(November 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 editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

none (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Adventure of the Abducted Trains (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Hal Sharp
Inks:
Hal Sharp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; The Claw (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
A criminal known as the Claw must eliminate the Flash in order to achieve his aim: to kidnap, then replace the richest men in the United States with doubles loyal to him!

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

Adventure in Spain (Table of Contents)

The Ghost Patrol / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Udall; Joe Greene
Pencils:
Frank Harry
Inks:
Frank Harry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Ghost Patrol [Pedro; Slim; Fred]

Indexer Notes

Writer credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

[Peachy Pet: Problem] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Peachy Pet

Proof for a Parson (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Jon L Blummer
Inks:
Jon L Blummer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

[The Axis Invades South America] (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]

Intrigue (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

Flash Pays a Visit (Table of Contents)

The Flash / public service announcement / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
M. C. Gaines ?
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]

Indexer Notes

War Bond ad.

The Wishing Well (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]
Synopsis:
The Flying Fury must solve the mystery of an old water well that seems to grant the wishes of deserving people.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. none
    Hawkman
  2. 1. Adventure of the Abducted Trains
    The Flash
  3. 2. Adventure in Spain
    The Ghost Patrol
  4. 3. [Peachy Pet: Problem]
    Johnny Thunder
  5. 4. Proof for a Parson
    The King
  6. 5. [The Axis Invades South America]
    The Whip
  7. 6. Intrigue
    Minute Movies
  8. 7. Flash Pays a Visit
    The Flash
  9. 8. The Wishing Well
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
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