(August 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

"Spring"-Time for Doiby (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Hop Harrigan (inset)

Springtime for Doiby! (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:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Killer Dill (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Green Lantern agrees to discover the whereabouts of a distraught father's son, unaware that the man and the boy are criminals in league together.
Keywords:
Power Ring

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated August 2004.

Alan Scott works for WXYZ Radio [note: there actually was a WXYZ radio station operating out of Detroit, Michigan, and the "Lone Ranger" radio show was first broadcast over that station in 1934!].

Second Childhood (Table of Contents)

Winky, Blinky and Noddy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Craig Delich, updated August 2004.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 4 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

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Man with the Long-Distance Eyes (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Mid-Nite [Dr. Charles McNider]; Myra Mason; Regis Morgan (introduction); Hands Harrigan (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
A man with a vision problem consulting Dr. McNider is kidnapped by a gang of crooks who uses him as a lookout because that man is capable of seeing distances up to a mile away.

Indexer Notes

Modified synopsis added by Craig Delich 2009-9-30.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ton o' Fun / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Fools for Fun (Table of Contents)

Fat and Slat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Fat; Slat

The Graveyard Chiseler (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Robinson (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

A Flight for Freedom! (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; Tank Tinker
Synopsis:
Hop is commissioned for the inaugural flight of a new plane called the Titanic.
Keywords:
The Titanic

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. "Spring"-Time for Doiby
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Springtime for Doiby!
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Second Childhood
    Winky, Blinky and Noddy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  5. 4. Man with the Long-Distance Eyes
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Ton o' Fun
  7. 6. Fools for Fun
    Fat and Slat
  8. 7. The Graveyard Chiseler
  9. 8. A Flight for Freedom!
    Hop Harrigan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes