(March 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 Reforming of Elegant Esmond (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; Doiby Dickles

The Reforming of Elegant Esmond (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Alfred Bester
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Elegant Esmond (villain)
Synopsis:
A former underworld hood decides to retire from crime. In fact, he decides to try to undo all of his crimes and it is all that Green lantern can handle to keep one of his former victims from taking his place in crime!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04. Characters and synopsis added by Craig Delich 9-13-08.

["Gosh, it feels good to ride in the old car again!"] (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.

["Mutt, what's ceiling prices mean?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

["That's the first time I ever heard anything like that!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

The Friendship Dance (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 8/04.

The Tale of the Black Rain (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]; The Cloud (villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04.

[Ma Hunkel's Singing] (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]

Message from Nowhere [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Evelyn Gaines (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jimmy Stone

It's Tough to Be a Hero (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

Ted Udall script credit removed by Craig Delich.

["Say, Simp, run over to my house..."] (Table of Contents)

Simp O'Dill / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sol Hess [as Hess] (signed)
Pencils:
W. A. Carlson
Inks:
W. A. Carlson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Simp O'Dill
Reprints:
  • from Simp O'Dill Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

["Can you ride a bike, Mutt?"] (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
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

[Bombs Away] (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 added by Craig Delich 9-13-08.

[Free! A membership in the Junior Justice Society for all who help in the March of Dimes!] (Table of Contents)

Justice Society of America / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Gallagher; Harry G. Peter (Wonder Woman only)
Inks:
Joe Gallagher; Harry G. Peter (Wonder Woman only)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; superhero
Characters:
The Justice Society of America [Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Dr. Mid-nite [Dr. Charles McNider]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; The Atom [Al Pratt]; The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Starman [Ted Knight]]
Synopsis:
Members of the Justice Society make an appeal for the March of Dimes campaign. Wonder Woman offers a free membership in the Junior Justice Society to all who contribute to the March of Dimes
Keywords:
infantile paralysis; Junior Justice Society; March of Dimes

Indexer Notes

Illustrated plea, with coupon, for readers to donate to the March of Dimes. All readers who contribute 15 cents to the March of Dimes campaign will receive a free membership in the Junior Justice Society of America.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Reforming of Elegant Esmond
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Reforming of Elegant Esmond
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. ["Gosh, it feels good to ride in the old car again!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  4. 3. ["Mutt, what's ceiling prices mean?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  5. 4. ["That's the first time I ever heard anything like that!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  6. 5. The Friendship Dance
    The Atom
  7. 6. The Tale of the Black Rain
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  8. 7. [Ma Hunkel's Singing]
    Scribbly and the Red Tornado
  9. 8. Message from Nowhere [Part 1]
    Jimmy Stone
  10. 9. It's Tough to Be a Hero
    Red, White and Blue
  11. 10. ["Say, Simp, run over to my house..."]
    Simp O'Dill
  12. 11. ["Can you ride a bike, Mutt?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  13. 12. [Bombs Away]
    Hop Harrigan
  14. 13. [Free! A membership in the Junior Justice Society for all who help in the March of Dimes!]
    Justice Society of America
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Lionel English
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Hughes