(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.

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.

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.
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Indexer Notes

Inker credit revised 2007-12-12 from Bob Oksner 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 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?
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[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 2007-12-12 and is most likely out of proper sequence.

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. Cruise into Danger
    The Ghost Patrol
  4. 3. The Map That Wasn't There!
    Johnny Thunder
  5. 4. [untitled]
    Cotton-Top Katie
  6. 5. The Ghost
    Hawkman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Ton o' Fun
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