(March 1944)

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)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Colors:
?

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

The Saga of Sven Scarface (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Sven Scarface (villain)
Synopsis:
An ancient Viking comes into possession of the Mjolnar, the magic hammer of Thor, and while hunting for food, is trapped for centuries in a glacier. When he awakes, the Flash has his hands full trying to civilize him.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

[The Justice Society makes an appeal for the March of Dimes] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
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.

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2007-10-28.

All readers who contribute 15 cents to the March of Dimes campaign will receive a free membership in the Junior Justice Society of America.

This is a House (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

The Volcano People (Table of Contents)

The Ghost Patrol / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Harry
Inks:
Frank Harry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Ghost Patrol [Fred; Slim; Pedro]; the Volcano People (villains)

Swoon Song (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 Man Who Talked Too Much (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]

Indexer Notes

Different from previous story with same title.

Crime on the Wing (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]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]
Synopsis:
When a young girl is attacked and robbed of her valuable diamonds, Hawkman and Hawkgirl enter the fray to combat Jackdaws used in the commission of the crimes.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. The Saga of Sven Scarface
    The Flash
  3. 2. [The Justice Society makes an appeal for the March of Dimes]
    Justice Society of America
  4. 3. This is a House
    Johnny Thunder
  5. 4. The Volcano People
    The Ghost Patrol
  6. 5. Swoon Song
    Minute Movies
  7. 6. The Man Who Talked Too Much
    The Whip
  8. 7. Crime on the Wing
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Veracity
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross