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

[The Machine That Thinks Like a Man] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan; The Hawkman [Carter Hall] (inset)

The Machine That Thinks Like a Man (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]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan; Evart Keenan
Synopsis:
Evart Keenan returns from the planet Karma to visit Jay Garrick once again and bestow the gift of a mechanical brain on him, unaware that it can also answer the burning question of the underworld: how to destroy the Flash!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Peachy Pet in Berlin (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth (signed)
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Peachy Pet Thunder

An Open Letter to Dictators (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]

A Fiend for Fame (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

Recipe for Righteousness (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]

The Flash Urges You to Help in the Scrap Paper Salvage Drive (Table of Contents)

The Flash / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
M. C. Gaines
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams

The Feathers Fly (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]; The Hummingbird [Hestor Morgan] (villain)
Synopsis:
The world's foremost ornithologist, Hester Morgan, is rapidly tiring of her job at the local museum, and decides to get the money and luxuries she desires NOW! To do so, she becomes Hawkman's newest foe: the Hummingbird!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Machine That Thinks Like a Man]
    The Flash
  2. 1. The Machine That Thinks Like a Man
    The Flash
  3. 2. Peachy Pet in Berlin
    Johnny Thunder
  4. 3. An Open Letter to Dictators
    The Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. A Fiend for Fame
    Minute Movies
  6. 5. Recipe for Righteousness
    The Whip
  7. 6. The Flash Urges You to Help in the Scrap Paper Salvage Drive
    The Flash
  8. 7. The Feathers Fly
    Hawkman
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  • Craig Delich
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