(August 1944)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
M. C. Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (editor); Julius Schwartz (story editor); Ted Udall (story editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Page count drops to 52.


[no title indexed] (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]; Joan Williams; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan; The Hawkman [Carter Hall] (inset)

The Sap of the Sterdisnats Tree! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner 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
Synopsis:
The Flash is visited by a fellow scientist who has discovered a priceless substitute for quinine on an uncharted Pacific island. The only problem is beating the underworld to this prize.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Crash-Dive to Victory (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 [Slim; Fred; Pedro]

The "Personal Appearance" Mystery (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 Disappearing Scientist (Table of Contents)

Jack Raymond / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jack Raymond

[Peachy Goes to Hollywood] (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; Peachy Pet

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Thief with the Terrible Temper! (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]; Tantrum O'Hanlon (villain)
Synopsis:
Carter Hall attempts to cure the violent outbursts of one Tantrum O'Hanlon, unaware that is aiding the very criminal he is trying to capture as the Hawkman!
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Flash
  2. 1. The Sap of the Sterdisnats Tree!
    The Flash
  3. 2. Crash-Dive to Victory
    The Ghost Patrol
  4. 3. The "Personal Appearance" Mystery
    Minute Movies
  5. 4. The Disappearing Scientist
    Jack Raymond
  6. 5. [Peachy Goes to Hollywood]
    Johnny Thunder
  7. 6. The Thief with the Terrible Temper!
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Dan Kocher
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross