(February 1944)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume
5
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1943-12-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Dorothy Woolfolk (assistant editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Tale of the 1000 Dollar Bill (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
E. E. Hibbard
Inks
E. E. Hibbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; The Hawkman [Carter Hall] (inset)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Books for Your Christmas List / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Josette Frank
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Thousand Dollar Bill!!! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils
Martin Naydel [as E. E. Hibbard] (credited)
Inks
Martin Naydel [as E. E. Hibbard] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]
Synopsis
A meek, hen-pecked man accidentally draws $1000 out of his bank account and is amazed to note how people suddenly treat him with respect. The Flash also notices a group of crooks who take an unusual interest in him as well.

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich.

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

All-Flash / 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 Thunderbolt Impersonates Johnny] (Table of Contents: 6)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
John B. Wentworth
Pencils
Stan Asch
Inks
Stan Asch
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Johnny Thunder; the Thunderbolt

Legend of the Lethal Lagoon! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
war
Characters
The Ghost Patrol [Slim; Fred; Pedro]

Join the Junior Justice Society of America (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

The Sleeping Beauty (Table of Contents: 9)

Minute Movies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Wheelan
Pencils
Ed Wheelan
Inks
Ed Wheelan
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Wheelan

Genre
adventure; humor

Here's Get Up and Go (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Killer Plant, Part One (Table of Contents: 11)

Jack Raymond / text story / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Gaines
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Complete Your Old Testament Series in This Colorful Form! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Picture Stories from the Bible / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

The Light That Never Failed! (Table of Contents: 13)

The Whip / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Homer Fleming (signed)
Inks
Homer Fleming (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Whip [Rodney Gaynor]

Look Now on Your Favorite Newsstand (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Personal Protection from the Hawkman! (Table of Contents: 15)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]
Synopsis
A group of criminals seek to discredit the Feathered Fury by selling phony scrolls to people purporting to offer "protection" from Hawkman.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

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

The Weather Man / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Funk and Wagnalls New Standard Encyclopedia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Captain Tootsie and the Secret Weapon! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Tale of the 1000 Dollar Bill
    The Flash
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Books for Your Christmas List
  4. 3. Thousand Dollar Bill!!!
    The Flash
  5. 4. ["Now the Flash battles..."]
    All-Flash
  6. 5. ["More adventures of the Flash in..."]
    Comic Cavalcade
  7. 6. [The Thunderbolt Impersonates Johnny]
    Johnny Thunder
  8. 7. Legend of the Lethal Lagoon!
    The Ghost Patrol
  9. 8. Join the Junior Justice Society of America
    The Junior Justice Society of America
  10. 9. The Sleeping Beauty
    Minute Movies
  11. 10. Here's Get Up and Go
    Wheaties
  12. 11. The Killer Plant, Part One
    Jack Raymond
  13. 12. Complete Your Old Testament Series in This Colorful Form!
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  14. 13. The Light That Never Failed!
    The Whip
  15. 14. Look Now on Your Favorite Newsstand
  16. 15. Personal Protection from the Hawkman!
    Hawkman
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    The Weather Man
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Funk and Wagnalls New Standard Encyclopedia
  19. 18. Captain Tootsie and the Secret Weapon!
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
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