(March 1945)

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
1945-01-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
An All-American 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.


A Bag of Assorted Nuts! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern; 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) (Expand) /

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

A Bag of Assorted Nuts!!! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles; Mazda Grady (Intro); Dr. Hockenlocker (Intro)
Synopsis
Doiby's visit to his psychiatrist leads Green lantern into a case involving assorted phobias.

Indexer Notes

Credits per Craig Delich. Story signed "Mart Nodell and Paul Reinman," but Nodell did NO art on this.

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

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
Mutt, cut some wood for the fireplace!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Cicero
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

[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
Jeff, you take care my pet shop today?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Color of Crime (Table of Contents: 7)

Dr. Mid-Nite / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph 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]; Abner Pearson (Intro); Myra Mason; Tim; Ralph Pearson (villain)
Synopsis
Dr. Mid-Nite investigates when a nephew tries to have his uncle committed: a man who believes that he is going insane and who also believes that he murdered his brother. The Man of Night succeeds in establishing that the so-called killer is actually color blind and couldn't have committed the crime.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit per Craig Delich.

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

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

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

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 can't walk, my rheumatism is so bad!
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: 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
Jeff, here's two bits...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Join the Fight Against Infantile Paralysis!! (Table of Contents: 11)

Wonder Woman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Peter
Inks
Harry Peter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman
Synopsis
Wonder Woman encourages readers to donate money for research.

Whiz Cop (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure

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

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

[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
I say, what time is the eastbound train due?
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

[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
Come, Wendell, eat your crusts...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[Things at Home] (Table of Contents: 16)

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; Doris West
Synopsis
Blooey volunteers to test a new drug, which gives him amnesia.

The Story of New Netherland (Table of Contents: 17)

Picture Stories from American History / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; history
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 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
Now's my chance to make good...
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich. Includes a plug at the bottom for the war effort.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

Tank Tries the Teakettle!! (Table of Contents: 22)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 6 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; Tank Tinker; The Black Cobra (Villain)
Synopsis
Hop is testing a new jet plane that the Black Cobra wants to steal for Japan.

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

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Fat and Slat / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Bag of Assorted Nuts!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["For thrills and laughs..."]
  4. 3. A Bag of Assorted Nuts!!!
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. ["Mutt, cut some wood for the fireplace!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  6. 5. ["Jeff, you take care my pet shop today?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["Pst -- Don't bring in any prisoners right now..."]
    Wheaties
  8. 7. The Color of Crime
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  9. 8. ["Hey, look! A runaway truck..."]
    Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes
  10. 9. ["I can't walk, my rheumatism is so bad!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  11. 10. ["Jeff, here's two bits..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  12. 11. Join the Fight Against Infantile Paralysis!!
    Wonder Woman
  13. 12. Whiz Cop
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  15. 14. ["I say, what time is the eastbound train due?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  16. 15. ["Come, Wendell, eat your crusts..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  17. 16. [Things at Home]
    Red, White and Blue
  18. 17. The Story of New Netherland
    Picture Stories from American History
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  20. 19. ["Now's my chance to make good..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
  22. 21. Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club
    All-American Flying Club
  23. 22. Tank Tries the Teakettle!!
    Hop Harrigan
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Fat and Slat
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    The Big All-American Comic Book
  27. 26. ["Some day Albright is going to carry his hot-foots too far!"]
    Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes