(January 1944)

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

The Riddle of the Runaway Trolley! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Reinman [as P.R.] (signed)
Inks:
Paul Reinman [as P.R.] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hop Harrigan (inset)

The Riddle of the Runaway Trolley (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Sam Burlockoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles
Synopsis:
A trolley operator's last day on the job proves rather exciting as crooks hijack the trolley to commit a burglary.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated December 2004.

Alan Scott works for APEX Studios (last mention of this station).

Brewster Buffalo (Table of Contents)

How to Spot the Planes in the Skies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Falcon Mathieu (signed)
Pencils:
Falcon Mathieu (signed)
Inks:
Falcon Mathieu (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Falcon Mathieu

Genre:
non-fiction

[Hot Iron] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.5 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) #5.

[Cracking a Nut] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #5.

["Anything for Thanksgiving?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 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

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich. Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #5.

The Criminal Clocks (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 August 2004.

Riddle of the Blazing Dummy (Table of Contents)

Dr. Mid-Nite / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Greene
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Mid-Nite [Dr. Charles McNider]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated August 2004.

The Impossible Isle (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 (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon L. Blummer

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich (2008-9-13).

[The Professor Returns] (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]

Chinese Puzzle [Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Stone / text story / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jimmy Stone

[Crooked Coconuts] (Table of Contents)

Red, White and Blue / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Red Dugan; Whitey White; Blooey Blue

Indexer Notes

Script credit revised from Ted Udall to ? by Craig Delich.

["Can he hunt ducks?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 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

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich. Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #5.

["Didn't cha get mad when her father threw you out of the house?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 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:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #5.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Riddle of the Runaway Trolley!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Riddle of the Runaway Trolley
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Brewster Buffalo
    How to Spot the Planes in the Skies
  4. 3. [Hot Iron]
    Cicero's Cat
  5. 4. [Cracking a Nut]
    Cicero's Cat
  6. 5. ["Anything for Thanksgiving?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. The Criminal Clocks
    The Atom
  8. 7. Riddle of the Blazing Dummy
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  9. 8. The Impossible Isle
    Hop Harrigan
  10. 9. [The Professor Returns]
    Scribbly and the Red Tornado
  11. 10. Chinese Puzzle [Part 2]
    Jimmy Stone
  12. 11. [Crooked Coconuts]
    Red, White and Blue
  13. 12. ["Can he hunt ducks?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  14. 13. ["Didn't cha get mad when her father threw you out of the house?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Hughes