Prince]
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. [The Kidnapping of the King's Son]
    Black Pirate
  4. 3. [The Fall of Ferret McGee]
    Mr. Terrific
  5. 4. I Been Robbed!
    O'Malley of the Fourth Precinct
  6. 5. [Circus of Sabotage]
    Gay Ghost
  7. 6. Gang Doctor (Part 2)
    Hal Mason
  8. 7. [The Hi-Jack Painting Company]
    Little Boy Blue
  9. 8. [Crime On Skis]
    Wildcat
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Hughes