(November 1945)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1945-09-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
An All-American 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

M. C. Gaines' name removed from indicia at last minute (badly- you can still read it).

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Terror of the Tycoon Club (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]; The Unknown [Mr. Pipsqueak]
Reprints

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)

The Terror of the Tycoon Club (Table of Contents: 3)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 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; the Holliday Girls; Tycoon Club [J. P. Prosperus (introduction, Tin Plate Company President, death); Bob Stuffy (introduction, flashback, death); Mr. Pipsqueak [The Unknown] (villain, introduction); rest unnamed (introduction)]; Arda Prosperus (J. P.'s daughter, introduction); Resin (villain, a stockbroker, introduction)
Synopsis
When Steve receives a call from the President of Tin Plate Incorporated, whose life has been threatened by an unknown party, it is Wonder Woman who must step in to resolve the situation.
Reprints
Keywords
Tin Plate Inc.; Tycoon Club

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Toughy Turns Artist! (Table of Contents: 5)

Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Harry ?
Inks
Frank Harry ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue [Tommy Rogers]; Toughy; Tubby; Miss Campbell; Johnny Rackett; Murgatroyd Rackett (villain); Lefty (villain); Butch (villain)

The Story of the Battle of the Gods and Titans (Table of Contents: 6)

Picture Stories from Mythology / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
M. C. Gaines
Pencils
Don Cameron
Inks
Don Cameron
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Cronos; Jupiter; Romulus; Remus
Synopsis
Cronos and Jupiter battle for Olympus, then Cronos moves to Italy and changes his name to Saturn.

Indexer Notes

copyright 1945 by M. C. Gaines

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Wanda Wilson's Mistake! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Inks
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

The Junior Justice Society of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Excuse It to Me (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Robinson (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Meet a Bit-o-Honey / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

C'm On In, th' Water's Fine! (Table of Contents: 12)

Tippie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Edwina Dumm (signed)
Pencils
Edwina Dumm (signed)
Inks
Edwina Dumm (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Tippie
Reprints
  • from Cap Stubbs and Tippie Sunday (George Matthew Adams Service) ?

Hits the Bull's-Eye Every Time! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

Victory Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Pencils
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Inks
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
A. W. Nugent

Meet... Danny Deer (Table of Contents: 15)

Who's Who in Zooville / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ron Santi (signed)
Pencils
Ron Santi (signed)
Inks
Ron Santi (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ron Santi

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Bernie Bierman (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Case of the Pitiful Crook! (Table of Contents: 17)

Wildcat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Stretch Skinner; Junior; Suzette
Synopsis
Junior would be a great crook, only he's allergic to money.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jerry Bails.

How Thom McAn Rescued the Doomed Liner (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Terror of the Tycoon Club
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Boys and girls: Here is a message..."]
  4. 3. The Terror of the Tycoon Club
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. ["We get all this energy from Wheaties, Coach!"]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Toughy Turns Artist!
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  7. 6. The Story of the Battle of the Gods and Titans
    Picture Stories from Mythology
  8. 7. ["Volto's out-of-this world magnetic powers..."]
    Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes
  9. 8. Wanda Wilson's Mistake!
    Mr. Terrific
  10. 9. ["Join the thousands of boys and girls who are now members..."]
    The Junior Justice Society of America
  11. 10. Excuse It to Me
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Meet a Bit-o-Honey
  13. 12. C'm On In, th' Water's Fine!
    Tippie
  14. 13. Hits the Bull's-Eye Every Time!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Victory Puzzles
  16. 15. Meet... Danny Deer
    Who's Who in Zooville
  17. 16. Bernie Bierman
    Wheaties
  18. 17. The Case of the Pitiful Crook!
    Wildcat
  19. 18. How Thom McAn Rescued the Doomed Liner
    Thom McAn
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  21. 20. ["I felt like working overtime, Sarge!"]
    Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries
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