DC, 1940 Series
 

Series Timeline

See series details by issue (displays one row per issue with no gaps, by the regular issue sort order)

This page attempts to show how the issues in this series were published over time by laying them out in a timeline with alternately gray or white rows roughly corresponding to months. The correspondence is less accurate for bi-monthly, quarterly or annual books. Weekly or other more-frequent-than-monthly issues are simply grouped into the same color row by month.

The timeline feature depends on the key date field to order issues into a timeline. Please note that if the key dates are not filled out to correspond to the publication months of the issues, then the timeline will not be accurate.

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency
1940-01-00 January 1940 1939-11-10 1 1 All-American Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1940-02-00 February 1940 1 2 All-American Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-03-10 March 1940 ? 3 All-American Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1940-04-10 April 1940 ? 4 All-American Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1940-05-10 May 1940 ? 5 All-American Comics, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1940-06-00 June 1940 1 6 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-07-00 July 1940 ? 7 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-08-00 August 1940 ? 8 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-09-10 September 1940 ? 9 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-10-00 October 1940 ? 10 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD ?
1940-11-10 November 1940 ? 11 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1940-12-00 December 1940   12 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD monthly
1941-01-00 January 1941 ? 13 [American price only] All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-01-00 January 1941 ? 13 [Canadian price variant] All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD ?
1941-02-00 February 1941 ? 14 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-03-00 March 1941 ? 15 J. R. Publishing Co. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-04-10 April 1941 ? 16 J. R. Publishing Co. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-05-00 May 1941 ? 17 J. R. Publishing Co. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-06-00 June 1941 ? 18 J. R. Publishing Co. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-07-10 July 1941 ? 19 J. R. Publishing Co. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-08-00 August 1941 ? 20 J. R. Publishing Co. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-09-10 September 1941 ? 21 J. R. Publishing Co. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-10-10 October 1941 ? 22 J. R. Publishing Co. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-11-10 November 1941 ? 23 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1941-12-10 December 1941 ? 24 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-01-10 January 1942 ? 25 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-02-10 February 1942 ? 26 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-03-10 March 1942 ? 27 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-04-10 April 1942 ? 28 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-05-10 May 1942 ? 29 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-06-10 June 1942 ? 30 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-07-00 July 1942   31 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-08-00 August 1942   32 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-09-10 September 1942 ? 33 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-10-00 October 1942 ? 34 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-11-10 November 1942 ? 35 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1942-12-00 December 1942 ? 36 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1943-01-00 January 1943   37 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1943-02-00 February 1943   38 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1943-03-00 March 1943 ? 39 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1943-04-00 April 1943 ? 40 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1943-05-00 May 1943 ? 41 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD ?
1943-06-00 June 1943 ? 42 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1943-07-10 July 1943 ? 43 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1943-08-00 August 1943 ? 44 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1943-09-10 September 1943 ? 45 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1943-10-10 October 1943 ? 46 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1943-11-10 November 1943 ? 47 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1943-12-10 December 1943 ? 48 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1944-01-00 January 1944   49 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD  
1944-02-10 February 1944 ? 50 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1944-03-10 March 1944 ? 51 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1944-04-10 April 1944 ? 52 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1944-05-10 May 1944 ? 53 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1944-06-00 June 1944 ? 54 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD ?
1944-07-00 July 1944   55 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD  
1944-08-00 August 1944 ? 56 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1944-09-00 September 1944 ? 57 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1944-10-00 October 1944 ? 58 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1944-11-00 November 1944 ? 59 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1944-12-10 December 1944 ? 60 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1945-01-00 January 1945 ? 61 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1945-02-00 February 1945 6 62 J. R. Publishing Co. An All-American Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1945-03-00 March 1945 ? 63 J. R. Publishing Co. An All-American Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1945-04-00 April 1945 ? 64 J. R. Publishing Co. An All-American Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1945-05-00                  
1945-06-00 June 1945   65 J. R. Publishing Co. An All-American Publication 52 0.10 USD  
1945-07-00                  
1945-08-00 August-September 1945 ? 66 J. R. Publishing Co. An All-American Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1945-09-00                  
1945-10-00 October-November 1945 ? 67 J. R. Publishing Co. An All-American Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1945-11-00                  
1945-12-00 December 1945-January 1946 ? 68 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-01-00                  
1946-02-00 February-March 1946 ? 69 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-03-00                  
1946-04-10 April 1946 ? 70 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-05-00 May 1946 ? 71 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-06-10 June 1946 ? 72 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-07-10 July 1946 ? 73 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-08-10 August 1946 ? 74 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-09-00 September 1946   75 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD monthly
1946-10-10 October 1946 ? 76 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-11-00 November 1946 ? 77 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1946-12-00 December 1946 ? 78 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-01-00 January 1947 ? 79 J. R. Publishing Co. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-02-00 February 1947 ? 80 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-03-00 March 1947 ? 81 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-04-00 April 1947 ? 82 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-05-10 May 1947 ? 83 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-06-10 June 1947 ? 84 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-07-00 July 1947 ? 85 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-08-00 August 1947 ? 86 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-09-10 September 1947 ? 87 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-10-00 October 1947 ? 88 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1947-11-00 November 1947 ? 89 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD monthly
1947-12-10 December 1947 ? 90 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1948-01-00 January 1948 ? 91 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1948-02-00 February 1948 ? 92 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1948-03-00 March 1948 ? 93 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1948-04-10 April 1948 ? 94 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1948-05-10 May 1948 ? 95 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD monthly
1948-06-00 June 1948 ? 96 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1948-07-00 July 1948 ? 97 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1948-08-00 August 1948   98 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD monthly
1948-09-10 September 1948 ? 99 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1948-10-10 October 1948 ? 100 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1948-11-00 November 1948   101 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD monthly
1948-12-00 December 1948   102 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD monthly
1949-01-00 January 1949 ? 103 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD ?
1949-02-10 February 1949 ? 104 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD monthly