(April 1946)

DC, 1940 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)
Format:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; full color; glossy cover; newsprint interior; saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert [as Kubert] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert [as Kubert] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; The Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset)

An Ocean of Gold! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 12 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
Synopsis:
The Flash must once again rescue the Three Dimwits when their business venture, of searching for gold in sea water, runs afoul of a released felon and a cache of gold he has hidden away.

Ancient Egyptian History! (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Thunderbolt; Peachy Pet
Synopsis:
When Johnny sees a man appear out of nowhere in the Egyptian Museum, Peachy doesn't want him to tell anybody.

[In Old Mexico] (Table of Contents)

The Ghost Patrol / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Frank Harry
Inks:
Frank Harry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Ghost Patrol [Pedro; Slim; Fred]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Man with the Amazing Nose (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; Proboscis Jones
Synopsis:
Proboscis Jones had a wonderful nose for the perfume business and made a fortune in it. However, when Jones uncharacteristically takes on different personalities upon breathing air in various locales, the Feathered Fury steps in to restore order!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

Modified synopsis by Craig Delich 2007-12-8.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / filler / ? pages (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:
  • Reprints from the newspaper strip.

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2007-12-8 and is probably out of proper sequence.

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2013-11-16.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Out of the Gag-Bag / filler / ? pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan
Inks:
Ed Wheelan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2007-12-8 and is probably out of proper sequence.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. An Ocean of Gold!
    The Flash
  3. 2. Ancient Egyptian History!
    Johnny Thunder
  4. 3. [In Old Mexico]
    The Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. The Man with the Amazing Nose
    Hawkman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Out of the Gag-Bag
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross