(Summer 1943)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1943-06-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Jolaine Publications Inc.
Publisher's Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Ted Udall (assistant editor, uncredited)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration. Incorrectly called "Fall Issue" on cover; correctly called "Summer, 1943 Issue" in indicia.

Green Lantern recites his original oath for the last time in this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Howard Purcell (Green Lantern figure); Sheldon Mayer (Doiby Dickles and rest of cover)
Inks
Howard Purcell (Green Lantern figure); Sheldon Mayer (Doiby Dickles and rest of cover)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern; Doiby Dickles

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

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

Spike of Swift River by Jack O'Brien (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.

The Lady and Her Jewels! (Table of Contents: 3)

Green Lantern / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph Greene
Pencils
Marty Nodell (signed)
Inks
Marty Nodell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Trigger Killian (Villain); Ma Killian (Villain); Heist Nolan (Villain); Joan Killian; Jimmy Killian
Synopsis
A notorious jewel thief's wife and son find it difficult to lead a normal life when the specter of her husband's crime seems to follow them wherever they go. That is, until Green Lantern and Doiby make people "see the light" about them.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit revised from Alfred Bester to Joseph Greene by Craig Delich.

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

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

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

Wonder Woman; All-Star Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

A Lease on a Life! (Table of Contents: 6)

Green Lantern / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph Greene
Pencils
Marty Nodell (signed)
Inks
Marty Nodell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; John Forbes (Villain); Mr. Thornton (Villain); The Top (Villain)
Synopsis
A man attempting to secure funds to pay off doctor and hospital bills to save his son's life, agrees to kill a top gangster and then commit suicide so his family can collect his $40,000 worth of insurance.

Indexer Notes

Writer revision from Alfred Bester to Joseph Greene made by Craig Delich.

Alan Scott works for APEX Studios in this story. Green Lantern doesn't charge his ring or recite the oath in this story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say, mister! Wanna pick up a bargain...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, little boy?
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Sydnicate) ?

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

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Taxi! Fiftieth Street and step on it!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That duck's a decoy!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff; Cicero
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jeff don't know the difference between good and bad sportsmanship!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I bought this hunting dog from a farmer...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I say, old boy, aren't you afraid...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (ghosted for Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have to laugh at Jeff!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Aviation's First Flags! (Table of Contents: 15)

Flying Colors / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Jenks (signed)
Pencils
John Jenks (signed)
Inks
John Jenks (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; aviation

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

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jon Blummer
Pencils
Jon Blummer (signed)
Inks
Jon Blummer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
H'yah, kids! Gather 'round and I'll tell you a funny one...
Genre
aviation
Characters
Hop Harrigan; Jon L. Blummer; Tank Tinker
Synopsis
Writer artist Jon L. Blummer goes on a mission side by side with Hop.

Here It Is-- (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

All-American Flying Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

County Fair (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Gaines (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Third Dramatic Issue (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

Doiby Dickles Detective Deputies Ink (Table of Contents: 22)

Green Lantern / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph Greene
Pencils
Marty Nodell (signed)
Inks
Marty Nodell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Teddy (Villain); Nuckles (Villain); Waxey Wells (Villain)
Synopsis
Two young boys approach Doiby in order to take lessons from him on how to be a great detective. Little do they realize that their first case will be to clear Green Lantern of bribery charges!

Indexer Notes

Writer revision from Alfred Bester to Joseph Greene made by Craig Delich.

The Big Eight! (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

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

Take Your Pick! (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

Crowell-Collier Publishing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)