(April 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 Mystery of the Melancholy Men (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

Mystery of the Melancholy Men (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
Synopsis:
Alan Scott checks Doiby into an exclusive club to get more exercise, and runs into a secret Nazi base by accident.

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 4 pages (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

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 9-13-08.

Doiby Dickles Goes on a Case: For Paper Salvage! (Table of Contents)

Doiby Dickles & Green Lantern / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern; Doiby Dickles

13 Centuries Earlier (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]

The Atom vs. Nick Crock (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]; Nick Crock (villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04.

The Man Who Bought Shadows (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 Shade (villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04. This story's villain is NOT the Flash's foe.

Message from Nowhere [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

The Caissons Go Rolling Along (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.

Flying Lions of Wadi Jahara (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.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Mystery of the Melancholy Men
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Mystery of the Melancholy Men
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  4. 3. Doiby Dickles Goes on a Case: For Paper Salvage!
    Doiby Dickles & Green Lantern
  5. 4. 13 Centuries Earlier
    Scribbly and the Red Tornado
  6. 5. The Atom vs. Nick Crock
    The Atom
  7. 6. The Man Who Bought Shadows
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  8. 7. Message from Nowhere [Part 2]
    Jimmy Stone
  9. 8. The Caissons Go Rolling Along
    Red, White and Blue
  10. 9. Flying Lions of Wadi Jahara
    Hop Harrigan
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  • Per Sandell
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