(December 1944)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1944-10-03
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.


Parade of the Villains (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
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Duke of Deception; Cheetah; Dr. Psycho; Queen Clea; Giganta; Blakfu; Bedwin Footh
Reprints
Keywords
Golden lasso

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Battle against Revenge (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]; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Steve Trevor; Bedwin Footh [as Red Fitz] (villain, former actor, introduction); unnamed actor [as Dr. Psycho] (villain, introduction); unnamed actress [as the Cheetah] (villain, introduction); unnamed actress [as Giganta] (villain, introduction); unnamed actress [as Queen Clea] (villain, introduction); unnamed actor [as the Duke of Deception] (villain, introduction); unnamed actor [as Blakfu] (villain, introduction); unnamed actress [as Marva Psycho] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
A frustrated actor uses six of Wonder Woman's greatest foes as pawns in his efforts to gain the attention he feels he is due.
Reprints
Keywords
Golden lasso

Capturing the Counterfeiters (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pull up a chair and sit down, friends, I want to tell you a story!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sargon [John Sargent]
Keywords
supernatural

Indexer Notes

Pencils formerly credited to Joe Kubert, but clearly not him.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Story of Vasco Nuñez de Balboa (Table of Contents: 7)

Picture Stories from American History / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Vasco Nuñez de Balboa
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Picture Stories from the Bible / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Crime Is an Art (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Jesse Merlan] (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Data from Jerry Bails.

These Can Be Yours (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Crowell-Collier Publishing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Builder of Crime! (Table of Contents: 11)

Mr. Terrific / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Asch
Inks
Stan Asch
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Data from Jerry Bails.

Flying Models of Famous Fighter Planes (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

She Was No Lady! (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]; Stretch Skinner; Uncle Gadget

Indexer Notes

Data from Jerry Bails.

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

Metro Publications / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Parade of the Villains
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Have you read these Fall issues yet?"]
  4. 3. Battle against Revenge
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. Capturing the Counterfeiters
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  6. 5. ["Pull up a chair and sit down, friends, I want to tell you a story!"]
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  7. 6. ["If you fellows would all eat Wheaties..."]
    Wheaties
  8. 7. The Story of Vasco Nuñez de Balboa
    Picture Stories from American History
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  10. 9. Crime Is an Art
  11. 10. These Can Be Yours
    The Crowell-Collier Publishing Co.
  12. 11. The Builder of Crime!
    Mr. Terrific
  13. 12. Flying Models of Famous Fighter Planes
    Wheaties
  14. 13. She Was No Lady!
    Wildcat
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Metro Publications
  16. 15. An Important Message to the Boys and Girls of America!
  17. 16. ["This hound must belong to him"]
    Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries
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