(Fall 1944)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1944-08-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gainlee Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Julius Schwartz (story editor, uncredited); Ted Udall (story editor, uncredited)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cardboard cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound #1-41; Saddle-stitched #42-63
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman; The Flash; Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Harry
Inks
Frank Harry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Reprints
Keywords
football

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

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

What's in This Issue of Comic Cavalcade (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Amazon Bride (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
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]; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy (dream appearance); the Holiday Girls (dream appearance); Casino (villain, introduction); unnamed gangsters (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Wonder Woman is drugged by gangsters, and that night she dreams that she has lost her Amazon powers, so agrees to marry Steve. But before the vows are completed, she awakes, and rushes to save Steve from the gangsters who drugged her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from "The Secret History of Wonder Woman" (Jill Lapore, 2014).

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Flipping an Egg] (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

Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit 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
Hey, Jeff! C'mere! What do you call that in my soup?
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; 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]
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Mutt! I found a four-leaf clover!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
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]
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, I'll be... That's Jeff talking to a distinguished looking gent!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[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
Pardon me, but would you fellers be interested...
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]
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mutt, how good is your eyesight?
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
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] (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 mad because a cop gave me a ticket!
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
Lady, can I...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

The Big Eight: Tops in Monthly Comic Magazines (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

The Twain Shall Meet (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
M. C. Gaines
Pencils
Dennis Neville
Inks
Dennis Neville
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
Keywords
The East and West Association

Indexer Notes

This feature, prepared in cooperation with the East and West Association, becomes Johnny Everyman beginning in Comic Cavalcade #10.

Is the Kid a Killer? (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Kit Cody (introduction); underworld gang (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
The Emerald Crusader and Doiby are puzzled by the fact that a 10-year old cowboy star spends his spare time secretly conferring with a gang of underworld killers.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Doiby Dickles Goes on a Case: Paper Salvage! (Table of Contents: 16)

Green Lantern / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles
Synopsis
Doiby tackles a stranger and accuses him of wasting paper and explains its importance to the war effort. The stranger explains that the receptacle the paper was thrown into was not a waste bin but was rather specifically designated for collecting waste paper for the war effort.
Keywords
paper salvage; waste paper

Heroes in Dungarees (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dennis Neville
Inks
Dennis Neville
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Craig Delich.

150 Mile Race to Save a Nation (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

The Psalm of the K Ration (Table of Contents: 19)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 7 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; group of Allied infantrymen (introduction for all); Japanese soldiers (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Hop's plane is shot down over enemy territory, but he is able to evade Japanese forces until he is rescued by the U.S. Infantry.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The text of this story follows the 23rd Psalm from the Holy Bible.

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

Barefoot Evidence (Table of Contents: 21)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
detective-mystery

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

The Story of Prince Henry (Table of Contents: 23)

Picture Stories from American History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
M. C. Gaines; W. W. D. Sones
Pencils
Allen Simon
Inks
Allen Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
Prince Henry
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from reprint. We formerly credited the art to Don Cameron in error.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

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
It's late, Mutt!
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

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
You fool! That's me you threw in here!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

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
Don't let fear be your master!
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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
Hm-m-- I didn't know Jeff went in for art!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Actually Fly (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Letter to You from Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker! (Table of Contents: 30)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Man Who Tilted Windmills! (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Jon Chester Kozlak [as CK] (signed)
Inks
Jon Chester Kozlak [as CK] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Nathaniel Nogget
Synopsis
For centuries, the family of Nathaniel Nogget tried to live up to its reputation, but when Nathaniel invents a pair of 4th Dimensional forceps that can steal anything, anywhere, the Underworld wonders how it can steal the forceps and manage to stay out of the way of the Flash at the same time!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32) (Expand) /

Metro Publications / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How Joe's Body Brought Him Fame Instead of Shame (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Captain Tootsie Battles Monster Man! (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman; The Flash; Green Lantern
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. What's in This Issue of Comic Cavalcade
  4. 3. The Amazon Bride
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. ["The leaflets tell 'em..."]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. [Flipping an Egg]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["Hey, Jeff! C'mere! What do you call that in my soup?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. ["Look, Mutt! I found a four-leaf clover!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  9. 8. ["Well, I'll be... That's Jeff talking to a distinguished looking gent!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  10. 9. ["Pardon me, but would you fellers be interested..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  11. 10. ["Mutt, how good is your eyesight?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  12. 11. ["I'm mad because a cop gave me a ticket!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  13. 12. ["Lady, can I..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  14. 13. The Big Eight: Tops in Monthly Comic Magazines
  15. 14. The Twain Shall Meet
  16. 15. Is the Kid a Killer?
    Green Lantern
  17. 16. Doiby Dickles Goes on a Case: Paper Salvage!
    Green Lantern
  18. 17. Heroes in Dungarees
  19. 18. 150 Mile Race to Save a Nation
    Thom McAn
  20. 19. The Psalm of the K Ration
    Hop Harrigan
  21. 20. Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club
    All-American Flying Club
  22. 21. Barefoot Evidence
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  24. 23. The Story of Prince Henry
    Picture Stories from American History
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  26. 25. ["It's late, Mutt!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  27. 26. ["You fool! That's me you threw in here!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  28. 27. ["Don't let fear be your master!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  29. 28. ["Hm-m-- I didn't know Jeff went in for art!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  30. 29. Actually Fly
    Wheaties
  31. 30. A Letter to You from Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker!
  32. 31. The Man Who Tilted Windmills!
    The Flash
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Metro Publications
  34. 33. How Joe's Body Brought Him Fame Instead of Shame
    Charles Atlas
  35. 34. Captain Tootsie Battles Monster Man!
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie VM
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lionel English
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Matthew Head
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Walls
  • Dwayne Best