(March 1945)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand:
An All-American Publication
Editing:
Sheldon Mayer; Julius Schwartz (story editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

First cover with All-American imprint. Not co-published by Detective Comics, Inc.


A Bag of Assorted Nuts (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern; Doiby Dickles

A Bag of Assorted Nuts (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Alfred Bester ?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Mazda Grady (Intro); Dr. Hockenlocker (Intro)
Synopsis:
Doiby's visit to his psychiatrist leads Green lantern into a case involving assorted phobias.

Indexer Notes

Credits per Craig Delich, updated 8/04; story signed Mart Nodell and Paul Reinman, but Nodell did NO art on this. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 11-1-08.

["Mutt, cut some wood for the fireplace!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & 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; Cicero
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

["Jeff, you take care my pet shop today?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

The Color of Crime (Table of Contents)

Dr. Mid-Nite / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Greene
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Mid-Nite [Dr. Charles McNider]; Abner Pearson (Intro); Myra Mason; Tim; Ralph Pearson (villain)
Synopsis:
Dr. Mid-Nite investigates when a nephew tries to have his uncle committed: a man who believes that he is going insane and who also believes that he murdered his brother. The Man of Night succeeds in establishing that the so-called killer is actually color blind and couldn't have committed the crime.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit per Craig Delich, updated 8/04. Some info and modified synopsis added by Craig Delich 9-29-09.

["I can't walk, my rheumatism is so bad!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

["Jeff, here's two bits..."] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Join the Fight Against Infantile Paralysis!! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman
Synopsis:
PSA featuring Wonder Woman encouraging reader's to donate money for research.

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich.

Whiz Cop (Table of Contents)

text story / 1.67 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.

["I say, what time is the eastbound train due?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & 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:
Jeff
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

["Come, Wendell, eat your crusts..."] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[Things at Home] (Table of Contents)

Red, White and Blue / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Gallagher
Inks:
Joe Gallagher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Red Dugan; Whitey White; Blooey Blue; Doris West
Synopsis:
Blooey volunteers to test a new drug, which gives him amnesia.

The Story of New Netherland (Table of Contents)

Picture Stories from American History / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich 12/04.

["Now's my chance to make good..."] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 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:
Jeff
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich. Includes a plug at the bottom for the war effort.

Tank Tries the Teakettle (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 6 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; Tank Tinker; The Black Cobra (Villain)
Synopsis:
Hop is testing a new jet plane that the Black Cobra wants to steal for Japan.

Indexer Notes

IBC has ads for the Big All-American and Fat & Slat. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 11-1-08.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Bag of Assorted Nuts
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. A Bag of Assorted Nuts
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. ["Mutt, cut some wood for the fireplace!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  4. 3. ["Jeff, you take care my pet shop today?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  5. 4. The Color of Crime
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  6. 5. ["I can't walk, my rheumatism is so bad!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["Jeff, here's two bits..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. Join the Fight Against Infantile Paralysis!!
    Wonder Woman
  9. 8. Whiz Cop
  10. 9. ["I say, what time is the eastbound train due?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  11. 10. ["Come, Wendell, eat your crusts..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  12. 11. [Things at Home]
    Red, White and Blue
  13. 12. The Story of New Netherland
    Picture Stories from American History
  14. 13. ["Now's my chance to make good..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  15. 14. Tank Tries the Teakettle
    Hop Harrigan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes