(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.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Ted Udall (assistant editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

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
Martin Nodell (signed)
Inks
Martin 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
Martin Nodell (signed)
Inks
Martin 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 [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks
Al Smith [as 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 [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
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 & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks
Al Smith [as 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 [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
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 & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks
Al Smith [as 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 [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
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 [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
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 [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks
Al Smith [as 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 M. Jenks (signed)
Pencils
John M. Jenks (signed)
Inks
John M. 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 L. Blummer
Pencils
Jon L. Blummer (signed)
Inks
Jon L. 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
Martin Nodell (signed)
Inks
Martin 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)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. Spike of Swift River by Jack O'Brien
    Good Books Worth Reading
  4. 3. The Lady and Her Jewels!
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Comic Cavalcade
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman; All-Star Comics
  7. 6. A Lease on a Life!
    Green Lantern
  8. 7. ["Say, mister! Wanna pick up a bargain..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  9. 8. ["Yes, little boy?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  10. 9. ["Taxi! Fiftieth Street and step on it!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  11. 10. ["That duck's a decoy!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  12. 11. ["Jeff don't know the difference between good and bad sportsmanship!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  13. 12. ["I bought this hunting dog from a farmer..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  14. 13. ["I say, old boy, aren't you afraid..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  15. 14. ["I have to laugh at Jeff!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  16. 15. Aviation's First Flags!
    Flying Colors
  17. 16. ["H'yah, kids! Gather 'round and I'll tell you a funny one..."]
    Hop Harrigan
  18. 17. Here It Is--
    All-American Flying Club
  19. 18. County Fair
  20. 19. Third Dramatic Issue
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Mutt & Jeff
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    All-Flash
  23. 22. Doiby Dickles Detective Deputies Ink
    Green Lantern
  24. 23. The Big Eight!
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Institute for Physical Development
  26. 25. Take Your Pick!
    Crowell-Collier Publishing Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes