(April 1962)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
On-sale Date
1962-02-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Robert Kanigher (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Return of the Nuclear Villain - "Multiple Man"! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
By Popular Demand! A new "Impossible" Tale starring the whole Wonder Woman Family!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hippolyta; Wonder Girl; Wonder Tot; Wonder Woman [Princess Diana]
Synopsis
Wonder Woman, Wonder Girl, and Wonder Tot link hands to rescue Queen Hippolyta from a volcano.
Reprints
Keywords
multiple versions of the same character; rescue; volcano

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

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Return of Multiple Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 23.67 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher (under house name Charles Moulton)
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is Wonder Woman warning you in advance that the startling events you are about to witness are impossible!
Feature Logo
Wonder Woman by Charles Moulton Logo
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Wonder Girl [Diana Prince]; Wonder Tot [Diana Prince]; Queen Hippolyta; Steve Trevor; Mer-Man [Manno, the Merman]; Ronno; Mer-Boy; Mer-Mite; Multiple Man (villain)
Reprints
Keywords
Impossible Tale

Indexer Notes

Impossible Tale with the Wonder Family.

Story across 25 pages in 4 parts of 5.67, 5.67, 5.67, and 6.67 pages.

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

Showcase; Metal Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Don't Miss These Two Super-Spectaculars! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?" (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
humor; advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of the main story sequence.

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

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

Fingernail Superstitions (Table of Contents: 7)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 12 of the main story sequence.

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Gems of Destiny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils
Tom Nicolosi
Inks
Tom Nicolosi
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Years ago it was fancied that diamonds were the remnants of sky-thunderbolts...
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 13 of the main story sequence.

Special Announcement! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Justice League of America / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Curious Romantic Customs / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Morris Waldinger
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Morris Waldinger
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On the Pacific island of Yap...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 18 of the main story sequence.

Wonder Woman's Clubhouse (Table of Contents: 12)

Wonder Woman's Clubhouse / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher (writing as Wonder Woman)
Pencils
Ross Andru (spot illustrations of Wonder Girl and Wonder Woman)
Inks
Mike Esposito (spot illustrations of Wonder Girl and Wonder Woman)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hola! This is Wonder Woman, speaking to you from Paradise Island, secret home of the Amazons!
Feature Logo
Wonder Woman's Clubhouse Letter Column Logo
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Wonder Girl [Diana Prince]
Keywords
letters of comment

Indexer Notes

Letters from Yvonne Konner, June Shue and Paul Wood.

On the page immediately preceding page 19 of the main story sequence.

Coming in the Next Issue... (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Return of the Nuclear Villain - "Multiple Man"!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. The Return of Multiple Man!
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; Metal Men
  5. 4. Don't Miss These Two Super-Spectaculars!
    Superboy; Superman
  6. 5. Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?"
    Buzzy
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Sea Devils
  8. 7. Fingernail Superstitions
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  10. 9. ["Years ago it was fancied that diamonds were the remnants of sky-thunderbolts..."]
    Gems of Destiny
  11. 10. Special Announcement!
    Justice League of America
  12. 11. ["On the Pacific island of Yap..."]
    Curious Romantic Customs
  13. 12. Wonder Woman's Clubhouse
    Wonder Woman's Clubhouse
  14. 13. Coming in the Next Issue...
    Wonder Woman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was modified by, among others
  • John Brichetto
  • Nick Caputo
  • Lionel English
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Stangas
  • Joe Torcivia
  • Jim Van Dore