(November 1944)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1944-09-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Julius Schwartz (assistant editor, uncredited); Ted Udall (assistant editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Reprints
Keywords
Golden lasso; seagulls; underwater civilizations; whales

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Milkweed Goes to War! (Table of Contents: 2)

public service announcement / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Girls Under the Sea (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; Queen Clea (cameo); The Venturians (cameo); Queen Octavia; Sanchez (telephone operator, introduction); members of the Atlantean Army [Losa; others unnamed] (introduction for all); Sontag Henya (villain, introduction); Citizen's Committee (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Strange interference with the transatlantic cable leads Wonder Woman into the depths of the ocean where she discovers Atlanteans have overthrown Queen Octavia and threaten to kill her... and Wonder Woman herself!
Reprints
Keywords
Atlantis; Venturia

Indexer Notes

Data from Jerry Bails.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dave Gerard (signed)
Inks
Dave Gerard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's polishing up on his Jap lingo...
Genre
humor; military

The Dance of Death (Table of Contents: 5)

Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin ? ; Jerry Robinson ?
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sargon [John Sergent]
Keywords
supernatural

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails. Pencils formerly credited to Joe Kubert, but clearly not him. Although Bails' Who's Who does not credit either Meskin or Robinson as working on this strip it is clearly by one or the other.

Fortified with Energy! (Table of Contents: 6)

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Story of Marco Polo (Table of Contents: 7)

Picture Stories from American History / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
M. C. Gaines; W. W. D. Sones
Pencils
Allen Simon
Inks
Allen Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Marco Polo
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from reprint. We formerly credited the art to Don Cameron in error.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Man Who Outsmarted Himself! (Table of Contents: 9)

Mr. Terrific / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hal Sharp (signed)
Inks
Hal Sharp (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Terrific [Terry Sloane]; Wanda Wilson; Jim Giles

Danger!! Explosives! (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Jesse Merlan] (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Data from Jerry Bails.

Boys and Girls Join the Junior Justice Society of America (Table of Contents: 11)

The Junior Justice Society of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Eyes Have It! (Table of Contents: 13)

Wildcat / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Gallagher
Inks
Joe Gallagher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Evil Eye Optic (villain)

Indexer Notes

Stretch Skinner does not appear.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

An Important Message to the Boys and Girls of America! (Table of Contents: 15)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Beaven (signed)
Inks
Frank Beaven (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your bawth is drawn, m'lord!
Genre
humor; military

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. Milkweed Goes to War!
  4. 3. Girls Under the Sea
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. ["He's polishing up on his Jap lingo..."]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. The Dance of Death
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  7. 6. Fortified with Energy!
    Baby Ruth
  8. 7. The Story of Marco Polo
    Picture Stories from American History
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  10. 9. The Man Who Outsmarted Himself!
    Mr. Terrific
  11. 10. Danger!! Explosives!
  12. 11. Boys and Girls Join the Junior Justice Society of America
    The Junior Justice Society of America
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  14. 13. The Eyes Have It!
    Wildcat
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  16. 15. An Important Message to the Boys and Girls of America!
  17. 16. ["Your bawth is drawn, m'lord!"]
    Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Allen Ross
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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