(Fall 1943)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
On-sale date
1943-08-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Wonder Woman Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor); Alice Marble (associate editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #211, 214, 217, 300)
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]; Etta Candy; Mala; the Holliday Girls; The Cheetah [Priscilla Rich]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Wonder Woman and The Cheetah [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 2)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; Courtley Darling (a charity organizer, introduction); Detective Casey (introduction); Inspector Dugan (introduction); a bank President (introduction); The Cheetah [Priscilla Rich] (villain, origin, introduction)
Synopsis
Upstaged by Wonder Woman at a charity event, a jealous socialite is overtaken by her evil alter ego, dons a Cheetah hide, and attempts to frame and kill her Amazon adversary.
Reprints

All These Magazines On Sale Everywhere (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

[Part 2] The Adventure of the Beauty Club (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; General Darnell; Etta Candy; Agnes (intelligence secretary, introduction); Brenda West (beauty club manager, introduction); Gail Young (a mind reader, introduction); The Cheetah [Priscilla Rich] (villain); General Snidu (villain, introduction); Colonel Chinda (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
The Cheetah uses an exclusive beauty club as a front to learn military secrets from soldiers' families. Wonder Woman travels to the Pacific area to stop the Japanese from attacking an American base.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Cheetah dresses her slaves in zebra outfits.

Hop Harrigan and the Radiosonde (Table of Contents: 5)

Hop Harrigan / text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
aviation
Characters
Hop Harrigan

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Are You Pre-Flight Material? (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Madame Chiang Kai-Shek (Table of Contents: 8)

Wonder Women of History / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Alice Marble
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Madame Chiang Kai-shek
Synopsis
Born Mayling Soong in 1899, Madame Chiang Kai-Shek was revered for her persuasive eloquence. She was instrumental in developing a public school system in her native China, as well as bringing attention to child labor conditions.

Indexer Notes

Credits verified by Jerry Bails and Craig Delich.

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

Victory Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

Now You Too Can Have a Junior Justice Society Emblem! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

[Part 3] The Conquest of Paradise (Table of Contents: 11)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Queen Hippolyte; Etta Candy; the Amazons; Paula von Gunther; Mala; Olympic champions [Berta Hale; Kay Carlton] (introduction for both); Gail Young (introduction); Sgt. Doot (introduction); female prisoners on Paradise Island [Claudia; Ema; Carla] (introduction for all); The Cheetah [Priscilla Rich; also as Kay Carleton] (villain)
Synopsis
The Cheetah crashes a competition between Amazons and man's world girls on Paradise Island, seeking the source of the Amazons' strength to help her defeat Wonder Woman.
Reprints
Keywords
magic lasso; Paradise Island

The Big Eight! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Night Boat and Other Tod Moran Mysteries (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Josette Frank
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Herald Publishing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  3. 2. Wonder Woman and The Cheetah [Part 1]
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. All These Magazines On Sale Everywhere
  5. 4. [Part 2] The Adventure of the Beauty Club
    Wonder Woman
  6. 5. Hop Harrigan and the Radiosonde
    Hop Harrigan
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  8. 7. Are You Pre-Flight Material?
    Wheaties
  9. 8. Madame Chiang Kai-Shek
    Wonder Women of History
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Victory Puzzles
  11. 10. Now You Too Can Have a Junior Justice Society Emblem!
    The Junior Justice Society of America
  12. 11. [Part 3] The Conquest of Paradise
    Wonder Woman
  13. 12. The Big Eight!
  14. 13. Editorial Advisory Board
  15. 14. Night Boat and Other Tod Moran Mysteries
    Good Books Worth Reading
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Herald Publishing Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Matthew Head
  • Peter Croome
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