(December 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); Dorothy Roubicek (assistant editor)
Format:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; full color; glossy cover; newsprint interior; saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard [as E. E. Hibbard] (signed)
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard [as E. E. Hibbard] (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; The Hawkman [Carter Hall] (inset)

The Man Whom Nobody Saw (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Bill Botts
Synopsis:
Bill Botss was so ordinary, so much of a wall-flower, that people refused to even notice that he was there. Yet, when he met the Flash, the Scarlet Speedster worked out a cure....a cure that netted the Flash a few criminals and a lot of headaches!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Artist (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

Mystery of the Von Tirpitz (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 [Slim; Fred; Pedro]; von Tirpitz (villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Final Game (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

Crime Rides a Hansom Cab (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 [Rodney Gaynor]

Grab Bag of Crime (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]; Black Mike Morris (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Angry that Hawkman put him behind bars, Black Mike Morris vows to get revenge on the Winged Wonder in a most novel way: give the Feathered Fury gifts upon his parole, then let it be known that Hawkman has taken bribes!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Flash
  2. 1. The Man Whom Nobody Saw
    The Flash
  3. 2. The Artist
    Johnny Thunder
  4. 3. Mystery of the Von Tirpitz
    The Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. The Final Game
    Minute Movies
  6. 5. Crime Rides a Hansom Cab
    The Whip
  7. 6. Grab Bag of Crime
    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