(December 1939)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

[The Golden Gusher] (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Guardineer?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Gloria Gordon (villain, introduction); Rendle (villain, introduction); Doug Nye (introduction); Charley Jones (death)
Synopsis:
A female singer is threatened to be kidnapped, but Sandman discovers she is in on the plot to do so in order to fleece an insurance company.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art id by Craig Delich 11/04, art credit in Archives is wrong. Letterer credit and synopsis added by Craig Delich 2-5-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Willie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Kane
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Bob Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Kane ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Willie (introduction, only appearance)

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2-5-08.

[Fang Gow Has Risen from the Grave, Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Barry O'Neill; Fang Gow (villain)

In Hollywood (Table of Contents)

Professor Doolittle / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kane
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Bob Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Kane ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Doolittle

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2-5-08.

[Rutska the Racketeer] (Table of Contents)

Federal Men / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Mart Bailey
Inks:
Mart Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Rutska (villain, introduction, death)

[Odds Bodkins's Big Score] (Table of Contents)

Socko Strong / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Sulman [as Koppy] (signed)
Pencils:
Joseph Sulman [as Koppy] (signed)
Inks:
Joseph Sulman [as Koppy] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; sports
Characters:
Socko Strong; Odds Bodkins (villain, introduction)

Trial by Water (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Thomas (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[The Cholera Crisis] (Table of Contents)

Captain Desmo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Desmo; Dr. Hillhouse (introduction)

[Search For Captain Wade, Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Skip Schuyler / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Skip Schuyler; Peter Wade (guest); Igook (villain)

[The Menace of Chen Fu, Part 5] (Table of Contents)

Rusty and His Pals / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kane
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Bob Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Kane

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rusty; Chen Fu (villain, death); The Duchess (guest)

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2-5-08.

Satan's Sister (Table of Contents)

Anchors Aweigh! / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bart Tumey
Pencils:
Bart Tumey
Inks:
Bart Tumey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
"Satan's sister" (villain, introduction, death, a female gun-runner); Gen. Hari (introduction, death)

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from last issue's blurb.

Rebellion! (Table of Contents)

Cotton Carver / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Cotton Carver; Deela (guest); King Marl (guest)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [The Golden Gusher]
    The Sandman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Little Willie
  4. 3. [Fang Gow Has Risen from the Grave, Part 1]
    Barry O'Neill
  5. 4. In Hollywood
    Professor Doolittle
  6. 5. [Rutska the Racketeer]
    Federal Men
  7. 6. [Odds Bodkins's Big Score]
    Socko Strong
  8. 7. Trial by Water
  9. 8. [The Cholera Crisis]
    Captain Desmo
  10. 9. [Search For Captain Wade, Part 2]
    Skip Schuyler
  11. 10. [The Menace of Chen Fu, Part 5]
    Rusty and His Pals
  12. 11. Satan's Sister
    Anchors Aweigh!
  13. 12. Rebellion!
    Cotton Carver
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