(May-June 1944)

DC, 1936 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
Color:
Full Color, Duotone, and Black and White (#9-46 or 47); Full Color (#47 or 48 onwards)
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint Interior, Paper Covers (#9-11); Glossy Covers (#12 onwards)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

When Archers Meet! (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Cliff Young (signed)
Inks:
Cliff Young (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy

When Archers Meet (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Cliff Young
Inks:
Steve Brodie
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Professor Million (Villain)

["Hank, you guard this section!"] (Table of Contents)

Hank the Yank / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Houlihan
Pencils:
Ray Houlihan
Inks:
Ray Houlihan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; military

Trouble at Forty Below! (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Zero Hawkes (villain)

["Construction- Admission 10 cents"] (Table of Contents)

Life's Little Laffs / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Houlihan
Pencils:
Ray Houlihan
Inks:
Ray Houlihan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Pharoah's Lamp (Table of Contents)

Doctor Fate / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Inks:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Fate [Kent Nelson]; Hairless Harry (villain); Tupper; Dane
Synopsis:
A Mr. Tupper gains control over a valuable lamp that supposedly carries the curse of a Pharaoh, leading one Hairless Harry to attempt to get it and Fate out to prove the curse is phony!
Reprints:
Keywords:
magic; occult

Indexer Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 12-27-07. Writer Id by Bob Hughes: contains Samachson's trademark "EEEHHH"

Penguin Island! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Archibald; Thomas; Alicia; Phillip
Synopsis:
Uncle Archibald, tired of the world and its greed, retires to a south sea island to be alone, but his nieces and nephews won't leave him be.

Vendetta (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ivan Arlen
Letters:
typeset

Goo Goo the Great! (Table of Contents)

Dover and Clover / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dover and Clover

Nerves Take A Holiday (Table of Contents)

The Spectre / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox ?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Percival Popp; Tack Lawson; Hjalmar Dane (villain)
Synopsis:
A neruologist invents a ray gun which paralyzes people's muscles. Just the thing for a bank robber.
Keywords:
magic; occult
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. When Archers Meet!
    Green Arrow
  2. 1. When Archers Meet
    Green Arrow
  3. 2. ["Hank, you guard this section!"]
    Hank the Yank
  4. 3. Trouble at Forty Below!
    Johnny Quick
  5. 4. ["Construction- Admission 10 cents"]
    Life's Little Laffs
  6. 5. Pharoah's Lamp
    Doctor Fate
  7. 6. Penguin Island!
    Aquaman
  8. 7. Vendetta
  9. 8. Goo Goo the Great!
    Dover and Clover
  10. 9. Nerves Take A Holiday
    The Spectre
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin
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