(May 1948)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-03-17
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Robert Kanigher (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.


The Mistake That Uncovered a Crime! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter
Inks
Harry Peter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; Tress Akter; Boss Brekel
Reprints
Keywords
Golden lasso

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tress's Terrible Mistake! (Table of Contents: 2)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Joye Murchison [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Wroten; Margaret Wroten

Job Number
SEN 78
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; General Darnell; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Tress Akter (actress, introduction); Marcy Young (actress, introduction); Secretary of the Treasury (introduction); Boss Brekel (villain); a ring of counterfeiters [Mousey; rest unnamed] (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Brekel sets up his new counterfeiting operation underneath Holliday College's haunted house, and when Etta and the Holliday Girls are captured by Brekel, Wonder Woman moves in to clean up the operation.
Keywords
Holliday College

Indexer Notes

Data from Jerry Bails. Writer credit from The Secret History of Wonder Woman (Jill Lapore, 2014); we formerly suggested Bob Kanigher.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Nick of Time (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Old Nick / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Secret Crimes! (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
?

Job Number
SEN 78
Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue; Toughy; Tubby; Little Miss Redhead
Synopsis
Little Boy Blue and Miss Redhead track down a burglary ring.

Indexer Notes

data from Jerry Bails

Roping the Runaway Driver (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

"U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Silent Crooks! (Table of Contents: 8)

Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN 86
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sargon; Max; Slagg; Benson
Synopsis
Slagg finances the invention of a radium powered silent drill.
Keywords
supernatural

Indexer Notes

data by Jerry Bails

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

Jack of All Trades / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lampert (signed)
Pencils
Harry Lampert (signed)
Inks
Harry Lampert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Lampert

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tsk! Tsk!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Ranger Rescue (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Willy Nilly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
OH 19
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Erwin!" "Hi!
Genre
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

data from Jerry Bails

The Secret That Saved the Sandlot (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Dizzy Daisy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lampert (signed)
Pencils
Harry Lampert (signed)
Inks
Harry Lampert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Lampert

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have to leave the office for a while, Daisy...
Genre
humor
Characters
Daisy

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Final Flight (Table of Contents: 16)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Udall
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Lloyd, a Space Guard on the verge of retirement, is sent to Ragnor, a tiny asteroid, by his superior Collins to rescue three lost scientists.

Indexer Notes

Genre and synopsis provided by Arthur Lortie via the GCD Error Tracker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

The Snow Queen's Necklace (Table of Contents: 18)

Wildcat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Peddy
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN 81
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Tina; Dean Lampert; Heath
Synopsis
College hijinks mixed up with a jewel robbery keep Wildcat on the go.

Indexer Notes

Data from Jerry Bails.

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

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

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Mistake That Uncovered a Crime!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. Tress's Terrible Mistake!
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  5. 4. The Nick of Time
    Old Nick
  6. 5. The Secret Crimes!
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  7. 6. Roping the Runaway Driver
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  8. 7. Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  9. 8. The Silent Crooks!
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  10. 9. ["Tsk! Tsk!"]
    Jack of All Trades
  11. 10. Ranger Rescue
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  12. 11. Editorial Advisory Board
  13. 12. ["3 astonishing crime-adventures featuring Green Lantern!"]
    Green Lantern
  14. 13. ["Hi, Erwin!" "Hi!"]
    Willy Nilly
  15. 14. The Secret That Saved the Sandlot
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  16. 15. ["I have to leave the office for a while, Daisy..."]
    Dizzy Daisy
  17. 16. Final Flight
  18. 17. ["Boys and girls! --- The Junior Justice Society of America is back in operation!!"]
    The Junior Justice Society of America
  19. 18. The Snow Queen's Necklace
    Wildcat
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Gang Busters
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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