(February 1945)

DC, 1940 Series
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Volume
6
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1944-12-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
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 ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


High Jinks on the Rinks (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
E. E. Hibbard
Inks
E. E. Hibbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; The Hawkman [Carter Hall] (inset); Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan

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) (Expand) /

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

High Jinks on the Rinks (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils
E. E. Hibbard (credited)
Inks
E. E. Hibbard (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan; Joan Williams; Cutthroat Charley (villain)
Synopsis
The Three Dimwits read an ad in the local newspaper encouraging them to remove any savings that they have and to invest it. They do: in a roller rink that's $50,000 in debt!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Story of Sir Walter Raleigh (Table of Contents: 5)

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
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Sir Walter Raleigh
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Telegram from Daisy] (Table of Contents: 7)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
John Wentworth [as John B. Wentworth] (credited)
Pencils
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (credited)
Inks
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Johnny Thunder; Daisy Darling; Peachy Pet; Egghead [John B. Wentworth]
Synopsis
Johnny tries to get to the station to pick up Daisy, while Peachy Pet criticizes the story's writer for forgetting the Thunderbolt.

Indexer Notes

Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt does not appear this issue.

Race with Death! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Without Warning (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Big All-American Comic Book / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Join the Junior Justice Society of America! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

The Junior Justice Society of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

A Day in Doodleville (Table of Contents: 13)

The Ghost Patrol / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Wentworth
Pencils
Frank Harry
Inks
Frank Harry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
The Ghost Patrol [Fred; Pedro; Slim]
Keywords
Doodleville

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Painter and the $100,000 (Table of Contents: 15)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Aaron Moore; C. Granford Jamieson
Synopsis
A famous painter laments over his new found wealth since he can't collect one cent while he still has in his possession $100,000 that he stole years before.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. High Jinks on the Rinks
    The Flash
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["For thrills..."]
  4. 3. High Jinks on the Rinks
    The Flash
  5. 4. ["She suggested keeping me company..."]
    Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries
  6. 5. The Story of Sir Walter Raleigh
    Picture Stories from American History
  7. 6. ["All she gave us was fruit..."]
    Wheaties
  8. 7. [Telegram from Daisy]
    Johnny Thunder
  9. 8. Race with Death!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  10. 9. Without Warning
  11. 10. ["Yes-- Boys & girls..."]
    The Big All-American Comic Book
  12. 11. Join the Junior Justice Society of America!
    The Junior Justice Society of America
  13. 12. ["Great Scott! That thief stole my wallet!"]
    Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes
  14. 13. A Day in Doodleville
    The Ghost Patrol
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  16. 15. The Painter and the $100,000
    Hawkman
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    The Weather Man
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Bob Hughes
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross