(December 1942)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1942-10-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Ted Udall (assistant editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Reprints

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

S.O.S. Radio Patrol (Table of Contents: 2)

Good Books Worth Reading / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Josette Frank
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[America's Guardian Angel] (Table of Contents: 3)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (signed)
Pencils
Harry Peter
Inks
Harry Peter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Colonel Darnell; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; LeRoy Fontaine (movie producer); Yvette (villain, von Gunther slave, introduction, death); Ben Black (villain, movie director, introduction); Paula von Gunther (villain); the Nazis (villains); the Japanese (villains)
Synopsis
With Steve in Hollywood chasing after spies, Wonder Woman agrees to go there as well to film a movie, but ends up kidnapped (along with Steve) by Paula von Gunther.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story title from Chronicles reprint.

Paula von Gunther is restored to life by electricity in this story.

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

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

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

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

[The Lost Colony of Virginia] (Table of Contents: 6)

Black Pirate and Son / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
historical
Characters
Jon Valor; Justin Valor; American Indians; Virginia (intro, not named until Sensation 14)
Synopsis
Jon Valor and Justin visit the shores of America and rescue Virginia, an orphan white girl from savages.

[The Nazis' Magnetic Menace] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Gay Ghost / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Howard Purcell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Gay Ghost; Nazis; Deborah Wallace

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

Ralston; Tom Mix Commandos Comics / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[The Deadly Jokes of Mr. Laff] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mr. Terrific / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Udall (signed)
Pencils
Chuck Winter [as Hal Sharp] (ghost)
Inks
Chuck Winter [as Hal Sharp] (ghost)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Terrific; Mr. Laff (Intro, villain); Wanda Wilson

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

America Honors China (Table of Contents: 10)

Sensation Stamp Page / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sidney M. Elias
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Page includes many small ads from stamps dealers.

The Lady with the Lemons, Part I (Table of Contents: 11)

Hal Mason / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Gaines
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Hal Mason

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

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

[The Kidnapping of Tommy Rogers] (Table of Contents: 13)

Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Inks
Jon L. Blummer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue; Toughy; Tubby; Hans Hunker (Intro); Nazis; Dan Rogers

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Jerry Bails and Craig Delich.

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

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

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

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

[The Coming of Corny Collins] (Table of Contents: 16)

Wildcat / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Irwin Hasen (signed)
Inks
Irwin Hasen (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat; Corny Collins; Stretch Skinner; Slug; Weasel Chorr (both villains); Joan Fortune

Energy to Overcome Obstacles! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. S.O.S. Radio Patrol
    Good Books Worth Reading
  4. 3. [America's Guardian Angel]
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. ["Thanks, boys & girls, for the wonderful reception..."]
    Wonder Woman
  6. 5. ["The Justice Society is here again!"]
    All-Star Comics; The Justice Society of America
  7. 6. [The Lost Colony of Virginia]
    Black Pirate and Son
  8. 7. [The Nazis' Magnetic Menace]
    The Gay Ghost
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Ralston; Tom Mix Commandos Comics
  10. 9. [The Deadly Jokes of Mr. Laff]
    Mr. Terrific
  11. 10. America Honors China
    Sensation Stamp Page
  12. 11. The Lady with the Lemons, Part I
    Hal Mason
  13. 12. ["Well, Jeff, we made it!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  14. 13. [The Kidnapping of Tommy Rogers]
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  15. 14. ["Another complete novel-length story featuring The Flash..."]
    All-Flash
  16. 15. ["Doiby Dickles, speakin'..."]
    Green Lantern
  17. 16. [The Coming of Corny Collins]
    Wildcat
  18. 17. Energy to Overcome Obstacles!
    Baby Ruth
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
This issue was most recently modified by:
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