(August 1949)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1949-06-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Robert Kanigher (actual editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Initial information for this issue from Jerry Bails.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Pebble That Saved the World! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter
Inks
Harry Peter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman

Now - More Than Ever (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Pebble That Saved the World! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Robert Kanigher ? [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as HG Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter ?
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Wroten; Margaret Wroten

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Etta Candy; Holliday Girls; Queen Hippolyte; Mars; Duke of Deception; Lord Conquest; Astra, Queen of Infanta

Bob Lemon (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Something Is Always Buzzzzzing with Buzzy (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Peril at Pier 13! (Table of Contents: 5)

Streak the Wonder Dog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
Arthur Peddy
Inks
Arthur Peddy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
animal
Characters
Streak; Billy Saunders

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Craig Delich. Page count corrected by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Champ to Chump - And Back Again (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

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

Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No one knows where mackerel go in the winter!
Genre
non-fiction; nature

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

Bendix Coaster Brake / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Brownie (Table of Contents: 9)

Wonder Dog of the Month / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Job Number
OH 49
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now concentrate, Willy!
Genre
humor; teen

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

Kellogg's Rice Krispies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Romantic As an Arizona Sunset (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Christine de Pisan (Table of Contents: 13)

Wonder Women of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; biography

Engagements Past and Present (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset

The Cruise of the Golden Ghost! (Table of Contents: 15)

Lady Danger / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Emil Gershwin
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Lady Danger [Valerie Vaughn]; Gary Grath; Sligo

Indexer Notes

R. Gary Land submitted an error report that this was not Gershwin's work, but Gene Reed confirmed it was Gershwin, with the difference in the appearance in the artwork being due to that this was inked by Sachs and not by Gershwin (as we previously had).

Plane Daring (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Superman on Safety First! (Table of Contents: 17)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superman

Strange As It Seems (Table of Contents: 18)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Death
Synopsis
Public Service announcement from the National Society for the Prevention of Blindness on fireworks safety.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Art is signed but illegible.

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

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Pebble That Saved the World!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Now - More Than Ever
  3. 2. The Pebble That Saved the World!
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. Bob Lemon
    Wheaties
  5. 4. Something Is Always Buzzzzzing with Buzzy
    Buzzy
  6. 5. Peril at Pier 13!
    Streak the Wonder Dog
  7. 6. Champ to Chump - And Back Again
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  8. 7. ["No one knows where mackerel go in the winter!"]
    Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Bendix Coaster Brake
  10. 9. Brownie
    Wonder Dog of the Month
  11. 10. ["Now concentrate, Willy!"]
    Willy Nilly
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Rice Krispies
  13. 12. Romantic As an Arizona Sunset
    Romance Trail
  14. 13. Christine de Pisan
    Wonder Women of History
  15. 14. Engagements Past and Present
  16. 15. The Cruise of the Golden Ghost!
    Lady Danger
  17. 16. Plane Daring
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  18. 17. Superman on Safety First!
    Superman
  19. 18. Strange As It Seems
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy B-B Guns
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
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