(December 1947)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Sheldon Mayer
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

There is an ad for the Junior Justice Society in this issue.


The Icicle Goes South (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Lorna Dawn; The Icicle [Dr. Joar Mahkent]; Mutt & Jeff (inset)

Indexer Notes

Cover is a mirror image of the splash page of the Green Lantern story.

The Icicle Goes South (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Alexander Toth (signed)
Inks:
Alexender Toth (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
GL29C

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Lorna Dawn; The Icicle [Dr. Joar Mahkent] (second appearance); General Galazar (villain)
Synopsis:
Green Lantern must stop the Icicle in his attempts to aid a dictator wanting to take over a South American Nation.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated 8/04. Alan Scott works for W.X.Y.Z. radio and TV in this story; some notes, info and synopsis added by Craig Delich 6-14-09.

[The Crying Kid] (Table of Contents)

Cotton-Top Katie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert [as Harrielle] (signed)
Pencils:
Harry Lampert [as Harrielle] (signed)
Inks:
Harry Lampert [as Harrielle] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert
Job Number:
OH15

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Cotton-Top Katie

The Phantom Fleet (Table of Contents)

The Black Pirate / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur F. Peddy
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
AA89

Genre:
historical
Characters:
The Black Pirate [Jon Valor]; Justin Valor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / filler / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [signed as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [signed as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [signed as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 6-14-09.

You Can't Trust Nobody (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Udall (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

The Modern Wreckers (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
AA91

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan

Seconds to Live (Table of Contents)

Dr. Mid-Nite / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur F. Peddy
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
AA87

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Mid-Nite [Dr. Charles McNider]; Myra Mason; Dr. Frank Hardy (Death); Dr. Jamieson (villain)
Synopsis:
Dr. McNider is drugged and nearly shot by his host while at a dinner, but later escapes, and, garbed as Dr. Mid-Nite, helps to rescue his secretary Myra from the clutches of the man's henchmen.

Indexer Notes

Much info and synopsis added by Craig Delich 9-30-09.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Icicle Goes South
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Icicle Goes South
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. [The Crying Kid]
    Cotton-Top Katie
  4. 3. The Phantom Fleet
    The Black Pirate
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  6. 5. You Can't Trust Nobody
  7. 6. The Modern Wreckers
    Hop Harrigan
  8. 7. Seconds to Live
    Dr. Mid-Nite
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes