(February-March 1946)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby [as Kirby] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Simon] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman; Sandy; Starman (inset)
Reprints:

The Dream of Peter Green (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Marvin Stein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Sandy [Sandy Hawkins]; Peter Green; Webb (villain); Ratsy (villain)
Synopsis:
Fed up with crowded city conditions, Peter Green dreams of a new recreation center for the kids in the city to use, but it's the Sandman who must battle a crooked building contractor using inferior materials to build it.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Final Golden Age story. Art identification by Jerry Bails 2000-2-9.

The Meteor Mob (Table of Contents)

Starman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Emil Gershwin
Inks:
Emil Gershwin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Starman [Ted Knight]; Shiver (villain)
Synopsis:
The Stellar Crime-Crusher faces a gang of crooks who use man-made meteors to conveniently land on a bank or jewelry store, making it easy pickings for them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Final Golden Age story.

King "Artie's" Crime Court (Table of Contents)

Shining Knight / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Chuck Winter
Inks:
Chuck Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Shining Knight [Sir Justin]

The Eighth Day of the Week (Table of Contents)

Genius Jones / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Stan Kaye
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Genius Jones

Indexer Notes

Series continues in More Fun Comics #108. Writer id added by Craig Delich In August, 2005.

Honorable Information, Please (Table of Contents)

Mike Gibbs, Guerilla / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Maurice Del Bourgo
Inks:
Maurice Del Bourgo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Mike Gibbs

Indexer Notes

Final story. Inker id added by Craig Delich in August, 2005. Story/art credits verified by Jerry Bails.

["Oh my gosh! It's awfully late!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Henry Boltinoff's signature does not appear on this reprint, although it does appear on the original publication of this filler.

Sequence added based on reprint note. Location in this issue uncertain.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Sandman
  2. 1. The Dream of Peter Green
    The Sandman
  3. 2. The Meteor Mob
    Starman
  4. 3. King "Artie's" Crime Court
    Shining Knight
  5. 4. The Eighth Day of the Week
    Genius Jones
  6. 5. Honorable Information, Please
    Mike Gibbs, Guerilla
  7. 6. ["Oh my gosh! It's awfully late!"]
    Little Pete
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Cherry
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Michael Grabois
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Pat Lang
  • Mark Waid
  • Sidne Gail Ward
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ted Watson
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ed Boner