(December 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
1944-10-10
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 covers; Newsprint interiors
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Da Distrik Attoiney (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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have you read these Fall issues yet?

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Doiby Dickles, da Distrik Attoiney! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Henry Kuttner
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles
Synopsis
While on vacation, Alan and Doiby visit the town of Petunia, where Doiby is mistakenly identified as the new District Attorney. His first prosecution: Green Lantern!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Capturing the Counterfeiters (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

The Men Who Feared Guns! (Table of Contents: 5)

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.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Roland Coe (signed)
Inks
Roland Coe (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you fellows would all eat Wheaties...

[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
I'll need both hands to work with!
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: 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
Something in a new spring hat, madame?
Genre
humor
Characters
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
What's this?" "Girl jockeys!
Genre
humor
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] (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
What're you trying to do, Jeff?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

The Stories of John Cabot and Vasco da Gama (Table of Contents: 11)

Picture Stories from American History / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
John Cabot; Vasco da Gama
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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
Hm - Nice office you got here!
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: 13)

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
You see, gentlemen, every time I put my foot in the door...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

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
Sign here!" "What for?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

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
What's that little squirt doin'...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Flying Models of Famous Fighter Planes (Table of Contents: 16)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Crime in the News (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Jesse Merlan] (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

Not to Be Repeated! (Table of Contents: 18)

public service announcement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Problem: Find Red Dugan, Fighting Marine! (Table of Contents: 19)

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

These Can Be Yours (Table of Contents: 20)

The Crowell-Collier Publishing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Haunted Temple of Kompong Pagan! (Table of Contents: 21)

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.

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

Metro Publications / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An important message to the boys and girls of America!
Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick MacKay (signed)
Inks
Dick MacKay (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This hound must belong to him
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Da Distrik Attoiney
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Have you read these Fall issues yet?"]
  4. 3. Doiby Dickles, da Distrik Attoiney!
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. Capturing the Counterfeiters
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  6. 5. The Men Who Feared Guns!
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  7. 6. ["If you fellows would all eat Wheaties..."]
    Wheaties
  8. 7. ["I'll need both hands to work with!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  9. 8. ["Something in a new spring hat, madame?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  10. 9. ["What's this?" "Girl jockeys!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  11. 10. ["What're you trying to do, Jeff?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  12. 11. The Stories of John Cabot and Vasco da Gama
    Picture Stories from American History
  13. 12. ["Hm - Nice office you got here!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  14. 13. ["You see, gentlemen, every time I put my foot in the door..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  15. 14. ["Sign here!" "What for?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  16. 15. ["What's that little squirt doin'..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  17. 16. Flying Models of Famous Fighter Planes
    Wheaties
  18. 17. Crime in the News
  19. 18. Not to Be Repeated!
  20. 19. Problem: Find Red Dugan, Fighting Marine!
    Red, White and Blue
  21. 20. These Can Be Yours
    The Crowell-Collier Publishing Co.
  22. 21. The Haunted Temple of Kompong Pagan!
    Hop Harrigan
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Metro Publications
  24. 23. ["An important message to the boys and girls of America!"]
  25. 24. ["This hound must belong to him"]
    Eveready
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes