(July 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

[Hawkman in Hollywood] (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]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; The Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset)

The Impresario of Crime (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Schuyler Van Wert; Torg; The Impressario (villain)
Synopsis:
Jay and Joan go to the theatre and are mistakenly fooled when the actors appear to be shot dead by a masked assassin in the audience. However, when the incident reoccurs later in real life, the Flash has a real puzzle to solve.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich September 2004.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ton o' Fun / cartoon / 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 2007-12-12.

[Fairy Godfathers] (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:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Ghost Patrol [Pedro; Slim; Fred]; Hardboiled Hannigan (villain)
Synopsis:
The Ghost Patrol tries to keep a youngster from following his father's footsteps into a life of crime.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich September 2004.

[Picnic] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Frank Harry
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
DLDOH6 (J.T.)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Peachy Pet

Indexer Notes

Thunderbolt doesn't appear in this story.

Pencil revision from Stan Aschmeier to Harry and inker revision from Aschmeier to Hasen by Craig Delich and Roy Thomas 2013-6-20.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ton 'o Fun / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

One full page and two half pages with ads.

The Path to the Left (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Perth (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The Lasso of Crime] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; Mr. Starkey; Lasso (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Hawkman becomes involved with an escaped killer who uses a phony movie company filming crew to stage real robberies.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich September 2004.

Up-dated story title added by Craig Delich 2007-12-12.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Hawkman in Hollywood]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. The Impresario of Crime
    The Flash
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Ton o' Fun
  4. 3. [Fairy Godfathers]
    The Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. [Picnic]
    Johnny Thunder
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Ton 'o Fun
  7. 6. The Path to the Left
  8. 7. [The Lasso of Crime]
    Hawkman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross