(February 1945)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume:
6
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand:
An All-American Publication
Editing:
M. C. Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (editor); Julius Schwartz (story editor); Ted Udall (story editor)
Format:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; full color; glossy cover; newsprint interior; saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

This issue contains an ad for the Junior Justice Society.


High Jinks on the Rinks (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

High Jinks on the Rinks (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan; Joan Williams; Cutthroat Charley (villain)
Synopsis:
The Three Dimwits read an ad in the local newspaper encouraging them to remove any savings that they have and to invest it. They do: in a roller rink that's $50,000 in debt!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Story of Sir Walter Raleigh (Table of Contents)

Picture Stories from History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
M. C. Gaines
Pencils:
Don Cameron
Inks:
Don Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Sir Walter Raleigh

[Telegram from Daisy] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Daisy Darling; Peachy Pet; Egghead [John B. Wentworth]
Synopsis:
Johnny tries to get to the station to pick up Daisy, while Peachy Pet criticizes the story's writer for forgetting the Thunderbolt.

Indexer Notes

Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt does not appear this issue.

Without Warning (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.

A Day in Doodleville (Table of Contents)

The Ghost Patrol / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Frank Harry
Inks:
Frank Harry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Ghost Patrol [Fred; Pedro; Slim]
Keywords:
Doodleville

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Painter and the $100,000 (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Aaron Moore; C. Granford Jamieson
Synopsis:
A famous painter laments over his new found wealth since he can't collect one cent while he still has in his possession $100,000 that he stole years before.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. High Jinks on the Rinks
    The Flash
  2. 1. High Jinks on the Rinks
    The Flash
  3. 2. The Story of Sir Walter Raleigh
    Picture Stories from History
  4. 3. [Telegram from Daisy]
    Johnny Thunder
  5. 4. Without Warning
  6. 5. A Day in Doodleville
    The Ghost Patrol
  7. 6. The Painter and the $100,000
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross