(October 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

The Case of the Vanished Year! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Moe Worthman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004.

The Case of the Vanished Year (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]
Synopsis:
In his search for a scientist-friend who has disappeared, Flash suddenly finds himself transported back one year into the past.

Indexer Notes

Credits 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.

Cruise into Danger (Table of Contents)

The Ghost Patrol / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Ghost Patrol [Fred; Slim; Pedro]

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich September 2004; inker credit revised 2007-12-12formerly Joe Giella) by Craig Delich.

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Cotton-Top Katie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Cotton-Top Katie

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2007-12-12.

The Map That Wasn't There! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Black Canary [Dinah Drake]; Thunderbolt; Peachy Pet; Jackie (villain)
Synopsis:
When Johnny receives a pie in the mail containing a live black canary, he follows it right into the midst of criminals who have captured the Black Canary. Johnny is unaware, however, that the pie contained a map, which could lead the criminals to hidden charity funds that had been stolen.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inker credit revised 2007-12-12 from Bob Oksner by Craig Delich.

The Ghost (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]; the Gentleman Ghost [Jim Craddock] (introduction)
Synopsis:
A series of baffling robberies bring the Feathered Furies into direct confrontation with their newest adversary: the Ghost. The question is: is he REALLY a ghost?
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Case of the Vanished Year!
    The Flash
  2. 1. The Case of the Vanished Year
    The Flash
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Ton o' Fun
  4. 3. Cruise into Danger
    The Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. [untitled]
    Cotton-Top Katie
  6. 5. The Map That Wasn't There!
    Johnny Thunder
  7. 6. The Ghost
    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