(May-June 1948)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Sheldon Mayer; Robert Kanigher (assistant)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #211, 214, 217, 300)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks:
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Prime Minister Blizzard; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Reprints:

Ice World's Conquest (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Joye Hummel
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Prime Minister Blizzard (Villain, Introduction); Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; Holliday Girls; Steve Trevor; Dean Sourpuss; Professor Chemico; Princess Snowina; Captain Iceberg; General Darnell
Synopsis:
Professor Chemico and the Holliday Girls travel to the Arctic to melt the ice caps with a climate-changing machine, unaware that a race of snow people live there, and that their Prime Minister intends to use the machine to control the world.
Keywords:
Arctic; Global Warming

Indexer Notes

Strangely, Professor Chemico wants to exacerbate Global Warming by increasing carbon dioxide in the atmosphere; he intends to melt the ice caps to create more farmland to combat the world's food shortage.
Writer credit from The Secret History of Wonder Woman (Jill Lapore, 2014). Formerly credited to "Robert Kanigher?".

Tale of the Tigers (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher?
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Dean Sourpuss; Holliday Girls; Etta Candy; Paddy Gypso; Dion Boru; Paula von Gunther; Tama; Gorgio (gypsy)
Synopsis:
Wonder Woman helps the Holliday Girls when they are caught between two Irish gypsies vying for the same girl and the title of Gypsy King.
Keywords:
Ireland; Purple Ray

Indexer Notes

Wonder Woman uses her "brain wave auditor" to hear the thoughts of a recently dead man.

Dorothea Lynde Dix (Table of Contents)

Wonder Women of History / filler / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Art credits verified by Jerry Bails (October, 2005).

Tino Makes Good (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Udall [as Charles King]
Letters:
typeset

The Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Joye Hummel
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dorine (Holliday Girl); Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Jed Hatch; Anthony Joseph; Carlton Cabot; Lem Brite [Black Hugo's Ghost] (Villain); Steve Trevor; Black Hugo (flashback)
Synopsis:
Wonder Woman travels to Adventure Island, where she must protect her friends on a treasure hunt from a vengeful ghost.

Indexer Notes

Rare appearance of the Holliday Girls without Etta Candy.
Writer credit from The Secret History of Wonder Woman (Jill Lapore, 2014). Formerly credited to "Robert Kanigher?".

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Ice World's Conquest
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. Tale of the Tigers
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. Dorothea Lynde Dix
    Wonder Women of History
  5. 4. Tino Makes Good
  6. 5. The Treasure Hunt
    Wonder Woman
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