(Winter 1944)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1944-12-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Jolaine Publications, Inc.
Brand
An All-American Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Julius Schwartz (story editor, uncredited); Ted Udall (story editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Irwin Hasen
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles

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)

Christmas Gift Books / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Josette Frank
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Case of the Crooked Cook! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Alfred Bester
Pencils
Martin Nodell
Inks
Martin Nodell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; The Lisper (villain)
Synopsis
Green Lantern faces a nefarious plot by the Lisper Gang to use a respectable employment agency as a cover for their racket.

Indexer Notes

Story occurs in Gotham City.

[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!" "Hello, Mutt! This is Jeff...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

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 that? O.K., I'll send two reporters over right away!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Smile That Wins! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Alfred Bester
Pencils
Martin Nodell (signed)
Inks
Martin Nodell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles
Synopsis
Alan visits the doctor foe a stomach ache and he is told the pain is psychosomatic. The cure: smile! But when Alan smiles, it has a very strange effect on people: it makes them confess to crimes they have committed!

Indexer Notes

GL vulnerable to wood only.

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

Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Diamonds Down the Hatch (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Jay Marr] (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Race with Death! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

[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
I bought these shoes here with my ration coupon...
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff
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
What hoofs!" "The old lady who lived in a shoe...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Flying Models (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Cave Kid Goes to Town! (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Henry Kuttner
Pencils
Martin Nodell
Inks
Martin Nodell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Howard Hawkin IV (villain)
Synopsis
While on vacation, Alan and Doiby discover what appears to be a primitive boy living in a cave. G.L. attempts to discover just who the boy really is and the answer is quite unexpected!

Indexer Notes

Story occurs in Gotham City. Alan works for WMCG radio.

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

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

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

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

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Christmas Gift Books
  4. 3. The Case of the Crooked Cook!
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. ["She suggested keeping me company..."]
    Eveready
  6. 5. ["Hello!" "Hello, Mutt! This is Jeff..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["What's that? O.K., I'll send two reporters over right away!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. ["All she gave us was fruit..."]
    Wheaties
  9. 8. The Smile That Wins!
    Green Lantern
  10. 9. ["Great Scott! That thief stole my wallet!"]
    Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes
  11. 10. Diamonds Down the Hatch
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  13. 12. Race with Death!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  14. 13. ["I bought these shoes here with my ration coupon..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  15. 14. ["What hoofs!" "The old lady who lived in a shoe..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  16. 15. Flying Models
    Wheaties
  17. 16. The Cave Kid Goes to Town!
    Green Lantern
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    The Weather Man
  19. 18. ["Have you read these issues yet?"]
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
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  • Gene Reed
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