(Fall 1943)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Wonder Woman Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Sheldon Mayer
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #211, 214, 217, 300)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks:
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman; The Cheetah; Etta Candy; Mala; Holliday Girls
Reprints:

Wonder Woman and The Cheetah [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
William Moulton Marston
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter (signed)
Inks:
Harry G. Peter (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Courtley Darling; The Cheetah [Priscilla Rich] (intro, villain); Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; Steve Trevor; Inspector Dugan; Detective Casey
Synopsis:
Upstaged by Wonder Woman at a charity event, a jealous socialite is overtaken by her evil alter ego, dons a Cheetah hide, and attempts to frame and kill her Amazon adversary.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First appearance of the Cheetah.

The Adventure of the Beauty Club [Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
William Moulton Marston
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter (signed)
Inks:
Harry G. Peter (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Colonel Darnell; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Agnes; Brenda West; Gail Young; General Snidu; Colonel Chinda
Synopsis:
The Cheetah uses an exclusive beauty club as a front to learn military secrets from soldiers' families.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Cheetah dresses her slaves in zebra outfits.

Hop Harrigan and the Radiosonde (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
aviation

Madame Chiang Kai-Shek (Table of Contents)

Wonder Women of History / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alice Marble
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Born Mayling Soong in 1899, Madame Chiang Kai-Shek was revered for her persuasive eloquence. She was instrumental in developing a public school system in her native China, as well as bringing attention to child labor conditions.

Indexer Notes

Credits verified by Jerry Bails and Craig Delich (October, 2005).

[Games] (Table of Contents)

Victory Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
A. W. Nugent
Pencils:
A. W. Nugent
Inks:
A. W. Nugent
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Conquest of Paradise [Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
William Moulton Marston
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter (signed)
Inks:
Harry G. Peter (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sgt. Doot; Steve Trevor; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Berta Hale (athlete); Paula von Gunther; Etta Candy; Kay Carlton (athlete); Gail Young; Mala; Queen Hippolyte; Claudia (Amazon prisoner); Erna (Amazon prisoner); Carla (Amazon)
Synopsis:
The Cheetah crashes a competition between Amazons and man's world girls on Paradise Island, seeking the source of the Amazons' strength to help her defeat Wonder Woman.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Wonder Woman and The Cheetah [Part 1]
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. The Adventure of the Beauty Club [Part 2]
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. Hop Harrigan and the Radiosonde
    Hop Harrigan
  5. 4. Madame Chiang Kai-Shek
    Wonder Women of History
  6. 5. [Games]
    Victory Puzzles
  7. 6. The Conquest of Paradise [Part 3]
    Wonder Woman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • S Turunen
  • Allen Ross
  • Mark D. Anderson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Allen Ross