(October 1948)

DC, 1940 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:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual editor)
Format:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; full color; glossy cover; newsprint interior; saddle-stitched

The Human Fly Bandits (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; The Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset)

The Human Fly Bandits (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; Professor Garvey
Synopsis:
While on route to an experimental labratory to visit their friend, Professor Garvey, Carter and Shiera are astounded to see the professor pitched out of a car that is traveling up the side of a building!
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Indexer Notes

Writer verified by Martin O'Hearn, updated October 2004.

The Vanishing Treasure Ship (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]
Synopsis:
The Fastest Man Alive is shocked when a treasure ship disappears right before his eyes, but mystified when he can't find a single trace of it.

Indexer Notes

Writer verified by Martin O'Hearn, inker credit by Craig Delich, updated October 2004.

The Man Who Couldn't Miss (Table of Contents)

Ghost Patrol / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult; adventure
Characters:
Ghost Patrol [Fred; Slim; Pedro]

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Bullet-Eater (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Circle of Terror (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Canary [Dinah Drake]; Larry Lance; un-named shopkeeper (villain, fence, death); un-named sculptor (villain)
Synopsis:
Black Canary and Larry tackle the murder of a shopkeeper, who was a fence for a gang whose leader molded models of each place his gang intended to rob.
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Indexer Notes

Inker credit revised from Frank Giacoia to Bernard Sachs by Craig Delich 2011-12-12. Inker credit in Archives is wrong.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Human Fly Bandits
    Hawkman
  2. 1. The Human Fly Bandits
    Hawkman
  3. 2. The Vanishing Treasure Ship
    The Flash
  4. 3. The Man Who Couldn't Miss
    Ghost Patrol
  5. 4. The Bullet-Eater
    Atom
  6. 5. The Circle of Terror
    The Black Canary
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
  • Allen Ross