(January 1943)

DC, 1939 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:
Sheldon Mayer
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Riddle of Dickles Manor! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irwin Hasen [as Hasen] (signed)
Inks:
Irwin Hasen [as Hasen] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern; Doiby Dickles; Colonel Dickles; Vara Dickles; Beefy Dickles; Rafe Dickles

Indexer Notes

Characters added by Craig Delich 9-9-08.

The Riddle of Dickles Manor (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Harry Tschida
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Beefy Dickles; Colonel Dickles; Rafe Dickles; Vara Dickles
Synopsis:
The death of Doiby's eccentric uncle draws the Emerald Crusader into a murder-mystery in which the beneficiaries are being killed off one by one!

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich, updated 8/04. Irene Miller is mentioned, but not seen, in this story. Alan Scott works for APEX Studios. Oddity: Green Lantern charges his ring, but does NOT repeat his oath in this story. Notes, some info and synopsis added by Craig Delich 9-9-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff; Cicero's Cat

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

The Little Men (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ted Udall (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Gallagher
Inks:
Joe Gallagher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flying Colors / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John M. Jenks (signed)
Pencils:
John M. Jenks (signed)
Inks:
John M. Jenks (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
John M. Jenks

Genre:
non-fiction

Hop Harrigan -- Instructor (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Pencils:
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Inks:
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon L. Blummer

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 9-9-08.

Boeing Stratoliner (Table of Contents)

How to Spot the Planes in the Skies / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Falcon Mathieu (signed)
Pencils:
Falcon Mathieu (signed)
Inks:
Falcon Mathieu (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Falcon Mathieu

Genre:
non-fiction

The Half-Pint Policeman (Table of Contents)

Dr. Mid-Nite / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Reizenstein
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Mid-Nite [Dr. Charles McNider]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04.

That's Not My Bomb! [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Stone / text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jimmy Stone

[On the Trail of the Red Tornado's Identity] (Table of Contents)

Scribbly and the Red Tornado / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Scribbly; Red Tornado [Ma Hunkle]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff; Cicero's Cat

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

[Mission to Germany] (Table of Contents)

Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Howard Purcell (signed) [as H.P.]
Inks:
Howard Purcell (signed) [as H.P.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Sargon [John Sargent]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04.

The Case of the Sly Saboteurs (Table of Contents)

Red, White and Blue / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Udall
Pencils:
Joe Gallagher
Inks:
Joe Gallagher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Red Dugan; Whitey White; Blooey Blue

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Riddle of Dickles Manor!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Riddle of Dickles Manor
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat
  4. 3. The Little Men
    The Atom
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Flying Colors
  6. 5. Hop Harrigan -- Instructor
    Hop Harrigan
  7. 6. Boeing Stratoliner
    How to Spot the Planes in the Skies
  8. 7. The Half-Pint Policeman
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  9. 8. That's Not My Bomb! [Part 1]
    Jimmy Stone
  10. 9. [On the Trail of the Red Tornado's Identity]
    Scribbly and the Red Tornado
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat
  12. 11. [Mission to Germany]
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  13. 12. The Case of the Sly Saboteurs
    Red, White and Blue
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