(September 1943)

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

Issue Notes

This issue features an ad for the J.J.S.A.


[Big Butch Makes the Hall of Fame] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Abraham Lincoln; George Washington; Big Butch; The Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset)

The Blessed Event (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]; Joan Williams; Midget Joe (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Jay wins a baby in a raffle and it immediately becomes a headache for himself (trying to explain it to Joan), and to the Flash, when the baby turns out to be a midget crook!

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

[The Art Museum Escapade] (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

Oooop! (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Curse of the Curwoods (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

Ration Racketeers (Table of Contents)

The Whip / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

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

Hall of Fame (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]; The Letter (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
A mysterious gangster called "The Letter" challenges Hawkman to solve the enigma of his thefts of busts of famous men.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Big Butch Makes the Hall of Fame]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. The Blessed Event
    The Flash
  3. 2. [The Art Museum Escapade]
    Johnny Thunder
  4. 3. Oooop!
    The Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. Curse of the Curwoods
    Minute Movies
  6. 5. Ration Racketeers
    The Whip
  7. 6. Hall of Fame
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
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