(October 1944)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume
6
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
monthly except February, May, August and November
On-sale date
1944-08-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Julius Schwartz (story editor, uncredited)
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.


Fighters Never Quit! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Reinman [as P. R.] (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman [as P. R.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern; Doiby Dickles; Solomon Grundy (Villain)

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

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

The Torch of Liberty (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.

Fighters Never Quit! (Table of Contents: 3)

Green Lantern / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Alfred Bester
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Green Lantern comes up against an opponent impervious to his power ring: the gruesome Solomon Grundy!
Reprints

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

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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
Hello, Jeff! Having any luck?
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: 6)

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
Jeff, I hear you're a big meat eater!
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

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'm air-raid warden for this section!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[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
It is! It is! It is! It is!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Van Dorra's Box! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Al Pratt]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

The Men with Two Lives (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Joe Greene
Pencils
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Inks
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Murdered Spy, Part Two (Table of Contents: 12)

Jimmy Stone / text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Gaines (credited)
Pencils
? (spot illo)
Inks
? (spot illo)
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) / 0.33 page (report information)

Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

[Captured] (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

A Letter from Home! (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

Outsmarting a Saboteur! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Fighters Never Quit!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. The Torch of Liberty
    Good Books Worth Reading
  4. 3. Fighters Never Quit!
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. ["I'm sorry, Sirs!"]
    Eveready
  6. 5. ["Hello, Jeff! Having any luck?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["Jeff, I hear you're a big meat eater!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. ["I'm air-raid warden for this section!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  9. 8. ["It is! It is! It is! It is!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  10. 9. ["Mind if I join you?"]
    Wheaties
  11. 10. Van Dorra's Box!
    The Atom
  12. 11. The Men with Two Lives
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  13. 12. Murdered Spy, Part Two
    Jimmy Stone
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  15. 14. Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club
    All-American Flying Club
  16. 15. [Captured]
    Red, White and Blue
  17. 16. A Letter from Home!
    Hop Harrigan
  18. 17. Outsmarting a Saboteur!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  20. 19. ["Boys & girls - Here is the comic book you've been waiting for!"]
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Allen Ross
  • Matthew Head
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes