(February 1943)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
M. C. Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (editor); Ted Udall (assistant, uncredited); Dorothy Roubicek (assistant, uncredited)
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.

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Christmas Gift Books (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Josette Frank
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The College of Criminal Knowledge (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt [as E. E. Hibbard]
Inks:
Lou Ferstadt [as E. E. Hibbard]
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 from Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Comic Cavalcade / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Many months ago the courageous commandos made a sudden and sensationally successful attack..."] (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]

["After drifting around in a lifeboat for sixty days..."] (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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

All-Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wonder Woman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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 Divided Old Glory! (Table of Contents)

Flying Colors / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich.

Thousand-Face, Part 1 (Table of Contents)

A Jack Raymond Story / text story / 1.55 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Victory Picture Frames / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Picture Stories from the Bible / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A Stamp and a Canal (Table of Contents)

Flash Stamp Page / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sidney M. Elias
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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) (Expand) /

All-Star Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Mutt and Jeff; Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Institute for Physical Development / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [School for Crime]
    The Flash
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. Christmas Gift Books
  4. 3. The College of Criminal Knowledge
    The Flash
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Comic Cavalcade
  6. 5. ["Many months ago the courageous commandos made a sudden and sensationally successful attack..."]
    The Ghost Patrol
  7. 6. ["After drifting around in a lifeboat for sixty days..."]
    Johnny Thunder
  8. 7. Jack and the Beanstalk
    Minute Movies
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    All-Flash
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  11. 10. The Man Who Wouldn't Work
    The Whip
  12. 11. The Divided Old Glory!
    Flying Colors
  13. 12. Thousand-Face, Part 1
    A Jack Raymond Story
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Victory Picture Frames
  15. 14. The Story of Daniel, Part One
    Picture Stories from the Old Testament
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  17. 16. A Stamp and a Canal
    Flash Stamp Page
  18. 17. Go Get It
    Hawkman
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    All-Star Comics
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff; Green Lantern
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Institute for Physical Development
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
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