(September 1943)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
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

[Introducing the Silhouette] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Reinman; Jon L. Blummer (Hop Harrigan only)
Inks:
Sam Burlockoff; Jon L. Blummer (Hop Harrigan only)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern; Doiby Dickles; Hop Harrigan (inset)

Indexer Notes

Inker id by Craig Delich 12/04.

The Spotlight on Crime (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier
Inks:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; the Silhouette (Villain, Introduction)
Synopsis:
A new criminal calling himself the Silhouette challenges the Green Lantern to a duel of wits by using the Emerald Crusader's own weapon against him: light!

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich, updated 8/04. Synopsis, some info all added by Craig Delich 9-11-08.

["You say he charged you ten bucks to tow you home?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #4.

[Avoiding the Rain] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 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:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Cicero's Cat
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #4.

["Yep, spring brings out lots of things"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #4.

[Avoiding Rattlers] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Cicero's Cat
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #4.

The Loneliest Man in the World (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Joseph Greene ?
Pencils:
Joe Gallagher
Inks:
Joe Gallagher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04.

The Aging Death (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.

No Evidence [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Stone / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jimmy Stone

[Nobody on the Paper] (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]

[Kicking the Swastika Round] (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

["Cicero, my boy, you're growing up to be just like your father!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #4.

[Rabbit or Skunk] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 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:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Cicero's Cat
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #4.

["A comb and a brush free with every bottle you buy!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #4.

["Desdemona, your tail is always in the way!"] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 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:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #4.

[Transoceanic Transport] (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Pencils:
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Inks:
Jon L. Blummer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon L. Blummer

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 9-11-08.

The inking looks different to Blummer's usual style, and is probably by another (unknown) hand.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Introducing the Silhouette]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Spotlight on Crime
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. ["You say he charged you ten bucks to tow you home?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  4. 3. [Avoiding the Rain]
    Cicero's Cat
  5. 4. ["Yep, spring brings out lots of things"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  6. 5. [Avoiding Rattlers]
    Cicero's Cat
  7. 6. The Loneliest Man in the World
    The Atom
  8. 7. The Aging Death
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  9. 8. No Evidence [Part 1]
    Jimmy Stone
  10. 9. [Nobody on the Paper]
    Scribbly and the Red Tornado
  11. 10. [Kicking the Swastika Round]
    Red, White and Blue
  12. 11. ["Cicero, my boy, you're growing up to be just like your father!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  13. 12. [Rabbit or Skunk]
    Cicero's Cat
  14. 13. ["A comb and a brush free with every bottle you buy!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  15. 14. ["Desdemona, your tail is always in the way!"]
    Cicero's Cat
  16. 15. [Transoceanic Transport]
    Hop Harrigan
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Per Sandell
  • Keith Chandler
  • Mike Nielsen
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