(January 1946)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1945-11-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (managing editor); Mort Weisinger (story editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Printed in U.S.A.

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1945, New Series, Volume 40, Number 4. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B 703060.


Superman at Work (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

Editorial Advisory Board Superman DC Comic Magazines (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.
Listing of members of the Editorial Advisory Board and DC comic titles. Includes indicia.

D is for Donkey (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Average American (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson ?
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
George Roussos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Perry White; Lois Lane; Hammerhead Haines

Indexer Notes

credits by Bob Hughes 8/06

The Bengal Woman! (Table of Contents: 4)

Congo Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Congo Bill; Gunka; Brooks; the Bengal Woman
Synopsis:
Bill works to prevent a gang of thieves working for an Asian woman from raiding a medical supply convoy bound for China from India.
Keywords:
Australian Army; British Army; China; Gurkhas; India; Japanese Imperial Army; medical supplies; whips; World War II

The Amazing Mr. Minute (Table of Contents: 5)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin [as Mort Morton Jr.]
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Vigilante

Smoke Signal (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Annette Blackman ? [as Alton Black]
Letters:
typeset

["Big pow wow of chiefs --Sign treaty!"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Chief Hot Foot / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

The Rainbow Plot (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Stan Kaye
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Hayfoot Henry

Indexer Notes

writer id by Craig Delich

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

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lit. Win
Inks:
Lit Win
Colors:
?

Lowdown on a High Hat (Table of Contents: 10)

Zatara / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson?
Pencils:
W. F. White
Inks:
W. F. White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Zatara

Indexer Notes

writer credit by Bob Hughes 8/06

Daisy Play Guns Now Ready (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

I Shall Show You How to Learn Radio (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Clancy, I think you done that on purpose!"] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman at Work
    Superman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board Superman DC Comic Magazines
  3. 2. D is for Donkey
  4. 3. The Average American
    Superman
  5. 4. The Bengal Woman!
    Congo Bill
  6. 5. The Amazing Mr. Minute
    Vigilante
  7. 6. Smoke Signal
  8. 7. ["Big pow wow of chiefs --Sign treaty!"]
    Chief Hot Foot
  9. 8. The Rainbow Plot
    Hayfoot Henry
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Daffy & Doodle
  11. 10. Lowdown on a High Hat
    Zatara
  12. 11. Daisy Play Guns Now Ready
    Daisy Air Rifles
  13. 12. I Shall Show You How to Learn Radio
    National Radio Institute
  14. 13. ["Clancy, I think you done that on purpose!"]
    Lighter Moments; Eveready Batteries
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