(September-October 1951)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1951-07-04
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

Some information for this issue from David Postle.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Secret of the Giant Forest! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana]

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Secret of the Giant Forest (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana]; Holliday Girls; Dean Merrily; Etta Candy; Jovians; Jodoh of Jupiter; Robot People of Automato

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm your new neighbor across the street...
Genre
humor

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

Squeekie!; Wildroot Liquid Cream Shampoo / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Danger in the Everglades! (Table of Contents: 6)

Dr. Pat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Giacoia ?
Inks
Frank Giacoia ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Dr. Pat Windsor; Hank Lee; Trapper Joe; Crazy Charlie

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

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

Kellogg's Pep / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

SOS from Space! (Table of Contents: 10)

Astra, Girl of the Future / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
John Giunta
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Astra; Rex Rockwell

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Art Lortie. Pencil credit by Jerry Bails. Inker credit by Bob Hughes

Inks previously credited to "Frank Giacoia ?"

New Stars (Table of Contents: 11)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stookie Allen ?
Inks
Stookie Allen ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Gary Crosby; Helen Wood

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

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

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

Fran / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Oksner ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is there something I can do for you, miss?

Sink or Swim (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Tomahawk! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Star Spangled Comics; Tomahawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Scientific Sues (Table of Contents: 16)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stookie Allen ?
Pencils
Stookie Allen ?
Inks
Stookie Allen ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Alice McKinney; Joyce Blumenheim; Pat Childress; Laura Maurer

Take Back Your Heart (Table of Contents: 17)

Romance, Inc. / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
romance
Characters
Ann Martin; Bradford Kane; Sally Summers

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Janie / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There it is, Mabel!

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

Vitalis Hair Cream / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Babs / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, I'm so mad!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Buzzy Says: "Old Folks Are People Too!" (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
?

Genre
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

Credits from a list by Lionel English. A different indexer lists art credits as Bob Oksner. Printed on inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret of the Giant Forest!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. The Secret of the Giant Forest
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  5. 4. ["I'm your new neighbor across the street..."]
    Varsity Vic
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Squeekie!; Wildroot Liquid Cream Shampoo
  7. 6. Danger in the Everglades!
    Dr. Pat
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  9. 8. ["I want a big story..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. SOS from Space!
    Astra, Girl of the Future
  12. 11. New Stars
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Bendix Coaster Brake
  14. 13. ["Is there something I can do for you, miss?"]
    Fran
  15. 14. Sink or Swim
  16. 15. Tomahawk!
    Star Spangled Comics; Tomahawk
  17. 16. Scientific Sues
  18. 17. Take Back Your Heart
    Romance, Inc.
  19. 18. ["There it is, Mabel!"]
    Janie
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  21. 20. ["Oh, I'm so mad!"]
    Babs
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  23. 22. Buzzy Says: "Old Folks Are People Too!"
    Buzzy
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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