(February 1943)

DC, 1939 Series
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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

Hop Harrigan Meets the Enemy! (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jon L. Blummer
Inks:
Jon L. Blummer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan

The Disappearing Damsel (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Harry Tschida (signed on splash page catsup bottle)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Irene Miller; Cora Collins
Synopsis:
An old girlfriend of Irene Miller's, Cora Collins, invites Irene to lunch as a witness to a meeting between Cora and a gentleman. When Irene turns around for a moment, Cora disappears!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 12/04. Pencil and ink confirmation from Dan Makarakov (May 14, 2006) from the splash page of the original art. Alan Scott works for APEX Studios. Oddity: Green Lantern uses an unusual oath in this story: "As the green rays strike forth into darkness, so may all black evil be exposed and driven away!" Most notes, characters and synopsis added by Craig Delich 9-9-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat / comic story / 1 page (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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 1 page (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

Indexer Notes

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

Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction (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.

[Hop Battles the Enemy] (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.

[Forbidden Cave] (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.

[Shanghaied] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Sargon [John Sargent]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04.

That's Not My Bomb! [Part 2] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Evelyn Gaines (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jimmy Stone

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat / comic story / 1 page (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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 1 page (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

Indexer Notes

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

[The U-Boat] (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]

The Story of Joshua -- Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Picture Stories from the Old Testament / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Montgomery Mulford (signed)
Pencils:
Don Cameron
Inks:
Don Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; religious
Characters:
Joshua; Rahab; Achen of Judah
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Picture Stories from the Bible. The artist Don Cameron is not the same person as the Superman and Batman writer.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Hop Harrigan Meets the Enemy!
    Hop Harrigan
  2. 1. The Disappearing Damsel
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  5. 4. Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction
    Red, White and Blue
  6. 5. [Hop Battles the Enemy]
    Hop Harrigan
  7. 6. [Forbidden Cave]
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  8. 7. [Shanghaied]
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  9. 8. That's Not My Bomb! [Part 2]
    Jimmy Stone
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff; Cicero's Cat
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  12. 11. [The U-Boat]
    Scribbly and the Red Tornado
  13. 12. The Story of Joshua -- Part 1
    Picture Stories from the Old Testament
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Ramon Schenk
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
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