(Winter 1944)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gainlee 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 U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cardboard cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound #1-41; Saddle-stitched #42-63
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman; The Flash; Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]
Keywords:
Christmas tree

What's in this issue of Comic Cavalcade (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Across the bottom of the page is listed: Comic Cavalcade No. 9. Entire contents copyrighted 1944 by Gainlee Publishing Co.

The Subsea Pirates (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
William Moulton Marston [as Charles Moulton] (signed)
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks:
Harry G. Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; the Holiday Girls; Steve Trevor; General Darnell; Tom Googins; Leona Masters [aka King Neptune] (villain)
Synopsis:
Steve Trevor investigates a report that a school of mermaids have sunk a ship, and he ends up being captured by them. Meanwhile, Wonder Woman and the Holiday Girls are also captured when they try to rescue him, but they escape to capture a former female swimming champion who had disguised herself as King Neptune as a cover for her piracy operations.

["My horse, Lizzie, is just as good as a car!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (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 by Craig Delich.

["But Melie --"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["Breakfast of Champions"] (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Wheaties cereal produced by General Mills, Inc.

["Sure, the government is always looking for new ideas --"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["Certainly the government is always looking for new ideas!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["Well, I swore off all my bad habits!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["Dixie, I'm sure your father doesn't like me!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff; Dixie

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["Join the Junior Justice Society of America"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
The Justice Society of America

["These issues are now on sale everywhere"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Consumer Co-Operatives (Table of Contents)

History Feature / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

A Tale of a City! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Henry Kuttner
Pencils:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Dr. Levoy; Marge Miller (school teacher, death); Mr. Rogue [Ray Blatt] [also as Mr. Rogue's press secretary] (villain); Rogue's thugs (villains)
Synopsis:
During a pre-Christmas radio program, racial and religious persecution raises its ugly head, prompting Alan Scott to use a life-and-death situation involving Doiby as an example of what America really stands for.
Keywords:
Christmas tree; Green Lamp (mention only); oath; Power Ring; The Ladies Civic Club; The Ladies Hospital Committee; The Women's School Committee

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated August 2004.

Alan Scott works for radio station W.M.C.G.

Green Lantern repeats his oath but doesn't charge his ring in this story.

Panel 3 on page 12 is Reinman's swipe of the Howard Purcell G.L. upper body figure seen on Green Lantern #8.

["You see, Mr. Ginmaker, kids wanna see Santa Claus"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff; Mr. Ginmaker

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["I wish we didn't have to shovel snow!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["Big All-American Comic Book"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Picture Stories from the Bible"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Baker Kneaded Dough (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Detective Lieutenant Morrison; Talbot; George "Trigger" Thompson (villain)

Indexer Notes

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

["Here They Come"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the Lionel Corporation.

Filipinos Are People (Table of Contents)

East-West Story / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dennis Neville
Inks:
Dennis Neville
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Art credit by Craig Delich, updated August 2004.

["Z-z-z-z-z-z"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["You look like a kind, honest gentleman!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["You got that for Christmas?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff
Keywords:
Christmas

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["I hear you have another saxophone, neighbor?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["Mistah Fat, is yo or is yo ain't gonna take a airplane ride wif me?"] (Table of Contents)

Fat and Slat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Inks:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Wheelan

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Fat; Slat

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Sport Short (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Thom McAn shoes.

A Ride in the Sky (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 revision from Ed Wheelan to Jon Blummer by Craig Delich.

["Flying Models of Famous Fighter Planes"] (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisment for Wheaties cereal from General Mills, Inc.

The Tale of the Winged Horse (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Inks:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan; Emerson Kinnick; The Liars' Club
Synopsis:
It appears that Jay Garrick is in danger of losing his title as champion liar at the Liar's Club, when Emerson Kinnick notifies the club members that he has a winged horse on his property. Unfortunately for Kinnick, when he drives a few of the members out to see the steed, he finds the horse gone and his new stablehands (the Three Dimwits) giving lame excuses for its disappearance.

["Amazing New Game Sensation"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Electric Game Co, Inc., 30 Canal Street, Holyoke Massachusetts.

["The Modern Successor to Joe Miller"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Ed Whelan's Joke Book featuring Fat and Slat.

["Boys! Girls!"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the Tootsie Roll Company.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman; The Flash; Green Lantern
  2. 1. What's in this issue of Comic Cavalcade
  3. 2. The Subsea Pirates
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. ["My horse, Lizzie, is just as good as a car!"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  5. 4. ["But Melie --"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  6. 5. ["Breakfast of Champions"]
    Wheaties
  7. 6. ["Sure, the government is always looking for new ideas --"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  8. 7. ["Certainly the government is always looking for new ideas!"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  9. 8. ["Well, I swore off all my bad habits!"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  10. 9. ["Dixie, I'm sure your father doesn't like me!"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  11. 10. ["Join the Junior Justice Society of America"]
  12. 11. ["These issues are now on sale everywhere"]
  13. 12. Consumer Co-Operatives
    History Feature
  14. 13. A Tale of a City!
    Green Lantern
  15. 14. ["You see, Mr. Ginmaker, kids wanna see Santa Claus"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  16. 15. ["I wish we didn't have to shovel snow!"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  17. 16. ["Big All-American Comic Book"]
  18. 17. ["Picture Stories from the Bible"]
  19. 18. The Baker Kneaded Dough
  20. 19. ["Here They Come"]
  21. 20. Filipinos Are People
    East-West Story
  22. 21. ["Z-z-z-z-z-z"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  23. 22. ["You look like a kind, honest gentleman!"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  24. 23. ["You got that for Christmas?"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  25. 24. ["I hear you have another saxophone, neighbor?"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  26. 25. ["Mistah Fat, is yo or is yo ain't gonna take a airplane ride wif me?"]
    Fat and Slat
  27. 26. Sport Short
  28. 27. A Ride in the Sky
    Hop Harrigan
  29. 28. ["Flying Models of Famous Fighter Planes"]
    Wheaties
  30. 29. The Tale of the Winged Horse
    The Flash
  31. 30. ["Amazing New Game Sensation"]
  32. 31. ["The Modern Successor to Joe Miller"]
  33. 32. ["Boys! Girls!"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Craig Delich
  • Darci
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Walls
  • Dwayne Best