(November 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)
Format:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; full color; glossy cover; newsprint interior; saddle-stitched

[Crime Canned for the Duration] (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]; The Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset)

Seeing Is Believing (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox (signed)
Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt [as E. E. Hibbard] (signed)
Inks:
Lou Ferstadt [as E. E. Hibbard] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; "Pipe" Rickett (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Gang leader "Pipe" Rickett, realizing that most people are very unobservant, unleashes his gang upon society, banking on the fact that bewildered people will fail to identify his thugs in the Police line-up.

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

[Pranks on Ship] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth (signed)
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder

[The Metal Man] (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; Slim; Pedro]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Murder in the Art Department (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

The Penthouse Murder (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Case of the Impolite Salesmen (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]
Synopsis:
Carter Hall is grossly insulted by the actions of an impolite salesperson, unaware that his store is a secret hideout for underworld gang leaders....and they don't want customers!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Crime Canned for the Duration]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. Seeing Is Believing
    The Flash
  3. 2. [Pranks on Ship]
    Johnny Thunder
  4. 3. [The Metal Man]
    The Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. Murder in the Art Department
    Minute Movies
  6. 5. The Penthouse Murder
    The Whip
  7. 6. Case of the Impolite Salesmen
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Veracity
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross