(May 1945)

DC, 1942 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:
M C Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (editor); Julius Schwartz (assistant editor); Ted Udall (assistant editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

All-American Comics bullet on cover


The Adventure of the Octopus Plant (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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
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Indexer Notes

All-American Comics bullet on cover.

The Octopus Plants (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Joye Hummel [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 Holliday Girls; Steve Trevor (cameo); Lyra Lang (Lar's daughter); Creeper Jackson (villain, introduction, reforms); Lars Lang (villain, introduction, reforms)
Synopsis:
The chance meeting of Diana Prince and a weird man who grows the most unusual flowers leads Wonder Woman into a case involving kidnapping and attempted murder.
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Indexer Notes

Writer credit from The Secret History of Wonder Woman (Jill Lapore, 2014). Formerly credited to "Robert Kanigher ?".

The Fantastic Face (Table of Contents)

Little Boy Blue / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Harry
Inks:
Frank Harry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; superhero
Characters:
Little Boy Blue [Tommy Rogers]; Toughy; Tubby; Dan Rogers; Miss White; Sid; Danny (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

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The Smiling Spendthrift (Table of Contents)

Mr. Terrific / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Terrific [Terry Sloane]; Wanda Wilson; Jim Grace (villain, introduction); Big Bill Steven and his gang (villains, introduction for all)

Modelled In Clay (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.

King of All-Fools' Day (Table of Contents)

The Black Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alfonso Greene (signed)
Inks:
Alfonso Greene (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
The Black Pirate [Jon Valor]; Justin Valor; Donna Bonita; the Jester (villain)
Synopsis:
The Jester is captured and replaced with an imposter in an attempt to steal the Queen's jewels.

The Texas Terror (Table of Contents)

Wildcat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Stretch Skinner; Rolly Cody (Ted's cousin, introduction); Grandpa Cody; Rags Ragout (villain, introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Adventure of the Octopus Plant
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. The Octopus Plants
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. The Fantastic Face
    Little Boy Blue
  4. 3. The Smiling Spendthrift
    Mr. Terrific
  5. 4. Modelled In Clay
  6. 5. King of All-Fools' Day
    The Black Pirate
  7. 6. The Texas Terror
    Wildcat
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
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  • Mike Nielsen
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