(Winter 1944-45)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Jolaine Publications, Inc.
Brand:
An All-American Publication
Editing:
Sheldon Mayer; 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 on-going series

Issue Notes

This issue was the first to carry the All-American [A-A] bullet on the cover.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles

The Case of the Crooked Crook (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Alfred Bester
Pencils:
Martin Nodell
Inks:
Martin Nodell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; The Lisper (villain)
Synopsis:
Green Lantern faces a nefarious plot by the Lisper Gang to use a respectable employment agency as a cover for their racket.

Indexer Notes

Story occurs in Gotham City. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 7-12-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 2 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 strip reprints found scattered throughout mag.

The Smile That Wins (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Alfred Bester
Pencils:
Martin Nodell
Inks:
Martin Nodell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles
Synopsis:
Alan visits the doctor foe a stomach ache and he is told the pain is psycho-somatic. The cure: smile! But when Alan smiles, it has a very strange effect on people: it makes them confess to crimes they have committed!

Indexer Notes

GL vulnerable to wood only. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 7-12-08.

Diamonds Down the Hatch (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Jay Marr] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, confirmed by the Who's Who.

The Cave Kid Goes to Town (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Kuttner
Pencils:
Martin Nodell
Inks:
Martin Nodell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Howard Hawkin IV (villain)
Synopsis:
While on vacation, Alan and Doiby discover what appears to be a primitive boy living in a cave. G.L. attempts to discover just who the boy really is and the answer is quite unexpected!

Indexer Notes

Story occurs in Gotham City. Alan works for WMCG radio. Modified synopsis added by Craig Delich 7-12-08.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Case of the Crooked Crook
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  4. 3. The Smile That Wins
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. Diamonds Down the Hatch
  6. 5. The Cave Kid Goes to Town
    Green Lantern
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes