(January 1949)

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)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Sword of Time (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]

Indexer Notes

Inker credit by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Sword of Time (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]
Synopsis:
The Flash must outwit a clever crook who uses the fear of the unknown as a weapon to bring Keystone City to its knees!
Keywords:
Keystone City

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich 10/04, writer confirmed by Martin O'Hearn; synopsis added by Craig Delich 12-19-07.

Mystery on Ice! (Table of Contents)

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; Professor Stanley
Synopsis:
Black Canary and Larry track down some crooks who have stolen a professor's new forumla: Element X-99.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Keywords:
X-99

Indexer Notes

Inker credit revised by Craig Delich 2011-12-16 from Frank Giacoia to Sachs. The archive credit is wrong.

The Rock Crushers (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Al Pratt]

Indexer Notes

Ink credit by Craig Delich December 2007.

Script credit from Roy Thomas on 2004-11-16.

The title of the story was orignally meant to be "Stream of Stones."

Path of Peril (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur F. Peddy
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Ghost Patrol [Fred; Slim; Pedro]

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich October 2004.

The Ghost's Criminal Cruise (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; The Ghost [Jim Craddock] (villain)
Synopsis:
As a favor to the man who once saved his life, Carter Hall appears aboard a man's yacht as the Hawkman, little knowing his enemy the Ghost is also along for the ride.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flash Facts / filler / ? pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2007-12-19 and is most likely out of proper sequence.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Sword of Time
    The Flash
  2. 1. The Sword of Time
    The Flash
  3. 2. Mystery on Ice!
    Black Canary
  4. 3. The Rock Crushers
    Atom
  5. 4. Path of Peril
    Ghost Patrol
  6. 5. The Ghost's Criminal Cruise
    Hawkman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Flash Facts
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