(April 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)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[Who Is Walter Jordan?] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Who Is Walter Jordan? (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:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Walter Jordan
Synopsis:
A man wakes up one morning to discover that he has a different name, different clothes and a criminal past. Only the Flash is capable of answering the bizarre question of who he is!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich September 2004.

[Peachy Pet's Experiment] (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; Herman Sherman

[The Country] (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 [Slim; Fred; Pedro]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich September 2004.

The Talking Statue (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]; Perry Poddle; Jason

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich September 2004.

This feature formerly appeared in All-American Comics.

Honest Sam (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Udall [as Charles King] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Sam

The Cloak of Cagliostro (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Cloak of Cagliostro (introduction)
Synopsis:
Hawkman faces the mystery of an evil cloak that gives the wearer an evil, almost supernatural aura.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich September 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Who Is Walter Jordan?]
    The Flash
  2. 1. Who Is Walter Jordan?
    The Flash
  3. 2. [Peachy Pet's Experiment]
    Johnny Thunder
  4. 3. [The Country]
    The Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. The Talking Statue
    Atom
  6. 5. Honest Sam
  7. 6. The Cloak of Cagliostro
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross