(February 1945)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1944-12-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
An All-American Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Julius Schwartz (assistant editor, uncredited); Ted Udall (assistant editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Wonder Woman Alias Miss Santa Claus (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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]
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Golden lasso; snow

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)

Racketeers Kidnap Miss Santa Claus (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (signed)
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; aka Miss Santa Claus]; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Judith Allen (mother of Pete and Gertie, introduction); Pete Allen (introduction); Gertie Allen (introduction); Joe "The Gyp" Bamko (villain, Judith's sister's cousin, introduction); Joe's mob [Mike; others unnamed] (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
When Wonder Woman decides to play Santa Claus for some children who have lost all hope, she never would believe it would lead her up against a gang of gold thieves.
Reprints
Keywords
Golden Lasso; Invisible Plane

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

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

The Story of Sir Francis Drake (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
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Sir Francis Drake
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)

Treasure for 10¢ (Table of Contents: 7)

Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue [Tommy Rogers]; The Blue Boys [Toughy; Tubby]; Fingers Fogarty (villain, introduction); Spider (villain, introduction; Tyler (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Toughy buys a real ruby in a 10¢ store.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (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: 9) (Expand) /

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

Race with Death! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Double-Cross (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure

[Henry M. Stanley] (Table of Contents: 12)

Flying Colors / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John M. Jenks (signed)
Pencils
John M. Jenks (signed)
Inks
John M. Jenks (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Henry M. Stanley

Indexer Notes

Facts about the American flag.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Vandals Desecrate Churches (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Jon L. Blummer
Inks
Jon L. Blummer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Gay Ghost [Keith Everet, Charles Collins]; Larry; Nixies; Haytler (villain); Miller (villain); Schiller (villain); Hassenpfeffer (villain); the Checkers (villains, a kid gang); Spike (villain, death)
Synopsis
The Gay Ghost takes on kid gangs who are painting Nazi graffitti on churches.

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

Credits by Jerry Bails.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Meet Mr. Waffles! (Table of Contents: 16)

Wildcat / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger ?
Pencils
Joe Gallagher
Inks
Joe Gallagher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Stretch Skinner; Mr. Waffles (villain, introduction), Killer Perkins (villain, introduction), Diane (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Stretch Skinner tries to write a Wildcat Story.

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

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

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

[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. Wonder Woman Alias Miss Santa Claus
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["For thrills..."]
  4. 3. Racketeers Kidnap Miss Santa Claus
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. ["She suggested keeping me company..."]
    Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries
  6. 5. The Story of Sir Francis Drake
    Picture Stories from American History
  7. 6. ["All she gave us was fruit..."]
    Wheaties
  8. 7. Treasure for 10¢
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The Big All-American Comic Book
  10. 9. Join the Junior Justice Society of America!
    The Junior Justice Society of America
  11. 10. Race with Death!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  12. 11. Double-Cross
  13. 12. [Henry M. Stanley]
    Flying Colors
  14. 13. ["Great Scott! That thief stole my wallet!"]
    Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes
  15. 14. Vandals Desecrate Churches
    The Gay Ghost
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  17. 16. Meet Mr. Waffles!
    Wildcat
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    The Weather Man
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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