(September 1948)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1948-07-17
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from house ad.


Masquerade at Mesa City (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Johnny Thunder [John Tane]; Black Lightning; Green Lantern [Alan Scott] (inset)

Indexer Notes

Cover is the same as the splash page of the Johnny Thunder story.

Masquerade at Mesa City (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
Alex Toth
Job Number:
AA 103

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Johnny Thunder [John Tane]; Black Lightning

["Mutt, can I borrow your old water wings..."] (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 added by Craig Delich.

["Did you follow the instructions in the book..."] (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) ?

Case of the Talking Shadows (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Rudy Palais
Inks:
Rudy Palais
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
AA 108

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Mid-Nite [Dr. Charles McNider]; Myra Mason; the Great Ludwig (villain)
Synopsis:
Dr. Mid-Nite investigates mysterious shadow men who have robbed a jewelry festival, and is drawn to a silhouette show run by the Great Ludwig.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich, updated August, 2004.

["Jeff, where were you all day?"] (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 added by Craig Delich.

["It's good to see you, Gus!"] (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:
Jeff
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[Chewing Gum] (Table of Contents)

Everything Happens to Harry / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan
Inks:
Ed Wheelan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Wheelan
Job Number:
OH 14

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Harry

Indexer Notes

Art credits revision from Irwin Hasen to Ed Wheelan by Craig Delich 2009-8-15 [also adding writer and letterer]. The Who's Who states that Hasen did "Everything Happens to Harvey" [not Harry] in the early 1950's.

["Jeff, I can't go out on the dance floor!"] (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:
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

["Are there any bulls on this farm, Jeff?"] (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 Ship That Sailed the Hills (Table of Contents)

The Black Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
AA 97

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

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich, updated August, 2004.

["Dream"] (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 added by Craig Delich. Also in Mutt & Jeff (DC, 1939 series) #23.

["I'm sorry, Judge! I couldn't control myself!"] (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:
Jeff
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

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

Mailman on Horseback (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

["I can't tell you how to get there..."] (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 added by Craig Delich. Also in Green Lantern (DC, 1941 series) #11.

["Wow! I wouldn't believe it if I didn't see it..."] (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) ?

Crimes from a Cardboard Box (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
GL 34B

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Streak
Synopsis:
A gifted young inventor of children's games becomes a most striking criminal genius.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit per Craig Delich, updated August, 2004.

["Waiter, bring me some caviar..."] (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.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Masquerade at Mesa City
    Johnny Thunder
  2. 1. Masquerade at Mesa City
    Johnny Thunder
  3. 2. ["Mutt, can I borrow your old water wings..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  4. 3. ["Did you follow the instructions in the book..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  5. 4. Case of the Talking Shadows
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  6. 5. ["Jeff, where were you all day?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["It's good to see you, Gus!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. [Chewing Gum]
    Everything Happens to Harry
  9. 8. ["Jeff, I can't go out on the dance floor!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  10. 9. ["Are there any bulls on this farm, Jeff?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  11. 10. The Ship That Sailed the Hills
    The Black Pirate
  12. 11. ["Dream"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  13. 12. ["I'm sorry, Judge! I couldn't control myself!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  14. 13. Mailman on Horseback
  15. 14. ["I can't tell you how to get there..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  16. 15. ["Wow! I wouldn't believe it if I didn't see it..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  17. 16. Crimes from a Cardboard Box
    Green Lantern
  18. 17. ["Waiter, bring me some caviar..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes