(July 1945)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1945-05-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited as F. W. Ellsworth) (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Burnley
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And it isn't Superman who's doing this --
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
newspapers; stereotyping of the Japanese; World War II

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

People Like to Laugh! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Buzzy; All Funny Comics; Real Screen Funnies / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

The Enchanted Mountain! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Don C. Cameron
Pencils
Ira Yarbrough
Inks
Ira Yarbrough
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; the Wizard of Wokit; Lois Lane
Reprints

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mysterious Marauder! (Table of Contents: 6)

Congo Bill / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
John Daly
Inks
John Daly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Congo Bill; Gul Khan; Blake; Randall
Synopsis
While in India visiting a friend, Bill discovers a gang that's throwing travelers into a tiger pit with a hungry tiger.
Keywords
elephants; India; jewels; tigers; treasure chests

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

public service announcement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do y'want me to get really mad?!?
Genre
advocacy

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

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

Orient of the Occident! (Table of Contents: 9)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
Mort Meskin (as Mort Morton Jr.) (signed)
Inks
Mort Meskin (as Mort Morton Jr.) (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Vigilante [Greg Sanders]

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

In the Cards (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff (credited as Blair Bolton)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

The Pyrotechnician! (Table of Contents: 12)

Hayfoot Henry / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Kaye
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Hayfoot Henry

Indexer Notes

Schwartz script credit removed by Craig Delich. The Who's Who states that Schwartz wrote this strip from 1946-48.

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

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

Crime -- Off the Record! (Table of Contents: 14)

Zatara / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
William White (as William F. White)
Inks
William White (as William F. White)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Zatara

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Jasper / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Lit-Win
Pencils
Lit-Win (signed)
Inks
Lit-Win
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Working on a big case, no doubt!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

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

Supermen of America / public service announcement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you a good American?

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["And it isn't Superman who's doing this --"]
    Superman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. People Like to Laugh!
    Buzzy; All Funny Comics; Real Screen Funnies
  4. 3. The Enchanted Mountain!
    Superman
  5. 4. ["Wish the boss would shift me to left field..."]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
  7. 6. Mysterious Marauder!
    Congo Bill
  8. 7. ["Do y'want me to get really mad?!?"]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  10. 9. Orient of the Occident!
    Vigilante
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  12. 11. In the Cards
  13. 12. The Pyrotechnician!
    Hayfoot Henry
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  15. 14. Crime -- Off the Record!
    Zatara
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
  17. 16. ["Working on a big case, no doubt!"]
    Jasper
  18. 17. ["Are you a good American?"]
    Supermen of America
  19. 18. ["Oops, pardon us, ladies!"]
    Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries
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