(May 1943)

DC, 1940 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
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); Dorothy Roubicek (assistant)
Format:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; full color; glossy cover; newsprint interior; saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

This issue contains an advertisement for the Junior Justice Society.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Oddity: Hawkman's legs are bare.

The Fear Fighter (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]; Montmorency Eck
Synopsis:
With the help of the Fastest Man Alive, Montmorency Eck achieves the confidence to overcome his greatest fear: fear itself!

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Immortal Ike (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Joe Gallagher
Inks:
Joe Gallagher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

[The Movie Company Fire] (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

The Man Who Talked Too Much (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Homer Fleming
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
The Whip [Rod Gaynor]

The Price of Politics (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

[Ghost Patrol Unfair] (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; Pedro; Slim]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

[The Bird Weapon] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Greene
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:
While Hawkman and Hawkgirl are helping a friend of theirs overcome his fear of heights, thieves break into Carter Hall's home and steal a dangerous weapon.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. The Fear Fighter
    The Flash
  3. 2. The Immortal Ike
    The King
  4. 3. [The Movie Company Fire]
    Johnny Thunder
  5. 4. The Man Who Talked Too Much
    The Whip
  6. 5. The Price of Politics
    Minute Movies
  7. 6. [Ghost Patrol Unfair]
    The Ghost Patrol
  8. 7. [The Bird Weapon]
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross