(April 1946)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand:
A Superman DC 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

Rumors of the Round Table (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors:
Jack Adler ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles

Indexer Notes

Story title added by Craig Delich 2009-8-4.

Rumors of the Round Table (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Alfred Bester
Pencils:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Merlin; King Arthur
Synopsis:
G.L. and Doiby are inexplicably drawn back ten centuries in time by Merlin in order to help King Arthur fight the devil dragon.
Keywords:
Green Lamp; Power Ring

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated August 2004.

Green Lantern charges his ring but doesn't repeat the oath in the story.

Drama in the Dark (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Mid-Nite [Dr. Charles McNider]

["It's full of spots!!"] (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 by Craig Delich.

Vacation from Crime (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Greene
Pencils:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Inks:
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]; Mary James; Duke (villain); Slugger (villain)
Synopsis:
The Atom rounds up a gang of jewel thieves who had forced Al Pratt to turn over a fish to them that contained a diamond they were after.

Indexer Notes

Final Atom solo story to appear in the Golden Age. The character continues to appear as a member of the Justice Society of America in All-Star Comics.

Script credit by Craig Delich.

Swab and Polish (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ernie King (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

["Waiter, all I want is one fried egg!"] (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 by Craig Delich.

The Witch's Dipping Chair (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alfonso Greene
Inks:
Alfonso Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
The Black Pirate [Jon Valor]; Justin [Justin Valor]

Saga of a Pearl-Handled Forty-Five (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 8 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

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Rumors of the Round Table
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Rumors of the Round Table
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Drama in the Dark
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  4. 3. ["It's full of spots!!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  5. 4. Vacation from Crime
    The Atom
  6. 5. Swab and Polish
  7. 6. ["Waiter, all I want is one fried egg!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. The Witch's Dipping Chair
    The Black Pirate
  9. 8. Saga of a Pearl-Handled Forty-Five
    Hop Harrigan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Veracity
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Hughes