(June 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
1945-04-10
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.


The Soles of Manhattan! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The 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
Boys & girls here they are...

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Soles of Manhattan (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Alfred Bester
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Doiby Dickles
Synopsis
A pair of shoes, claiming to be the shoes of the god Mercury, radically change the lives of four persons who wear them.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit per Craig Delich.

Green Lantern doesn't charge his ring or repeat the oath in the story. Alan Scott's radio station in mentioned, but not specified, in the story.

Duel with a Man-Eating Shark! (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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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
There's a storm a comin' mates!
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: 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 the matter, Cicero?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 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, I don't see any fish!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

2 daily strips combined into one.

[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
I thought you were blind!
Genre
humor
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
Ain't you ashamed of yourself...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

The Walking Bomb (Table of Contents: 10)

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]; Mr. Nitro (villain)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit per Craig Delich.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Story of the First Shots of the Revolution (Table of Contents: 12)

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.

Right Here in Uncle Sam's Backyard (Table of Contents: 13)

Red, White and Blue / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John B. Wentworth
Pencils
Dennis Neville
Inks
Dennis Neville
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Red Dugan; Whitey White; Blooey Blue

Indexer Notes

Writer and artist credits per Craig Delich.

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

Kellogg's Pep / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[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 happened, Cicero?
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff; Cicero
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

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

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 cha doin', Jeff?" "Writing out checks!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

The Case of the Candy Bars (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Robinson (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

public service announcement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
advocacy

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

Picture Stories from the Bible / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Secret Weapon of the Great Kyushi! (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

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

Thom McAn / 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
Boys-girls! Be sure to show this to your mother...
Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Soles of Manhattan!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Boys & girls here they are..."]
  4. 3. Soles of Manhattan
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. Duel with a Man-Eating Shark!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  6. 5. ["There's a storm a comin' mates!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["What's the matter, Cicero?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. ["Mutt, I don't see any fish!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  9. 8. ["I thought you were blind!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  10. 9. ["Ain't you ashamed of yourself..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  11. 10. The Walking Bomb
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  13. 12. The Story of the First Shots of the Revolution
    Picture Stories from American History
  14. 13. Right Here in Uncle Sam's Backyard
    Red, White and Blue
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  16. 15. ["What's happened, Cicero?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  17. 16. ["What cha doin', Jeff?" "Writing out checks!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  18. 17. The Case of the Candy Bars
  19. 18. Not to Be Repeated!
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  21. 20. Hop Harrigan Invites You to Join the All-American Flying Club
    All-American Flying Club
  22. 21. The Secret Weapon of the Great Kyushi!
    Hop Harrigan
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
  24. 23. ["Boys-girls! Be sure to show this to your mother..."]
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes