(June 1944)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
On-sale date
1944-04-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer; Julius Schwartz (story editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

At the bottom of the first story page: "June All-American No. 58. Entire contents copyrighted 1944 by J. R. Publishing Co."


The Mystery of Marvelous Mervyn! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern; Doiby Dickles; Mervyn

The Mystery of Marvelous Marvyn! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Alfred Bester
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Mervyn (Villain)
Synopsis
Mervyn was a genius and how he hated that so, so one night he decided to rebel against his parent's wishes and join up with a mob to plan some heists. Unfortunately for Mervyn, he scared the crooks more than Green Lantern did.

Indexer Notes

Oddity: The name of the young lad in this story is spelled incorrectly in the story title. On the cover and throughout the story, he is called Mervyn, but in the story title it is Marvyn.

Escape from Two-Way Death! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 1 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
Soldiers Camouflage with Hay to Deceive Enemy
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cicero's cat
Reprints
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 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'll let you have her for five bucks!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 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
You must of missed that one by six inches!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 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
Mutt, I know we can't get gas...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

[The Bully] (Table of Contents: 7)

Scribbly and the Red Tornado / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Sheldon Mayer

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Scribbly; Red Tornado [Ma Hunkle]

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gangsters, Guns and Girls! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Joseph Greene
Pencils
Joe Gallagher
Inks
Joe Gallagher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Al Pratt]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Limericks vs. Larceny! (Table of Contents: 10)

Dr. Mid-Nite / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph Greene
Pencils
Stan Asch
Inks
Stan Asch
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Mid-Nite [Dr. Charles McNider]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Time Out for Fun and Adventure (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Counterfeit Ring, Part One (Table of Contents: 12)

Jimmy Stone / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Gaines (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Jimmy Stone

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

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

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

Victory Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Pencils
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Inks
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
A. W. Nugent

Blooey Blows His Horn! (Table of Contents: 15)

Red, White and Blue / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Gallagher
Inks
Joe Gallagher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Red Dugan; Whitey White; Blooey Blue

Indexer Notes

Ted Udall script credit removed by Craig Delich.

Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

The Evil Power of Naja Hana the Black Cobra! (Table of Contents: 17)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
aviation
Characters
Hop Harrigan; Black Cobra [Naja Hana] (Villain)

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

Yours Free! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Mystery of Marvelous Mervyn!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Mystery of Marvelous Marvyn!
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Escape from Two-Way Death!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  4. 3. ["Soldiers Camouflage with Hay to Deceive Enemy"]
    Cicero's Cat
  5. 4. ["I'll let you have her for five bucks!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  6. 5. ["You must of missed that one by six inches!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["Mutt, I know we can't get gas..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. [The Bully]
    Scribbly and the Red Tornado
  9. 8. ["Stick around fellas..."]
    Wheaties
  10. 9. Gangsters, Guns and Girls!
    The Atom
  11. 10. Limericks vs. Larceny!
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  12. 11. Time Out for Fun and Adventure
  13. 12. Counterfeit Ring, Part One
    Jimmy Stone
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Victory Puzzles
  16. 15. Blooey Blows His Horn!
    Red, White and Blue
  17. 16. Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club
    All-American Flying Club
  18. 17. The Evil Power of Naja Hana the Black Cobra!
    Hop Harrigan
  19. 18. Yours Free!
    Wheaties
  20. 19. ["You're violating the blackout, Sergeant."]
    Eveready
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes