(November-December 1949)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1949-09-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
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

The focus of Sensation Comics changes with this issue, becoming more romance oriented.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


S.O.S. Wonder Woman! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Peddy ?
Inks
Arthur Peddy ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Steve Trevor

Indexer Notes

Art credit previously given to Irwin Hasen.

New logo starts this issue. Wonder Woman costume change. Now wears sandals, which are colored yellow on the cover.

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

S O S Wonder Woman! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Robert Kanigher ? [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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Steve Trevor; General Darnell; Capt. John West; Etta Candy; The Big Rexo Gang
Synopsis
Wonder Woman promises to marry Steve if her help is not needed anywhere for an entire day.

Indexer Notes

data, except Kanigher credit, from Jerry Bails

Hal Newhouser (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Spoiling the Gangsters' Scheme (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Omaha Creek Is Flooding! (Table of Contents: 5)

Headline Heroines / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Data from Jerry Bails.

"Prepared in Cooperation with the New York Telephone Company of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company."

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

Bazooka / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

"Amazon Queen for a Day" Prize Contest Winners! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Filbert / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Care to dance?
Genre
humor

Farewell, My Heart! (Table of Contents: 9)

Romance, Inc. / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
John Giunta ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Ann Martin (Introduction); Constance Carter; Mrs. Lila Mayburn; Gloria; Gil Mayburn

Indexer Notes

art credit previously given to Carmine Infantino.

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

Kellogg's Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Gerry / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lampert ?
Inks
Harry Lampert ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jim! Can you lend me a pair of your slacks?
Genre
humor

The Unread Letter (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Captain Tootsie Saves the Day! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

A Cure for Romance! (Table of Contents: 16)

Dr. Pat / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; romance
Characters
Dr. Pat Windsor (introduction); Dr. Lang (flashback); Adam; Dean Bentley; Jerry Blade; Lane Abbot
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from reprint. We previously credited Carmine Infantino as the inker.

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

Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike!; Columbia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hollywood's Top Adventure Star! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Alan Ladd / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 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. S.O.S. Wonder Woman!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. S O S Wonder Woman!
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. Hal Newhouser
    Wheaties
  5. 4. Spoiling the Gangsters' Scheme
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  6. 5. Omaha Creek Is Flooding!
    Headline Heroines
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka
  8. 7. "Amazon Queen for a Day" Prize Contest Winners!
  9. 8. ["Care to dance?"]
    Filbert
  10. 9. Farewell, My Heart!
    Romance, Inc.
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Shredded Wheat
  12. 11. Editorial Advisory Board
  13. 12. ["Jim! Can you lend me a pair of your slacks?"]
    Gerry
  14. 13. The Unread Letter
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet
  16. 15. Captain Tootsie Saves the Day!
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  17. 16. A Cure for Romance!
    Dr. Pat
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike!; Columbia
  19. 18. Hollywood's Top Adventure Star!
    The Adventures of Alan Ladd
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy B-B Guns
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Allen Ross
  • Matthew Head
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes