(June 1943)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1943-04-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Ted Udall (assistant editor, uncredited); Dorothy Woolfolk (assistant editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[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
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

H. G. Peter's signature can be seen in the extreme lower left corner of the cover, as noted by Barry Sandoval.

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Fisherman Four (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.

[The Secret City of the Incas] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
Pencils
Frank Godwin
Inks
Frank Godwin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Inca Chieftain (introduction); Cura (Chieftain's daughter, introduction); Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; General Darnell; Arios Hardik (archaeologist, introduction, death); Captain Tommy West (intelligence officer, introduction, death); Senor Quito (villain, Incan High Priest, introduction, death); Quito's followers (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Steve goes to California to get information from a Captain West in regards to Japanese activity in South America, but West is killed before he can pass the information on to Trevor. Trevor is then kidnapped by the killer and it takes Wonder Woman to rescue him.
Reprints
Keywords
Mental Radio

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jerry Bails.

Here She Is Again! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Thanks, boys and girls, for the wonderful reception...

Energy Is Ammunition! (Table of Contents: 6)

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Man Who Hated London (Table of Contents: 7)

Black Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
historical
Characters
Justin

[Sugo, Yakita and Shimaka] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Gay Ghost / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero

The Case of the Radio Robbers (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Ted Udall ?
Pencils
Hal Sharp (signed)
Inks
Hal Sharp (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wanda Wilson; Skinny Smuggly

The Clover Club Mystery, Part 1 (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Evelyn Gaines (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Follow the Adventures of Hop Harrigan (Table of Contents: 11)

Hop Harrigan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.17 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Model Planes (Table of Contents: 12)

The Crowell-Collier Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Crime Is Made Not Born! (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Harry
Inks
Frank Harry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; superhero

Indexer Notes

artist data from Jerry Bails

Kingdom without a King (Table of Contents: 14)

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.

Second Chance (Table of Contents: 15)

Wildcat / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Stretch Skinner

Indexer Notes

Writer confirmed by the original script owned by Joel Thingvall, and first page printed in Alter Ego #20. Script dated (by editor?) September 14, 1942.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Right out of the Bible (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Wonders of Science Simplified / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. Fisherman Four
    Good Books Worth Reading
  4. 3. [The Secret City of the Incas]
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. Here She Is Again!
    Wonder Woman
  6. 5. ["Thanks, boys and girls, for the wonderful reception..."]
    Comic Cavalcade
  7. 6. Energy Is Ammunition!
    Baby Ruth
  8. 7. The Man Who Hated London
    Black Pirate
  9. 8. [Sugo, Yakita and Shimaka]
    The Gay Ghost
  10. 9. The Case of the Radio Robbers
    Mr. Terrific
  11. 10. The Clover Club Mystery, Part 1
    Hal Mason
  12. 11. Follow the Adventures of Hop Harrigan
    Hop Harrigan
  13. 12. Model Planes
    The Crowell-Collier Publishing Co.
  14. 13. Crime Is Made Not Born!
    Little Boy Blue
  15. 14. Kingdom without a King
    Sensation Stamp Page
  16. 15. Second Chance
    Wildcat
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    All-Star Comics; The Justice Society of America; All-Flash
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern; Mutt & Jeff
  19. 18. Right out of the Bible
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Wonders of Science Simplified
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