(September 1943)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1943-07-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Ted Udall (assistant editor, uncredited); Dorothy Rubicek (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 Harry G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as Harry G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Reprints
Keywords
airplanes

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

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

When the Typhoon Blows (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Josette Frank
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

War Against Society (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
William Marston
Pencils
Frank Godwin
Inks
Frank Godwin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; General Darnell; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Paula Von Gunther; unnamed prison warden (introduction); Sergeant Raffles (introduction); Adolf [as Badman Black] (villain, introduction, death); Adolf's Crime Army [Wolf; Luce; Bender; Grim (death)] (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
After a dying man, claiming to be a part of a crime army, tells Diana and the others about his organization's plot to take over America, Wonder Woman finds herself drugged and in a coma. Only Paula and the Holliday Girls administer the antidote to Wonder Woman and defeat the Crime Army in its tracks.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

art credits by Jerry Bails

[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) /

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

The Medicine of Mibongi (Table of Contents: 6)

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
King James I; Prince Henry; Lord Somerville (villain, introduction); Capt. Bartelmy (villain, introduction); Sam (villain, introduction); Chief Mawa (introduction); Prince Arios (guest); Justin Valor (guest)

The Haunted Mine! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Gross (villain, introduction); Denham (introduction, dies); "Ghost of Espada" (introduction, dies); Collins; Barton

Sister Spy, Part 2 (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Evelyn Gaines (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; spy

Third Dramatic Issue (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Are You "Pre-Flight" Material? (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

The Case of the Bogus Baron! (Table of Contents: 11)

Mr. Terrific / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Muggsy McGraff (villain, introduction); his gang (villains, introduction); Patricia Jones (introduction); Wanda Wilson (introduction)

The Four Freedoms (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

The Case of the Curious Capsules! (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Johnson (villain, introduction); his gang (villains, introduction); Ginger (introduction)

Indexer Notes

art credits by Jerry Bails

The Man You Won't Forget! (Table of Contents: 14)

Wildcat / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Pete Bailey (introduction); The Porker (villain, introduction, dies); Stretch Skinner

Indexer Notes

art credits by Jerry Bails

Now You Too Can Have a Junior Justice Society Emblem! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

The Junior Justice Society of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Institute for Physical Development / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Metro Publications / advertisement / 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. When the Typhoon Blows
    Good Books Worth Reading
  4. 3. War Against Society
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. ["In this magazine is the exciting story of..."]
    Wonder Woman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Comic Cavalcade
  7. 6. The Medicine of Mibongi
    Black Pirate
  8. 7. The Haunted Mine!
    The Gay Ghost
  9. 8. Sister Spy, Part 2
    Hal Mason
  10. 9. Third Dramatic Issue
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  11. 10. Are You "Pre-Flight" Material?
    Wheaties
  12. 11. The Case of the Bogus Baron!
    Mr. Terrific
  13. 12. The Four Freedoms
  14. 13. The Case of the Curious Capsules!
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  15. 14. The Man You Won't Forget!
    Wildcat
  16. 15. Now You Too Can Have a Junior Justice Society Emblem!
    The Junior Justice Society of America
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Institute for Physical Development
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Metro Publications
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
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