(Spring 1945)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gainlee Publishing Co.
Brand:
An All-American 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:
?
Letters:
?

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

The Great Blue Father (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]; Colonel Darnell; Steve Trevor; Grace (Plasm's secretary, introduction); James Sissok (a government official, introduction); Professor Proto Plasm [aka Great Blue Feather] (villain, introduction); Plasm's assistants [Clara; rest unnamed] (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis:
A scientist by the name of Professor Proto Plasm invents a "moron hormone" that makes people simple-minded, including Steve Trevor and Wonder Woman.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from "The Secret History of Wonder Woman" (Jill Lapore, 2014).

Story title from Dick Sabo on 16 November 2004, originally indexed as "The Great Blue Feather."

Modified synopsis by Craig Delich.

["Gosh, I wish I could get some gas!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["I wanna go uptown but I won't take your cab..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

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

["Sock! Crash!" "You what?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

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

["Me, afraid of my boss?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Tomorrow the World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
James Gow; Armand d'Usseau; ? (adaptation)
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard [as E. E. Hibbard] (signed)
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard [as E. E. Hibbard] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Reprints:
Keywords:
adaptation

Indexer Notes

A play adaptation, originally written by James Gow and Armand d'Usseau.

["Boy, the soldiers get all the breaks these days!"] (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) ?

["But you ran into him..."] (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) ?

["Russians cross D-nie-pa... Nipper..."] (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) ?

["Mutt, is propaganda some kind of bird?"] (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) ?

The Man with the Missing Memory! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Alfred Bester ?
Pencils:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Inks:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Professor Memory (villain, introduction); The Checker Mob [Tim; rest unnamed] (villains, introduction for all); The Crime Syndicate (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis:
The Checker Mob and the Crime Syndicate are both after Professor Memory, a man who has been picked up by Doiby in his cab suffering from amnesia. Green Lantern's job is to discover why.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated August 2004.

Alan Scott graduated from Hale University, and his house number is #679 in this story.

Revised synopsis by Craig Delich.

The Story of the French and Indian War (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
Keywords:
French and Indian War

The Pearl and the Pelican (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

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

["Mutt, what's this I hear about Jeff being in the hospital?"] (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) ?

["The Doc's giving Jeff a little transfusion from a hen?"] (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) ?

["Jeff was so anxious to get in the army..."] (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) ?

["Mutt, I'm gonna take out some insurance!"] (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) ?

The Dragon Dies in India (Table of Contents)

Johnny Everyman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Daly
Inks:
John Daly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Johnny Everyman

Indexer Notes

Writer credit revised from John Daly to ? by Craig Delich, updated August 2004. The Who's Who doesn't indicate that Daly was a writer and there is no evidence extant that indicates that he was.

[The Elevator That Went Sideways] (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; a bank guard (introduction); unnamed stock swindlers (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis:
Noddy invents a special kind of elevator lever that has a remarkable effect on an elevator the Dimwits operate at work. In fact, it's so remarkable that the local criminal element sees a fortune to be made from its possible use!

Indexer Notes

Revised inker credit from Jon Chester Kozlak to Everett Hibbard by Craig Delich.

Modified synopsis by Craig Delich.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman; The Flash; Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Great Blue Father
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. ["Gosh, I wish I could get some gas!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  4. 3. ["I wanna go uptown but I won't take your cab..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  5. 4. ["Sock! Crash!" "You what?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  6. 5. ["Me, afraid of my boss?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. Tomorrow the World
  8. 7. ["Boy, the soldiers get all the breaks these days!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  9. 8. ["But you ran into him..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  10. 9. ["Russians cross D-nie-pa... Nipper..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  11. 10. ["Mutt, is propaganda some kind of bird?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  12. 11. The Man with the Missing Memory!
    Green Lantern
  13. 12. The Story of the French and Indian War
    Picture Stories from American History
  14. 13. The Pearl and the Pelican
  15. 14. ["Mutt, what's this I hear about Jeff being in the hospital?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  16. 15. ["The Doc's giving Jeff a little transfusion from a hen?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  17. 16. ["Jeff was so anxious to get in the army..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  18. 17. ["Mutt, I'm gonna take out some insurance!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  19. 18. The Dragon Dies in India
    Johnny Everyman
  20. 19. [The Elevator That Went Sideways]
    The Flash
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Walls
  • Dwayne Best