(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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / filler / 1 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 added by Craig Delich 11-1-08.

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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / filler / 1 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 added by Craig Delich 11-1-08.

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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / filler / 1 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

Ndewspaper reprints. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 11-1-08.

[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.

[no title indexed] (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:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 11-1-08.

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.

Wonder Woman for 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 and all info added by Craig Delich. This sequence is NOT in proper order.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Bag of Assorted Nuts
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. A Bag of Assorted Nuts
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  4. 3. The Color of Crime
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  6. 5. Whiz Cop
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  8. 7. [Things at Home]
    Red, White and Blue
  9. 8. The Story of New Netherland
    Picture Stories from American History
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  11. 10. Tank Tries the Teakettle
    Hop Harrigan
  12. 11. Wonder Woman for Infantile Paralysis
    Wonder Woman
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
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