(June 1948)

DC, 1939 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
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover is the same as the splash page of of the Green Lantern story. Story title added by Craig Delich 8-13-09.


The End of Sports (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Jean Taylor; The Sportsmaster [Crusher Crock]; Mutt (inset); Jeff (inset)

Indexer Notes

Story title added by Craig Delich 2009-8-13.

The End of Sports! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Alex Toth [as Alexander Toth] (signed)
Inks:
Alex Toth [as Alexander Toth] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
GL 33B

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Jean Taylor; the Sportsmaster [Crusher Crock, aka as Corck](villain, 3rd appearance)
Synopsis:
The Sportsmaster returns with a mad scheme to end all sporting events in Gotham City unless the city is willing to pay protection money to the "Crime Syndicate of Sports"!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The splash page replicates the cover. Alan Scott works for radio station WXYZ in the story. Artist Toth depicts G.L. striking a villain on the jaw and leaving a "green lantern" emblem behind. Green Lantern doesn't charge his ring or repeat the oath in this story, and Doiby doesn't appear.

The Voice of the Moldau (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur F. Peddy
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
AA 94

Genre:
historical
Characters:
The Black Pirate [Jon Valor]; Justin Valor; Katrin; Jan; Count Novac (villain)
Synopsis:
A bride and groom nearly perish on their way to an island by the Moldau River God, a ruse to prevent them from discovering a huge buried treasure stored there.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2009-8-13.

Mission Accomplished! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur F. Peddy [as Peddy] (signed); Jon L. Blummer (Hop Harrigan inset image on the splash page)
Inks:
Bernard Sachs [as Sachs] (signed); Jon L. Blummer (Hop Harrigan inset image on the splash page)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
AA 97

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan; Tank Tinker, Princess Susan Katherine Martha Jane Andrea; un-named teacher for the Princess; Baron Bulzoni (villain)
Synopsis:
Hop and Tank save the Princess of Royalia from a double-brossing Baron who is after the Royal jewels.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2009-8-13.

One Good Turn (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Cliff Rhodes (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Cappy Jenning; "Fish Hook" Finn (villain)
Synopsis:
Cappy is saved at sea by a rival of his, but not for the reason he thinks!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mutt; Jeff

Indexer Notes

Newspaper reprints. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2009-8-13.

Strange Case of the Sky-Raider (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur F. Peddy
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
AA 108

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Mid-Nite [Dr. Charles McNider]; Myra Mason; Sky-Raider (villain)
Synopsis:
A clever crook and his gang, using a helium-elevated dog sled, raids the National Security offices of $1 million in securities.

Indexer Notes

Roy Thomas suspects the art on this story to be by Rudy Palais.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The End of Sports
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The End of Sports!
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. The Voice of the Moldau
    The Black Pirate
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  5. 4. Mission Accomplished!
    Hop Harrigan
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  7. 6. One Good Turn
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  9. 8. Strange Case of the Sky-Raider
    Dr. Mid-Nite
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes