(February 1943)

DC, 1940 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:
M. C. Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (editor); Ted Udall (assistant); Dorothy Roubicek (assistant)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[School for Crime] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt
Inks:
Lou Ferstadt
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

The College of Criminal Knowledge (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt
Inks:
Lou Ferstadt
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]
Synopsis:
When the underworld lays low for two weeks, the Flash realizes something is up. But when he discovers that the reason is that the crooks are attending school to sharpen their larceny, maybe it's time for him to go back to school....for a different reason.

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

[Twister-Turvy] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ted Udall
Pencils:
Frank Harry
Inks:
Frank Harry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

[Homecoming] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder

Jack and the Beanstalk (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

The Man Who Wouldn't Work (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 [Rodney Gaynor]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Story of Daniel: Part One (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Montgomery Mulford
Pencils:
Don Cameron
Inks:
Don Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; religious
Characters:
Daniel
Reprints:

Go Get It (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]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]
Synopsis:
A new radio program, loosely based on a form of a scavenger hunt, becomes a source of headaches for the Flying Furies when they discover the program is sponsored by the underworld!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flying Colors / filler / ? pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

This filler MAY be out of its original sequence. Added by Craig Delich 2007-9-5.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [School for Crime]
    The Flash
  2. 1. The College of Criminal Knowledge
    The Flash
  3. 2. [Twister-Turvy]
    The Ghost Patrol
  4. 3. [Homecoming]
    Johnny Thunder
  5. 4. Jack and the Beanstalk
    Minute Movies
  6. 5. The Man Who Wouldn't Work
    The Whip
  7. 6. The Story of Daniel: Part One
    Picture Stories from the Old Testament
  8. 7. Go Get It
    Hawkman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Flying Colors
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Stangas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross