(November 1941)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1941-09-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
M. C. Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (assistant editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; The Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset)
Reprints:

Another Message to Our Readers (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

[A Millionaire's Revenge] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox (signed)
Pencils:
E. E. Hibbard (signed)
Inks:
Hal Sharp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Jim Sewell (introduction); Wanda Sewell (introduction); Leffingwell Funk (villain, introduction); Lawyer Lovelace (villain, introduction); Ape Onslow (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
A greedy millionaire decides to put his competitor out of business by giving him wealth instead of trying to ruin the man financially.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich.

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

All-Flash Quarterly / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Justice Society of America Proudly Presents All-Star No. 7! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

All-Star Comics; The Justice Society of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Shopping Trip] (Table of Contents: 5)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth
Pencils:
Stan Asch
Inks:
Stan Asch
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Peachy Pet

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

[Spy Round-Up] (Table of Contents: 6)

Les Sparks, Radio Amateur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron (signed)
Pencils:
Don Cameron (signed)
Inks:
Don Cameron (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Les Sparks

[The Training Camp Adventure] (Table of Contents: 7)

The King / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Harry Lampert (signed)
Inks:
Harry Lampert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
The King [King Standish]

Indexer Notes

Writer and letterer credits by Craig Delich.

[The White Dragon] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Whip / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John B. Wentworth (signed)
Pencils:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
The Whip [Rodney Gaynor]

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

Flash Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Page includes several small ads from stamps dealers.

Plenty of Energy (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Crocodile's Secret, Part 2 (Table of Contents: 11)

A Jack Raymond Story / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines
Letters:
typeset

T-Model Tommy by Stephen W. Meeder (Table of Contents: 12)

Books Worth Reading / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Foul Play (Table of Contents: 13)

Minute Movies / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Inks:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Wheelan

Genre:
adventure; humor

Here It Is! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

[Smoke from Nowhere] (Table of Contents: 15)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Shelly] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]
Synopsis:
A strange adventure of tracking down a pick-pocket introduces the Hawkman to his bird allies of Hawk Valley, who teach him the secrets of talking to birds and help him track down the criminal he is after.
Keywords:
Hawk Valley

Indexer Notes

This story introduces Hawk Valley.

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Choose Your Prize (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Keds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Hawkman
  2. 1. Another Message to Our Readers
  3. 2. [A Millionaire's Revenge]
    The Flash
  4. 3. ["Thanks a million, boys and girls..."]
    All-Flash Quarterly
  5. 4. The Justice Society of America Proudly Presents All-Star No. 7!
    All-Star Comics; The Justice Society of America
  6. 5. [Shopping Trip]
    Johnny Thunder
  7. 6. [Spy Round-Up]
    Les Sparks, Radio Amateur
  8. 7. [The Training Camp Adventure]
    The King
  9. 8. [The White Dragon]
    The Whip
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Flash Stamps
  11. 10. Plenty of Energy
    Baby Ruth
  12. 11. The Crocodile's Secret, Part 2
    A Jack Raymond Story
  13. 12. T-Model Tommy by Stephen W. Meeder
    Books Worth Reading
  14. 13. Foul Play
    Minute Movies
  15. 14. Here It Is!
    Green Lantern
  16. 15. [Smoke from Nowhere]
    Hawkman
  17. 16. Choose Your Prize
    American Specialty Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Keds
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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