(August-September 1948)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
76
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual editor); Robert Kanigher (actual editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cardboard cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound #1-41; Saddle-stitched #42-63
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman; The Flash; Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]

The Sinister Countess Hatra (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
William Moulton Marston
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; King Ritio of Pogolana (introduction); Princess Selena (introduction); Countess Hatra (villain, introduction); Hatra's subjects [Kengtung; Captain Caw; rest unnamed] (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis:
The Princess of Pogolana's life is in danger after her father is overthrown by her cousin. When she returns home, only Wonder Woman can save her from death.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit confirmed in "The Secret History of Wonder Woman" (Jill Lapore, 2014), formerly Robert Kanigher.

Modified synopsis added by Craig Delich.

["Pop, why does my hen always cluck?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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; Cicero
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

["Jeff!" "Uncle Charlie!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

The Treasure of Diaz (Table of Contents)

Johnny Peril / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Purcell
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Johnny Peril; Dr. Linfield (explorer, introduction); Kathy Linfield (the doctor's daughter, introduction); Captain Sebastin Diaz (introduction, in flashback); Diaz's crew (introduction for all, in flashback); Zobi (introduction); Tonga (introduction); King Flack (villain, introduction, death); Chingi Chingi (villainous tribe, introduction for all)
Synopsis:
Johnny searches the African jungles for a missing scientist and his daughter, and ends up saving them from King Flack, who is masquerading as Spanish conqueror, Diaz.
Keywords:
Africa

["For the love of Mike, where are you goin'?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich. Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #17.

["And what's in that barrel, Mr. Grocer?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #17.

The Treasure of Plateau City (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; The Harlequin [Molly Mayne]; Streak; Mayor of Plateau City (introduction); City Council of Plateau City (introduction for all); citizens of Plateau City (introduction for all); a criminal gang (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis:
WXYZ Radio is asked to broadcast Plateau City's centennial of its first gold strike, but a criminal band is on hand to relieve the city of its gold by spreading rumors of a new gold strike!
Keywords:
Plateau City; WXYZ Radio

Indexer Notes

Alan Scott works for radio station WXYZ in this story.

Doiby doesn't appear in this story.

["Mutt, I'm not gonna waste another minute of my life!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich. Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #23.

["Spring Is Here"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #23.

[National Thrift Week-Open a Bank Account] (Table of Contents)

Cotton-Top Katie / comic story / 6 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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Cotton-Top Katie; the Perfessor

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

The Mystery of the Midway Tunnel (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Greene
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]; Professor Purvis (an engineer, introduction); Mr. Potter (villain, a contractor, introduction); Evole (villain, tunnel worker, introduction)
Synopsis:
The Atom and Professor Purvis, who is Al Pratt's engineering teacher at Calvin College, are trapped in a tunnel underneath the river, a tunnel Purvis was contracted to build.
Keywords:
Calvin College

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich, updated August 2004.

["I bought this horse to get around with..."] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich. Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #17.

["The man said she'd take me anywhere I wanted to go..."] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 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
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #17.

The 700 Year Old Partnership (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

The Flash Concerto (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Vardo Vanessi (a violinist, introduction); The Fiddler [Isaac Bowin] (villain)
Synopsis:
While attending a concert one evening with Joan Williams, Jay comes face to face once again with the infamous Fiddler, who plans to steal a rare and valuable Stradivarious violin, even though he believes the Flash has set a trap for him.
Keywords:
Keystone City

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Craig Delich, updated August 2004.

The Fiddler's last Golden Age appearance.

["So you live at 818 Bean Street!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jeff
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich. Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #13.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman; The Flash; Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Sinister Countess Hatra
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. ["Pop, why does my hen always cluck?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  4. 3. ["Jeff!" "Uncle Charlie!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  5. 4. The Treasure of Diaz
    Johnny Peril
  6. 5. ["For the love of Mike, where are you goin'?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["And what's in that barrel, Mr. Grocer?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. The Treasure of Plateau City
    Green Lantern
  9. 8. ["Mutt, I'm not gonna waste another minute of my life!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  10. 9. ["Spring Is Here"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  11. 10. [National Thrift Week-Open a Bank Account]
    Cotton-Top Katie
  12. 11. The Mystery of the Midway Tunnel
    The Atom
  13. 12. ["I bought this horse to get around with..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  14. 13. ["The man said she'd take me anywhere I wanted to go..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  15. 14. The 700 Year Old Partnership
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop
  17. 16. The Flash Concerto
    The Flash
  18. 17. ["So you live at 818 Bean Street!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Walls
  • Dwayne Best