(May-June 1943)

DC, 1936 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
Color:
Full Color, Duotone, and Black and White (#9-46 or 47); Full Color (#47 or 48 onwards)
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint Interior, Paper Covers (#9-11); Glossy Covers (#12 onwards)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Cliff Young (signed)
Inks:
Cliff Young (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy

Silks and Spice and Everything Nice (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Cliff Young (signed)
Inks:
Steve Brodie (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Peter Piper; Pickle Pepper

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes 06/06.

["One of you boys will have to swim back"] (Table of Contents)

Gags / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

The Man Who Belittled Dr. Fate (Table of Contents)

Doctor Fate / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Fate [Kent Nelson]; Mr. Who (villain)
Synopsis:
Mr. Who, after getting some his Solution Z smuggled into prison, escapes from his cell and is able to shrink Doctor Fate down to miniature size and imprison him in a bird cage.
Reprints:
Keywords:
magic; occult

Indexer Notes

Modified synopsis added by Craig Delich 12-24-07.

["Er-I haven't any change for a tip-"] (Table of Contents)

Laffs / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Where do you think you are?"] (Table of Contents)

Clancy the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Marauders of the Mississippi (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Ark the seal; Ebenezer Rugg
Synopsis:
Criminals try to take advantage of a flood on the Mississippi.

["Gosh- he's the big shot at this camp"] (Table of Contents)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
military; humor

Tokyo Calling (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Art Wayne (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Mystery of the Missing Fat Man (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Avery Dupois; Fat Men's Club; Mr. Slattery
Synopsis:
Avery Dupois goes into the phone booth at the Fat Men's Club and disappears.

The Prophet Takes a Loss (Table of Contents)

Spectre / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox ?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; The Yog (villain); Percival Popp
Keywords:
magic; occult
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Arrow
  2. 1. Silks and Spice and Everything Nice
    Green Arrow
  3. 2. ["One of you boys will have to swim back"]
    Gags
  4. 3. The Man Who Belittled Dr. Fate
    Doctor Fate
  5. 4. ["Er-I haven't any change for a tip-"]
    Laffs
  6. 5. ["Where do you think you are?"]
    Clancy the Cop
  7. 6. Marauders of the Mississippi
    Aquaman
  8. 7. ["Gosh- he's the big shot at this camp"]
    Private Pete
  9. 8. Tokyo Calling
  10. 9. Mystery of the Missing Fat Man
    Johnny Quick
  11. 10. The Prophet Takes a Loss
    Spectre
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Hughes