(March 1947)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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

[Hawkman's Voyage to Venus!] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jon Chester Kozlak (signed)
Inks:
Jon Chester Kozlak (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004.

The Flash Plays Football (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; "Odds" Henry (villain); "All Thumbs" McGurk (villain)
Synopsis:
The Flash discovers that Midwestern's opponent in a key football game has had the entire team kidnapped and replaced with a team that could beat anyone, including Midwestern. So the Fastest Man Alive decides to secretly aid Midwestern in the game.

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004.

The Roller Road To Renown (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Peachy Pet; Gloria Glider (introduction); Herman Sherman

Indexer Notes

The Thunderbolt does not appear.

[Three Ghosts, Two Girls] (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 [Fred; Pedro; Slim]; Alma Grove (introduction); Agnes Grove (introduction); Darby Furness

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Out of the Gag-Bag / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2007-12-11.

[Inventing the Bicycle] (Table of Contents)

Rockhead McWizzard / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Farr
Pencils:
Jack Farr
Inks:
Jack Farr
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Farr

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Rockhead McWizzard; Mr. Gotrocks (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Credits added by Craig Delich 2007-12-11.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ton o' Fun / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2007-12-11.

Wanderer (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome [as John Osgood] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ton o' Fun / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert (signed)
Pencils:
Harry Lampert (signed)
Inks:
Harry Lampert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Voyage To Venus (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils:
Jon Chester Kozlak (signed)
Inks:
Jon Chester Kozlak (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Neptune Perkins; The Venusians (introduction for all); the Roc (death); the Kraken (death)
Synopsis:
Hawkman and Neptune are taken by a mysterious globe to Venus in order to save the inhabitants from attacks by giants beasts.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich September 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Hawkman's Voyage to Venus!]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. The Flash Plays Football
    The Flash
  3. 2. The Roller Road To Renown
    Johnny Thunder
  4. 3. [Three Ghosts, Two Girls]
    The Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Out of the Gag-Bag
  6. 5. [Inventing the Bicycle]
    Rockhead McWizzard
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Ton o' Fun
  8. 7. Wanderer
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Ton o' Fun
  10. 9. Voyage To Venus
    Hawkman
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